Latest Nate McMillan News

Turner helps Pacers escape with 109-101 victory over Wizards

Dec. 10, 2018 10:56 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Myles Turner held his ground Monday night. And with one quick swat of the basketball, he saved the Indiana Pacers. The young center scored a season-high 26 points, made two 3-pointers, grabbed 12 rebounds and blocked Kelly Oubre Jr.'s driving layup with 4:16 left to help the Pacers...

Bojan Bogdanovic scores 26 points, Pacers beat Magic 112-90

Dec. 7, 2018 10:08 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Indiana Pacers left a lot better after playing the Orlando Magic. The Pacers routed the Magic 112-90 behind 26 points from Bojan Bogdanovic and 15 points from reserve guard Cory Joseph. They also overcame a bout with food poisoning that kept top reserve Domantas Sabonis out of the...

LeBron carries Lakers down stretch of 104-96 win over Pacers

Nov. 30, 2018 2:21 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James' team was in danger of blowing a close game Thursday night until he seized control and carried his teammates to victory. The Los Angeles Lakers are still getting used to this enormous advantage, and they love it. The Indiana Pacers? They've seen this plenty of times over the...

Bogdanovic's 3 helps Pacers escape with win in Phoenix

Nov. 28, 2018 12:25 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — A night after their biggest road blowout victory in 22 years, the Indiana Pacers had to go down to the wire against the Phoenix Suns. Long-range shooting touch pulled the Pacers through. Bojan Bogdanovic sank the go-ahead 3-pointer with 31 seconds to play and the Pacers escaped with a...

McDermott, Turner lead Pacers to 121-88 rout of Jazz

Nov. 27, 2018 12:42 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Myles Turner missed Indiana's last game with a sore ankle. He returned with a rested body and renewed determination against Utah. "Sitting the San Antonio game was hard but it was the best thing for me," Turner said. "I was aggressive tonight on offense and defense." Turner scored all...

Aldridge scores 33 to lead Spurs over Pacers 111-100

Nov. 23, 2018 11:34 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge hopes San Antonio's victory over Indiana is enough to get the Spurs back on track. Aldridge had 33 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Spurs to a 111-100 victory over the Pacers on Friday night after San Antonio endured a stretch of five losses in six games. "It was a...

Lamb scores 21, Hornets topple Pacers 127-109

Nov. 21, 2018 10:19 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Indiana Pacers paid so much attention to Kemba Walker on Wednesday night they seemed to forget about the rest of the Charlotte Hornets. Walker drew plenty of attention from the Pacers defense in the pick-and-roll after his recent scoring outburst, which allowed his teammates to...

Pacers hit all right notes in 121-94 blowout over Jazz

Nov. 19, 2018 10:32 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Pacers coach Nate McMillan saw exactly what he wanted Monday night. Big men Domantas Sabonis and Myles Turner showed off their strength. Bojan Bogdanovic knocked down shots from the perimeter. Indiana shared the ball and played defense. With All-Star guard Victor Oladipo sidelined with...

Bogdanovic scores 22 points, Pacers hold off Hawks 97-89

Nov. 17, 2018 11:42 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — With All-Star Victor Oladipo out for most of the game, the Pacers relied on a veteran and a rookie to put away the Hawks. Bojan Bogdanovic scored 22 points, hitting a late 3-pointer and a pair of free throws to seal the win, as Indiana beat Atlanta 97-89 on Saturday night. "Bogey is...

Evans scores 23 points to lead Pacers past Heat 99-91

Nov. 16, 2018 11:06 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tyreke Evans came off the bench and provided the spark that Indiana Pacers coach Nate McMillan knew he was capable of. Evans hit five 3-pointers and scored a season-high 23 points in leading the Pacers to a 99-91 victory over the Miami Heat on Friday night. "When I come in with the...