The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


Paul George provides a ‘craziest shot of the year’ nominee

With just over a minute to go and the Indiana Pacers trailing the Atlanta Hawks 95-90 on Friday night, Paul George nailed an absolutely ridiculous three-pointer: You need to see the shot Paul George just hit, with all the replays — The Cauldron (@TheCauldron) February 6, 2016 That’s probably the leader in the clubhouse for the craziest shot on the...
Via The Comeback
31 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Pacers look for third win in four Pistons games this season

Stanley Johnson embraced his role as a rookie coming off the bench in coach Stan Van Gundy's rotation and saw his minutes begin to increase toward the end of January.Now he's making the most of his opportunity to start with Kentavious Caldwell-Pope sidelined.Johnson looks to help the Detroit Pistons win for the third time in four games and even the season series with the host Indiana...
Via Fox Sports
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pacers trump Nets 114-100

NEW YORK -- C.J. Miles had 27 points, Paul George scored 17 and the Indiana Pacers sent the Brooklyn Nets to their fifth straight loss, 114-100 on Wednesday night. George Hill added 13 for the Pacers. Brook Lopez had 21 points and Joe Johnson had 20 points and nine assists for the Nets. Indiana opened on a 17-9 run. Brooklyn then missed its first eight shots to start second quarter...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

C.J. Miles scores 27, Pacers beat Nets 114-100

NEW YORK (AP) C.J. Miles had 27 points, Paul George scored 17 and the Indiana Pacers sent the Brooklyn Nets to their fifth straight loss, 114-100 on Wednesday night. George Hill added 13 for the Pacers. Brook Lopez had 21 points and Joe Johnson had 20 points and nine assists for the Nets. Indiana opened on a 17-9 run. Brooklyn then missed its first eight shots to start second...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacers' George, Ellis have been much bigger scorers in second half

Though they are both coming off a rough shooting night against Cleveland on Monday, Indiana Pacers stars Paul George and Monta Ellis remain two of the most lethal shooters in the game as crunch time closes in.George was 3 of 15 from the field against the Cavaliers and Ellis was 5 of 18. But the Pacers' top two scorers (George at 23.2 points per game, Ellis at 14.3) have, for the...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Indiana Pacers Rookie Myles Turner Doesn't Care Who The So-Called "King" Is

Royalty is meant to be revered. It is meant to be respected, honored, and definitely never questioned. However, in today's society we are all about questioning authority figures, and knocking them down a peg or two whenever possible. That is exactly what 19-year old Indiana Pacers rookie Myles Turner did when "King" James tried to dunk on him Monday night.Not in his house LeBron...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacers miss late opportunities, fall 111-106 to Cavs in OT

INDIANAPOLIS -- Kyrie Irving scored 25 points and LeBron James had 24 points, 12 rebounds and six assists to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Indiana Pacers 111-106 in overtime on Monday night.James scored only seven points after halftime, but it was enough to give the Cavaliers their fifth straight win under new coach Tyronn Lue -- and their first win in Indy in six years.George...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacers rookie Turner stones LeBron at the rim, then slams one home

At 6-foot-11 and 243 pounds, 19-year-old Indiana Pacers rookie Myles Turner looks like a grown man. And over the last month, he's played like one. Against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday, Turner might have come of age with this massive right-hand swat of LeBron James' dunk attempt.If Turner's ability to get up wasn't impressive enough on the defensive end against arguably the league...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Getting to know the future star of the Indiana Pacers

As the NBA All Star weekend draws near, one name that will not be called in the Rising Stars Challenge is Indiana Pacers rookie forward Myles Turner. Due to a bit of a slow start followed by a thumb injury that sidelined the no. 11 overall pick in this past year’s draft for almost 2 months, Turner will get more rest before the second half of the NBA season gears up. From his one...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacers finally win one in Turner’s 1st start

It’s been a long time coming. Myles Turner, the rookie stud set to become the new “beast” of the Pacers (since David West’s departure), finally got his first start of the season.  And he delivered. On a night where Paul George (who came in with back-to-back 30+ games) struggled with foul trouble and scored only 11 points (zero in the first half), Turner continued his solid...
Via Pacers Pulse
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Adult film star: I helped Paul George bounce back from injury

Retired adult film star Lisa Ann is a huge sports fan, and she likes to think of herself as someone who is more than just a pom-pom waiver. In fact, the 43-year-old believes she has helped at least one NBA player bounce back from a brutal injury. In a lengthy feature for The Guardian, Ann spoke about her love for sports and her new job as a fantasy sports analyst. Ann, who is retired...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Laker: Kobe Bryant sucker punched me over $100

Former Los Angeles Lakers forward Samaki Walker was once punched in the face by Kobe Bryant. When the incident took place in 2002, then-coach Phil Jackson downplayed it. “It’s just kid’s play, it’s juvenile stuff,” Jackson said at the time. “This is an isolated incident. To be honest, I didn’t feel it was of any importance, but there was a noticeable mark on Samaki...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Week 14 NBA Waiver Wire Pickups

