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Lakers rule Lonzo Ball, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope out vs. Pacers

LOS ANGELES — The Lakers ruled their starting backcourt of Lonzo Ball (sore left knee) and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (right Achilles tendon strain) out for Friday’s game against Indiana. Ball will miss his third straight game with the knee injury that the point guard suffered late during Saturday’s overtime win in Dallas. Caldwell-Pope injured his Achilles […]

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Cavaliers vs. Pacers – Game Recap – January 12, 2018

With Lance Stephenson and LeBron James getting tangled up again on Friday night, relive the biggest moments in their rivalry, capped off by the infamous blowing in the ear incident from the 2014 postseason. The Bucks get the opening tip and Giannis Antetokounmpo finds Eric Bledsoe who finishes with a slam. Houston’s strong offensive performance, […]

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Cavaliers, Pacers will be missing key pieces for game

INDIANAPOLIS — Isaiah Thomas and Dwyane Wade were out of the lineup for the Cleveland Cavaliers against Indiana. Thomas has not yet been cleared to play on consecutive nights as he continues to play his way back from an injured right hip. Wade was resting. Two other guards, Iman Shumpert and Derrick Rose, were also […]

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Indiana Pacers to host 2021 NBA All-Star Game

The Indiana Pacers will host the 2021 NBA All-Star Game, league sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski on Wednesday. The game will be held at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, which hasn’t hosted the event since 1985, when it was played at the Hoosier Dome. NBA commissioner Adam Silver will be in attendance as an official […]

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Cleveland Cavaliers unfazed as 13-game winning streak ended by Indiana Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS — With the Cavaliers’ franchise-record-tying 13-game winning streak ending with a 106-102 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Friday night, the biggest disappointment in Cleveland’s postgame locker room stemmed from news that weather issues would delay the team flight home, not the defeat. If anything, the loss provided Cleveland a chance to reflect on […]