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Indiana Pacers Season Preview: Paul George as the Centerpiece of Grand Ambition

Posted on 17 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

The Indiana Pacers have made the playoffs in five of the last six seasons, including two conference finals. They were built to win a championship and got sidetracked. With Paul George healthy again, a new head coach in Nate McMillan and interesting additions like Jeff Teague and Al Jefferson, Larry Bird is trying to get them back in a position to win a championship. More

NBA Rumors – Indiana Pacers Aren’t Going to Tank

Posted on 14 Aug, 2014, by in NBA

Losing their best player to a season ending injury and perhaps their second most important offensive player to free agency could mean the Indiana Pacers are headed towards a season that will be about tanking in order to ensure a better future, although it’s hard to believe that’s going to happen considering the men running this team. More

Indiana Pacers – Breaking the Glass Ceiling

Posted on 1 Jun, 2014, by in NBA

The Indiana Pacers aren’t a minority in the NBA, but there seems to be an impassable barrier that keeps holding them back from reaching the NBA finals. The question that needs to be asked – is it another team getting in their way, or are their other problems, internal, from the coaching of Frank Vogel, to the problematic Roy Hibbert and Lance Stephenson, or maybe the not quite superstar Paul George, or maybe even the decision making of Larry Bird, resulting in a bench that is completely ignored throughout the playoffs? More

Players With Regular Season & NBA Finals MVP at the Same Time

Posted on 24 Jun, 2013, by in Featured

By winning the NBA title, regular season MVP and NBA Finals MVP for a second consecutive time, LeBron James became one of the few players to win the awards in the same season more than once, joining Michael Jordan and Larry Bird, while Willis Reed, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Magic Johnson, Hakeem Olajuwon, Shaquille O’Neal and Tim Duncan did it once as well. More

Kevin Durant On His Way into the 50-40-90 Club

Posted on 14 Jan, 2013, by in NBA

Is Kevin Durant going to make it this season into the MVP club? Maybe, but there’s another club the Oklahoma City Thunder star might be joining: The 50-40-90 one. More

Most Wins of the NBA Finals MVP Award

Posted on 26 Jun, 2012, by in Featured

28 Players have won the Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Award (a recent change to the name), with LeBron James’ fantastic playoff and finals performance for the Miami Heat making him the latest inductee into what might be the most prestigious club of elite NBA players. More

Most Wins of the NBA Regular Season MVP Award

Posted on 12 May, 2012, by in Featured

LeBron James hasn’t been oficially announced as the MVP yet, but it’s pretty close. With the 2012 regular season award coming to him, he’ll be the eighth NBA player to win the award for a third time, putting him level with Magic Johnson, Larry Bird and Moses Malone. He does need that NBA title that the rest of the guys on the list have. More

VERY Old School Larry Bird Photo

Posted on 31 Mar, 2011, by in Miscellaneous

A super old and super weird picture of Larry Bird during his Indiana State days. More

The One on One Match Ups We’d Like to See In a Dream All-Star Weekend

Posted on 11 Feb, 2011, by in Featured

In a perfect All-Star weekend, with a one on one competition, these ten match ups would be awesome to see. More

The NBA’s Top Ten Small Forwards of All Time

Posted on 22 Nov, 2010, by in NBA

Part III of our greatest players of all time in NBA history posts, here are the ten best Small Forward who have played the game. More