Myles Turner (31.8% owned in ESPN Leagues) Myles Turner’s coming out party is in full swing as he is averaging 20 points, 5.5 rebounds and two blocks in his last four games. The Pacers and head coach Frank Vogel are finally allowing Turner showcase his skill set. His increase in minutes can be attributed to […]
Via Legion Report
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Myles Turner rises as Pacers fade

If the Indiana Pacers are going to slide, then at least it will be entertaining. As the team got trounced 122-110 by the Golden State Warriors, as expected, dropping their 4th in five games and going to 4-6 on their last 10 games, rookie big man Myles Turner continues to shine. He had a career-high 31 tonight on 12-17 shots from the field and 7-9 from the line to go with 8 rebounds...
Via Pacers Pulse
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul George makes Brandon Knight fall with sick spin move

Indiana Pacers superstar Paul George made the highlight reel on Tuesday night, and it came at the expense of Phoenix Suns point guard Brandon Knight. George set up on the perimeter and was determined to get to the hoop, but first, he had to blow by Knight. No problem. George used a great spin move that faked Knight out so badly that he fell down. George finished off the play with...
Via The Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Indiana Pacers’ Frank Vogel: ‘When we start defending, we’ll start winning’

Frank Vogel and the Indiana Pacers have lost three straight games following Sunday night’s 129-126 loss against the Denver Nuggets on the road. Not only have they lost three straight, they have also dropped three straight, they have also looked incredibly rough doing so on both ends of the court. As one can easily see from the final score of their game against the Nuggets, the...
Via Crossover Chronicles
19 days ago  |  Discuss

The Strange Path Of C.J. Miles

C.J. Miles sits on the baseline at TD Garden. The Indiana Pacers have just finished a late-morning practice and trainer Josh Corbeil wraps a bag of ice around one of Miles' ankles. It's nothing serious, just a bit tender. If you aren't getting wrapped in the NBA, you're not playing hard enough. He won't turn 29 until April, but Miles is already a veteran of 11 NBA seasons. He is...
Via RealGM - NBA
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Two keys for success for the Indiana Pacers

This past summer the Indiana Pacers surprised NBA front offices and fans alike by declaring they were leaving their traditional grind it out playing style for a modern four out style. This was put into effect early in the summer as the Pacers decided not to resign David West, switched Paul George to the power forward position, and traded Roy Hibbert leaving the more agile Ian Mahinmi...
December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Paul George and the NBA's lost comeback player award

This NBA season, there are many comeback stories. Kevin Durant and Chris Bosh come to mind for making profound comebacks from injury and health scares, respectively. And while I don’t mean to slight Bosh or Durant, no story is better than Indiana Pacers All-Star swingman Paul George. There was a lot of uncertainty surrounding George prior to this NBA season. From possibly playing...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Pacers hang on in East standings despite PG’s struggles

The so-called Leastern Conference has become the crazy conference this season. We’re two months into the season and there’s still just 3.5 games separating the first place team (Cleveland) and the ninth seed (Charlotte), which, by the way, was in second place just a week or so ago. The Pacers have largely managed to stay afloat in the middle pack, climbing to third place tonight...
Via Pacers Pulse
December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Pacers’ Glenn Robinson III surprises his mom with a Mercedes for Christmas

Indiana Pacers forward Glenn Robinson III had quite a surprise waiting in the driveway for his mother on Christmas Eve: a brand-new Mercedes-Benz. And mom was very, very appreciative of the Christmas gift. Merry Christmas moms. You deserve it! — Glenn Robinson III (@GRIII) December 24, 2015 Mercedes-Benz responded to Robinson’s tweet/video.  @GRIII...
Via The Comeback
December 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Gregg Popovich trolls George Hill for his blonde hair

In case you didn’t know, Indiana Pacers guard George Hill has a new look. He has bleached blonde hair, and it’s kind of weird. Not as weird as Sisqo when he had his silver hair, but still odd nonetheless. So during Monday night’s game between the Spurs and Pacers, when Hill walked by Gregg Popovich, the Spurs coach decided to have some fun with him. Pop signaled to Hill, then...
Via The Sports Daily
December 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Paul George fined $35K for public criticism of officials

    Pacers forward Paul George let his emotions get the better of him after Friday night’s 104-97 win over the Brooklyn Nets, and now his wallet is going to be feeling a lot lighter. The two-time All-Star was fined $35,000 by the league on Saturday for “public criticism of officiating” and “using profanity in a live television interview,” per Marc J. Spears of Yahoo...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Globetrotters ‘worried’ Warriors will break win streak record

The Harlem Globetrotters are the proud owners of a 3,589-game winning streak. But even the legendary basketball team is starting to get worried about the remarkable run the Golden State Warriors are on. Following the Warriors’ 131-123 triumph over the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night, the defending NBA champions are now 23-0 on the season and on a 27-game winning streak going...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Pacers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

The 14 biggest plays in Super Bowl history

Five outrageous predictions for Super Bowl 50

QUIZ: Name the winning starting quarterback from every Super Bowl

The top six matchups that could decide Super Bowl 50

Seven unheralded players set to make major impacts in SB 50

10 underrated performances in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest

X-factors in Super Bowl 50

NHL nightmare: No Canadian teams in playoff hunt

QUIZ: Name the Super Bowl halftime performers since 1991

Manziel's father fears for QB's life

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker