Lakers officially announce Vogel’s hiring as next coach

Sports 05/13/19, 20:04

The Los Angeles Lakers have officially named Frank Vogel as coach.The team announced the hiring Monday and will hold an introductory press conference May 20 at their facility.Vogel flew to Los Angeles on May 9 to interview and was hired two days later. The 45-year old Vogel did not coach ...

source: Lakers hire Frank Vogel as coach

Sports 05/11/19, 19:10

A person familiar with the search says the Los Angeles Lakers have hired Frank Vogel as coach and Jason Kidd as an assistant.The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday because Vogel's three-year contract has not been finalized. Vogel flew to Los Angeles on Thursday and ...

Pacers face offseason questions after another 1st round exit

Basketball 04/22/19, 14:23

General manager Kevin Pritchard convinced himself the Indiana Pacers could contend for an Eastern Conference title by basically keeping the core rotation intact.Victor Oladipo's season-ending knee injury changed the whole equation.While the Pacers continued playing hard and won more often than many expected over the final two months, the absence ...

Celtics face tough road ahead after sweeping Pacers

Basketball 04/22/19, 01:03

The Boston Celtics proved they could be every bit as physical as the Indiana Pacers in the first round of the playoffs.They may need to be even tougher for the rest of the postseason.After delivering the knockout blow to the Pacers with a first-round sweep, the Celtics quickly turned their ...

School money, gambling decisions near for Indiana lawmakers

U.S. 04/20/19, 10:35

Just how much additional money will go toward Indiana schools is a top unanswered question as the General Assembly nears the end of this year's legislative session.Lawmakers could wrap up the session as early as Wednesday but negotiations on the new two-year state budget and other issues could delay completion ...

Celtics can sweep; Warriors, Raptors, Blazers aiming at 3-1

Basketball 04/20/19, 10:15

The stars have been stars in these playoffs.Kyrie Irving has Boston on the cusp of sweeping away Indiana Pacers. Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and Golden State are coming off a game against the Los Angeles Clippers where the Warriors looked very much like the NBA champions again. Damian Lillard and ...

Celtics beat Pacers 104-96 to take 3-0 series lead

Sports 04/19/19, 22:13

Jaylen Brown scored 23 points and Kyrie Irving added 19 to help the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 104-96 on Friday night for a 3-0 lead in the first-round series.The Celtics can close out the Eastern Conference series Sunday in Indianapolis.Irving also had 10 assists and five rebounds.Indiana Pacers ...

Pacers’ resiliency faces tough test with 2-0 deficit

Basketball 04/18/19, 17:33

Thaddeus Young and Bojan Bogdanovic ignored those who doubted the Indiana Pacers last season.They're even more determined to prove them wrong in the playoffs.The veterans who helped the Pacers exceed expectations after losing Paul George in a trade and kept them together following Victor Oladipo's season-ending knee injury now insist ...

Irving scores 37, Celtics beat Pacers 99-91 for 2-game lead

Basketball 04/17/19, 20:55

Kyrie Irving scored 37 points and the Boston Celtics rallied late in the fourth quarter to beat the Indiana Pacers 99-91 on Wednesday night and take a 2-0 lead in their best-of-seven, first-round seriesComing out of a timeout and with a chance to tie, the Pacers' Wesley Matthews threw an ...

Irving, Morris lead Celtics’ rally past Pacers in Game 1

Sports 04/14/19, 14:55

Kyrie Irving and Marcus Morris each had 20 points, and the Boston Celtics rallied in the second half to beat the Indiana Pacers 84-74 on Sunday to take a 1-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.Jayson Tatum finished with 15 points. Al Horford added 10 points and 11 rebounds, and ...

Pacers, Indianapolis officials ink deal for arena overhaul

Basketball 04/12/19, 11:27

The Indiana Pacers will stay in Indianapolis for 25 more years in a deal that includes $295 million in public subsidies for a renovation and expansion of the NBA team's downtown arena.The Marion County Capital Improvement Board voted Friday in favor of the agreement that comes as state legislators are ...

Sumner’s 3 last-second free throws lift Pacers past Hawks

Basketball 04/10/19, 21:55

Edmond Sumner sank three free throws with three-tenths of a second remaining, lifting the playoff-bound Indiana Pacers over the Atlanta Hawks 135-134 Wednesday night.Taurean Prince's 3-pointer with 1.1 seconds remaining gave Atlanta the lead, but DeAndre Bembry's foul on Sumner's last-second 3-point attempt changed the game.TJ Leaf set career highs ...

Beal averages 25-5-5 for season, Wiz lose 116-10 to Celtics

Basketball 04/09/19, 20:34

Bradley Beal became the first player in Washington Wizards franchise history to average at least 25 points, five rebounds and five assists for a season, reaching the numbers he needed in a 116-110 loss to the playoff-bound Boston Celtics in a finale Tuesday night that was meaningless to both clubs.Eliminated ...

Nets end playoff drought with 108-96 win over Pacers

Basketball 04/07/19, 18:34

D'Angelo Russell scored 20 points and Joe Harris added 19 on Sunday, leading the Brooklyn Nets to a 108-96 victory over the Indiana Pacers and back into the NBA playoffs for the first time in four years.The Nets moved into position to clinch when Miami lost in overtime at Toronto ...

Pacers handle Griffin-less Pistons 108-89

Basketball 04/03/19, 22:01

Blake Griffin made it through almost the whole season without a significant injury.Now, as the Detroit Pistons try to hold on to a playoff spot, their star's health is a concern again.Griffin missed a third straight game Wednesday, and the Pistons were routed 108-89 by the Indiana Pacers. Detroit says ...

Pacers use size to pull off big 111-102 win over Pistons

Basketball 04/01/19, 21:56

Myles Turner and Domantas Sabonis gave the Indiana Pacers exactly what they needed Monday night.They fought for position, repeatedly challenged Andre Drummond in the middle and made big play after big play.Indiana's two tallest players combined to score 35 points and grab 18 rebounds, and Turner added five blocks to ...

Celtics spoil Wade’s final Garden visit, beat Heat 110-105

Basketball 04/01/19, 21:11

Kyrie Irving had 25 points, including a pair of key late free throws, and the Boston Celtics held off the Miami Heat 110-105 on Monday night.Al Horford added 19 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for the Celtics (46-32), who are trying to beat out the Indiana Pacers for the ...

Gordon powers Magic to 121-116 win over Pacers

Basketball 03/30/19, 21:53

A perennial lottery team in recent years, the Orlando Magic enter the final days of the season believing they are on the verge of returning to the postseason.Aaron Gordon had 23 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists Saturday night, and the Magic racked up a season-high 37 assists in a ...

Irving’s late layup lifts Celtics over Pacers 114-112

Basketball 03/29/19, 20:50

Kyrie Irving hit a driving layup with 0.5 seconds left and the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 114-112 on Friday night.Boston moved into fourth place in the Eastern Conference standings. Both teams have identical 45-31 records, but the Celtics lead the regular-season series 2-1, giving them the current inside ...

George scores 31 vs. former team, helps Thunder top Pacers

Basketball 03/27/19, 21:38

Paul George scored 31 points against his former team, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Indiana Pacers 107-99 on Wednesday night.Steven Adams had 25 points and 12 rebounds and Russell Westbrook added 17 points, 12 assists and 11 rebounds for his 29th triple-double of the season.The Thunder went on ...

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