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AP source: Celtics get Pacers' Brogdon, bolster backcourt

Jul. 01, 2022 17:42 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Brad Stevens thought the Boston Celtics needed another playmaker and more depth to win their first NBA title since 2007-08. He may have found both with one big move Friday. Boston's president of basketball operations acquired combo guard Malcolm...

Pacers take Arizona's Mathurin at No. 6, Zags' Nembhard

Jun. 24, 2022 02:00 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Arizona sophomore Bennedict Mathurin figures he has a lot to bring to the Indiana Pacers. “I feel like I'm a winner," said Mathurin, who was taken No. 6 overall by the Pacers in the NBA draft Thursday night. “I'm a really competitive guy. Off the court, I...

Gainbridge extends deal as presenting sponsor of Indy 500

May. 25, 2022 15:06 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis 500 will be presented by Gainbridge for the next several years in a multi-year contract extension announced Wednesday with the online investment platform. Gainbridge is an Indianapolis company that in 2019 became presenting sponsor of the most...

Pacers start long offseason looking to overhaul roster

Apr. 11, 2022 17:50 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Pacers president of basketball operations Kevin Pritchard sent a clear message at the trade deadline. It's time for a shakeup. After posting a second straight losing record at home, missing the playoffs for the first time in seven years...

Nets beat Pacers to lock up 7th, host play-in game Tuesday

Apr. 10, 2022 19:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Four wins in the final week sent the Brooklyn Nets surging up to seventh in the Eastern Conference. One more win sends them to the playoffs. “Now we get to carry some of that momentum on into Tuesday,” Kyrie Irving said. Irving...

Embiid has 41 points, 20 rebounds as Sixers down Pacers

Apr. 09, 2022 17:09 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid made his closing argument for MVP votes and all but wrapped up the NBA scoring title, scoring 41 points while adding 20 rebounds and four assists to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 133-120 victory Saturday over the Indiana Pacers. Embiid shot 14 for...

Embiid scores 45, 76ers beat Pacers to pull even in Atlantic

Apr. 05, 2022 23:05 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Joel Embiid showed again Tuesday night why he believes he deserves this season's MVP Award. It prompted teammates, coaches and even former teammates to make the case, too. The five-time All-Star had 45 points and 13 rebounds, and helped open...

Bey, Jackson lead Pistons past Pacers 121-117

Apr. 03, 2022 21:08 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Saddiq Bey scored 31 points and Fred Jackson had 19 to lead the sharpshooting Detroit Pistons past the Indiana Pacers 121-117 on Sunday. Bey hit 11 of 18 shots, including shooting 7 of 9 on 3-pointers, in 23 minutes. The Pistons, who have won three games in a...