Latest Victor Oladipo News

Millsap's floater leads Nuggets to 102-100 win over Pacers

Mar. 17, 2019 12:45 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic has made a habit of bailing the Denver Nuggets out of bad situations. His teammates returned the favor. Paul Millsap hit a left-handed layup with 7 seconds remaining after Jokic was ejected late in the fourth quarter for arguing and the Nuggets moved to the verge of their first...

Pacers rally from 19-point deficit to beat Thunder 108-106

Mar. 14, 2019 11:14 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Paul George figured to be the feature attraction in his second visit to Indiana since a blockbuster trade two years ago. Domantas Sabonis and Wesley Matthews upstaged the former Pacer on Thursday night. Matthews tipped in a basket with 1.8 seconds left and Indiana rallied from a...

Bogdanovic leads late charge to help Pacers sweep past Bulls

Mar. 5, 2019 11:12 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic and Darren Collison rescued Indiana on Tuesday night. The Pacers know they will need a lot more contributors and much better play to get through their toughest stretch of the season. Bogdanovic scored 27 points, Collison added 22 and the duo combined for eight points...

Vucevic, Ross lead surging Magic to 117-112 win at Indiana

Mar. 2, 2019 10:45 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Orlando Magic are becoming more confident by the day. Nikola Vucevic scored 27 points, Terrence Ross added 23 and the surging Magic continued their push for a playoff berth with a 117-112 win over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night. Evan Fournier finished with 19 points, eight...

Drummond, Griffin lead Pistons over Pacers 113-109

Feb. 25, 2019 11:28 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit coach Dwane Casey downplayed the revenge factor after the Pistons beat Indiana. "This is the way that we have to play, no matter who we play," Casey said. Andre Drummond had 26 points and 16 rebounds, Blake Griffin had a triple-double and the resurgent Pistons won for the seventh...

NBA reminding teams to keep cool when hot with referees

Feb. 25, 2019 2:18 AM EST

The NBA is not happy that tensions between teams and referees seem to be rising. Then again, 'tis the season. Playoff-race pressure is real, and the NBA thinks — or hopes — that some tantrums in recent weeks can be attributed to that and not an eroding of the always-tenuous relationship between...

Pacers hold off furious Wizards rallies in 119-112 win

Feb. 23, 2019 11:02 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hardened by the loss of their best player, the Pacers keep doing whatever it takes to win. Saturday night, that meant overcoming their own mistakes and two late Wizards rallies. Thaddeus Young scored 22 points on 9-of-11 shooting, Bojan Bogdanovic added 18 and Indiana held on for a...

Matthews fuels rally, Pacers beat Pelicans 126-111

Feb. 22, 2019 10:46 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — With All-Star guard Victor Oladipo out, new addition Wesley Matthews has helped the Indiana Pacers adapt. Matthews scored 15 of his 24 points during a third-quarter rally and the Pacers overcame a 20-point deficit to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 126-111 on Friday night. "What you saw...

Pacers find themselves standing tall without Oladipo

Feb. 21, 2019 5:28 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When Victor Oladipo crashed to the floor in late January, the silence inside Bankers Life Fieldhouse was deafening. Teammates quietly expressed best wishes to their injured teammate as he was wheeled off the court on a stretcher. Fans wondered aloud if this was just another chapter in...

Russell on the rise in Brooklyn and seeking first postseason

Feb. 20, 2019 1:41 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — D'Angelo Russell stood high above Times Square, a spot where stars are showcased in New York. He was front and center on a billboard celebrating the Nets' midseason success, pictured with three teammates who joined him in Charlotte for the NBA's All-Star festivities. "Brooklyn is having an...