Latest Indiana Pacers News

Brown matches career playoff high with 40 points, Celtics beat Pacers to take 2-0 lead in East

May. 24, 2024 00:08 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown was a big enough problem for the Indiana Pacers even before an All-NBA snub that may have given him an added desire to show how much he can do for the Boston Celtics. “I think he cares about it in a way that motivates him, and I think he doesn’t...

Pacers trying to regroup after star Tyrese Haliburton leaves Game 2 with hamstring, chest injuries

May. 23, 2024 23:56 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Pacers left the opener of their Eastern Conference finals matchup with the Celtics lamenting a rash of late turnovers that spoiled one of their best performances this postseason. Indiana walked off the court following a 126-110 Game 2 loss Thursday night with its...

Intriguing Indianapolis 500 storylines captivate Row 7 lineup with Andretti, Castroneves and Dixon

May. 23, 2024 16:06 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Team Penske's front row sweep and Kyle Larson's Memorial Day weekend double chase, naturally, stole the attention all week at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The Row 7 lineup could be every bit as intriguing. With Marco Andretti, the 2020...

Celtics and Pacers will try to overcome bad habits heading to Game 2 of East finals

May. 22, 2024 17:08 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — There was a dominant refrain ringing in Jayson Tatum’s head following the Celtics’ comeback 133-128 overtime win over the Pacers to open the Eastern Conference finals. “Don’t relax,” he said. In each of the previous two rounds, Boston opened...

Brunson has surgery to repair broken left hand, and Knicks say Bogdanovic also underwent procedure

May. 22, 2024 11:17 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jalen Brunson has had surgery to repair the broken left hand he sustained while the New York Knicks were losing Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. The Knicks also said Wednesday that reserve Bojan Bogdanovic had surgery on his left wrist. No details were...

Tatum scores 36, Brown hits 3 to force OT and Celtics edge Pacers 133-128 in Game 1 of East finals

May. 22, 2024 01:32 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Celtics entered the playoffs expecting to get everyone’s best shot. The East’s top seed barely survived a tough one to open the Eastern Conference finals. Jayson Tatum scored 36 points, including 10 in overtime after Jaylen Brown's tying...

Haliburton's turnovers cost Pacers, who blow late lead against Celtics in Game 1 of East finals

May. 22, 2024 00:48 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Indiana Pacers kept turning the ball over, and just like that they handed a victory to the Boston Celtics in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals. Tyrese Haliburton had two key turnovers – one at the end of regulation, and another in overtime – to help...

Eastern Conference finals is a matchup of season-long favorite Celtics and proud underdog Pacers

May. 20, 2024 21:12 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — So much about the journey the Boston Celtics and Indiana Pacers have taken to the Eastern Conference finals has been about what – or specifically who – they haven’t had to face to get to here. Top-seeded Boston mostly coasted to a 4-1 first-round series win...

Pacers are back in the Eastern Conference finals, and don't tell them they can't win playing fast

May. 20, 2024 06:06 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Indiana Pacers are headed back to the Eastern Conference finals and don't plan to slow down when they get there. Not when they are so good at playing fast. Indiana put up some of the best offensive numbers in NBA history during the regular season...

Brunson's broken left hand in Game 7 the final injury for a Knicks team that was decimated by them

May. 19, 2024 20:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jalen Brunson carried the New York Knicks as far as he could, until he ended up like so many of his teammates. He broke his left hand Sunday in the second half of Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, one final injury for a team that was decimated by them. ...