Indiana Pacers

Running thoughts: R1G1 – Pacers 98, Cavaliers 80

Here are my running thoughts from the Pacers’ 98-80 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers Sunday afternoon at Quicken Loans Arena. It was game 1 of their best-of-seven first-round series. LeBron-led teams enter this series with 21 consecutive first-round victories. They’re 48-7 all-time. His last loss was all the way back in 2012, to the New…

Ep. 82: Dave McMenamin previews Pacers-Cavaliers

Dave McMenamin, Indiana Pacers, Cleveland Cavaliers, 2018 NBA Playoffs

Dave McMenamin is on the Cleveland Cavaliers beat, covering all things LeBron James and the Cavs for ESPN. The Pacers’ first-round series begins in Cleveland where they’ll try to beat LeBron James in the playoffs for the first time. He’s ended their postseason run in five of the last seven years. The Pacers, meanwhile, are…

VIDEO: Pacers discuss their first-round matchup against Cleveland

Victor Oladipo, Pacers, St. Vincent Center, 2018 NBA Playoffs

The Pacers drew the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first-round of the playoffs, which begin on Saturday. Going against LeBron, the Pacers are included in the marquee game Sunday afternoon — which can be seen over the air on ABC. [Click here for the full schedule] It’ll be just their second appearance on national television this…

Pacers wearing gold uniforms in every first-round game

Indiana Pacers, Nike, Statement Edition Uniforms, Cleveland Cavaliers, Lance Stephenson

It won’t be difficult for basketball fans to spot the Pacers … they’ll be in their gold uniforms for every game in the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs. Nike, which took over from Adidas as the official uniform and apparel provider in June, 2017, introduced Statement Edition uniforms for all 30 teams in…

VIDEO: Locker mates Oladipo and Turner test how much they know about one another

Victor Oladipo, Myles Turner, Pacers, UNINTERRUPTED

Victor Oladipo has been on the Pacers and playing alongside Myles Turner for seven months, but the chemistry between the duo didn’t even take that long to develop. They’re both starters and key contributors helping the Pacers win 48 games and earn the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference. These two have lockers directly in…