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Indiana Pacers forward Domantas Sabonis, right, shoots over Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)

Sabonis has 23 pts, 15 boards as Pacers down Blazers 111-87

Jan. 15, 2021 1:30 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Indiana Pacers figured if they slowed down Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum, they'd have a good chance against the Portland Trail Blazers. The tactic worked. Domantas Sabonis had 23 points and 15 rebounds, and Indiana held Portland's dynamic backcourt duo in check for a 111-87...

Houston Rockets' James Harden leaves the court following a loss to the Los Angeles Lakers in an NBA basketball game Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, in Houston. (Carmen Mandato/Pool Photo via AP)

James Harden headed to Nets in blockbuster multiteam deal

Jan. 14, 2021 9:55 AM EST

James Harden is heading to Brooklyn, joining old teammate Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving to give the Nets a potent trio featuring some of the NBA's highest scorers. The Nets acquired the three-time scoring champion from the Houston Rockets in a deal that became official on Thursday, a move Harden has sought for...

Indiana Pacers coach Nate Bjorkgren, right, watches as referee Michael Smith calls an offensive foul against the Pacers during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Kings hold off Pacers 127-122 with replay help

Jan. 12, 2021 1:49 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Buddy Hield made a big 3-pointer moments after Indiana’s Domantas Sabonis had a basket taken away following a replay review, and the Sacramento Kings beat the Pacers 127-122 on Monday night. Hield finished with 18 points on six 3s as the Kings won for the second time in...

Boston Celtics center Robert Williams III (44) dunks the ball over Miami Heat guards Avery Bradley (11) and Andre Iguodala (28) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Miami. (AP Photo/Marta Lavandier)

Heat-Celtics game postponed by NBA due to virus protocols

Jan. 10, 2021 8:47 PM EST

The NBA is continuing its season as planned even after concerns about COVID-19 exposure forced the postponement of Miami’s game at Boston on Sunday, a day where no fewer than 15 players around the league were officially declared unable to play for virus-related reasons. The Celtics had seven of those...

Phoenix Suns' Deandre Ayton (22) shoots against Indiana Pacers' Myles Turner (33) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Bridges' big night helps Suns break through at Indiana

Jan. 9, 2021 10:20 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Mikal Bridges found his shooting touch quickly, then finished with a flourish. The third-year forward scored a career-high 34 points and made the 3-pointer to cap the decisive scoring spurt midway through the fourth quarter, helping the Phoenix Suns pull away from Indiana for a 125-117...

Indiana Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon (7) shoots in front of Houston Rockets forward Jae'Sean Tate (8) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Brogdon's late 3 helps Pacers shake off Rockets, 114-107

Jan. 6, 2021 10:37 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers needed Malcolm Brogdon to play a bigger role when T.J. Warren injured his foot. Brogdon has thrived in it. He scored 35 points, his second career high in three games, and made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:22 left to lead the Indiana Pacers past the Houston Rockets...

Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo (4) and New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson (1) battle under the basket in the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Brogdon hits OT winner as Pacers top Pelicans 118-116

Jan. 5, 2021 12:18 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Malcolm Brogdon capped a 21-point, 11-assist performance by bouncing in a driving, one-handed floater with 1.7 seconds left in overtime, and the Indiana Pacers beat the New Orleans Pelicans 118-116 on Monday night. “It was pretty simple,” Brogdon said of the winning basket....

Indiana Pacers forward Myles Turner (33) attempts to block the shot of New York Knicks guard Elfrid Payton (6) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Doug McSchooler)

Rivers helps Knicks rally late to get past Pacers 106-102

Jan. 2, 2021 10:40 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — New coach Tom Thibodeau expects the New York Knicks to play tough and physical. He also knows a veteran like Austin Rivers can help show his young team how it's done. Rivers made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 3:23 to play and added another clutch basket during the game-sealing run...

Indiana Pacers forward Domantas Sabonis (11) and Cleveland Cavaliers center Thon Maker (14) go to the floor for a loose ball during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Sabonis, 3-point shooting carry Pacers past Cavs, 119-99

Dec. 31, 2020 9:44 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — All-Star center Domantas Sabonis is piling up some big numbers. Reserve forward Doug McDermott is getting on the act, too. Sabonis led the Pacers with 25 points and 11 rebounds, and McDermott provided a spark with 18 points and nine rebounds off the bench in a 119-99 victory over the...

Boston Celtics' Jayson Tatum (0) goes to the basket against Indiana Pacers' T.J. Warren, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Tatum helps Celtics rally to beat Pacers 116-111

Dec. 29, 2020 10:18 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens suspected history was repeating itself for the second time in three nights in his hometown. His team was “knocked all over the place” by the physical Indiana Pacers in a one-sided third quarter. But much to the satisfaction of Stevens, who...