Latest Rick Carlisle News

Pacers roll past Lakers in 4th quarter for skid-stopping win

Jan. 20, 2022 01:59 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Caris LeVert scored a franchise-record 22 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter, Malcolm Brogdon added 19 and the Indiana Pacers increased the pressure on Lakers coach Frank Vogel with a 111-104 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday night. Domantas Sabonis had...

Batum scores season-high 32, Clippers beat Pacers 139-133

Jan. 17, 2022 18:50 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nicolas Batum scored all of his season-high 32 points in the second half, Reggie Jackson added 26 points and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Indiana Pacers 139-133 on Monday in a matchup of sub-.500 teams. Marcus Morris had 21 points for the Clippers, who...

Porzingis starts fast in return, Mavs roll past Magic 108-92

Jan. 16, 2022 01:00 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis got the call on the first play of his first game in two weeks for the Dallas Mavericks. That started a strong return for the 7-foot-3 Latvian. Porzingis scored 12 of his 19 points in the first quarter and the Mavericks cruised to a...

Booker, Ayton help NBA-leading Suns beat Pacers, 112-94

Jan. 14, 2022 22:41 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Devin Booker scored 35 points, Deandre Ayton had 27 points and 12 rebounds and the NBA-leading Phoenix Suns beat the Indiana Pacers 112-94 on Friday night. Chris Paul added 12 points and nine assists for Phoenix, and Cam Payne had 11 points and five assists. The...

Knicks end Mavericks' 6-game win streak with 108-85 victory

Jan. 12, 2022 23:00 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — RJ Barrett scored 32 points, Mitchell Robinson had a season-high 19 and the New York Knicks snapped the Dallas Mavericks' six-game winning streak with a 108-85 victory Wednesday night. Robinson threw down three dunks in a powerful third quarter for the Knicks, who...

Celtics take control early, pull away from Pacers 119-100

Jan. 12, 2022 22:18 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum packed a punch Wednesday night. Dennis Schroder added his own touch. Brown scored 34 points, Tatum added 33 and Schroder finished with 23 as the Boston Celtics rolled past the Indiana Pacers 119-100. Boston snapped a...

Sabonis scores career-high 42 to Pacers past Jazz, 125-113

Jan. 08, 2022 22:33 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Domantas Sabonis scored a career-high 42 points on 18-of-22 shooting to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 125-113 victory over the Utah Jazz on Saturday night. Lance Stephenson contributed 16 points, a career-high 14 assists and four steals off the bench for the...

Memphis' Jenkins enters protocols, 14th NBA coach to do so

Jan. 08, 2022 15:51 PM EST

Memphis assistant Brad Jones walked into what he thought was the Grizzlies’ locker room in Brooklyn a few days ago, then wondered if he was in the right place. There was only one other person in the room — and Jones had no idea who the person was. “Am I in...

Barrett has 32, Randle has big return as Knicks beat Pacers

Jan. 04, 2022 23:25 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — RJ Barrett scored 24 of his 32 points in the first half, Julius Randle had 30 points and 16 rebounds in his first game after coming off the COVID-19 health and safety protocols list, and the New York Knicks beat the Indiana Pacers 104-94 on Tuesday night. Alec Burks...

Eastern Conference rookies showing plenty of promise so far

Jan. 04, 2022 02:53 AM EST

Cade Cunningham and Franz Wagner are giving the Eastern Conference's bottom two teams reasons for optimism. The Detroit Pistons and Orlando Magic have seven victories apiece this season, but they also have two of the NBA's top rookies. Detroit took Cunningham No. 1 overall in last...