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Indiana Pacers forward Domantas Sabonis (11) goes up to the basket as Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton (22) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

Pacers pull away late to beat Bucks, snap 6-game skid

Feb. 12, 2020 11:19 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Malcolm Brogdon flipped the script Wednesday night. Rather than watch another late lead slip away, the Indiana Pacers guard found his finishing touch. Brogdon thwarted Milwaukee's charge with a nearly perfect fourth-quarter performance, helping the the Pacers hold on for a 118-111...

Indiana Pacers forward Domantas Sabonis (11) blocks the shot of Brooklyn Nets center Jarrett Allen (31) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Dinwiddie's basket gives Nets win, Pacers 6th straight loss

Feb. 10, 2020 10:51 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Spencer Dinwiddie struggled to find his shooting touch Monday night. He rediscovered it in the nick of time for Brooklyn. Dinwiddie calmly knocked down the go-ahead 21-footer with 5.2 seconds left, then watched as Indiana's final shot come up well short to give the Nets a 106-105...

New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday celebrates a 3-point basket late in the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers in Indianapolis, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020. The Pelicans won 124-117. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Holiday's 31 lead Pelicans to 124-117 win over Pacers

Feb. 8, 2020 11:15 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Not known for being expressive, Jrue Holiday couldn’t help himself when he got hot at the ideal time on Saturday night. Holiday scored 14 of his 31 points in the final 2:26, including a go-ahead 3-pointer, and the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans beat the Indiana Pacers 124-117....

Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowry (7) is defended by Indiana Pacers' Victor Oladipo (4) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Raptors pull away from Pacers 115-106 for 13th straight win

Feb. 8, 2020 12:04 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Toronto coach Nick Nurse keeps imploring the defending NBA champions to fix their flaws. The bigger challenge, right now, might be identifying those errors. Two days after rallying from a 19-point deficit to extend their franchise-record winning streak, the short-handed Raptors used...

Toronto Raptors center Serge Ibaka (9) reacts after making the winning basket during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020 in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

Raptors beat Pacers for team-record 12th straight win

Feb. 5, 2020 11:39 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Serge Ibaka had missed five of his six attempts from 3-point range, but didn’t hesitate when it was time to take the biggest shot of the game. Ibaka hit a go-ahead 3 with 30 seconds remaining and the Toronto Raptors rallied from 19 down to beat the Indiana Pacers 119-118 Wednesday...

Dallas Mavericks forward Kristaps Porzingis (6) cuts between Indiana Pacers forward Justin Holiday (8) and forward Domantas Sabonis (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Mavericks beat Pacers 112-103 behind big game from Porzingis

Feb. 3, 2020 11:01 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — With All-Star starter Luka Doncic sidelined by a sprained right ankle for the third consecutive game, Kristaps Porzingis provided the offensive firepower for Dallas. The 7-foot-3 Porzingis scored a season-high 38 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Mavericks to a 112-103 victory...

New York Knicks' Marcus Morris Sr. reacts during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, in Indianapolis. New York won 92-85. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Morris scores 28 points, leads Knicks over Pacers, 92-85

Feb. 1, 2020 10:59 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Marcus Morris provided the boost down the stretch that New York needed to finish. Morris scored 12 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter, including 10 of the Knicks’ final 12, in a 92-85 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night. “We stayed together throughout the...

Indiana Pacers' Jeremy Lamb (26) shakes hands with Victor Oladipo as Oladipo enters during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Oladipo spurs late rally as Pacers run past Bulls in OT

Jan. 29, 2020 11:05 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Victor Oladipo opened the night by smiling and waving to Pacers fans in his return from a lengthy absence due to injury. He finished it by walking off the court in tears. The two-time All-Star capped his first contest in more than a year by making a game-tying 3-pointer with 10 seconds...

Indiana Pacers' Victor Oladipo shoots during practice at the team's NBA basketball training facility, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Pacers' Oladipo set for 1st game after recovery from injury

Jan. 28, 2020 7:56 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Victor Oladipo spent 12 months working, wondering and watching. He strengthened his body, his mind, his injured right knee and promised to return a better player. Now, he's finally healthy enough to start proving it. The All-Star guard expects to make his long-anticipated season debut...

Indiana Pacers forward Justin Holiday, left, drives to the basket on Portland Trail Blazers forward Caleb Swanigan, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)

Lillard scores 50 as Trail Blazers beat Pacers 139-129

Jan. 27, 2020 1:12 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — On a night when he set another franchise mark, Damian Lillard's thoughts weren't on his game. They were on Kobe Bryant. Lillard had 50 points and 13 assists, becoming the first Portland player with 40-plus points in three straight games, and the Trail Blazers beat the Indiana Pacers...