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Warriors West retires from NBA after 15 seasons

Aug 31, 2018 - 9:41 AM

'He had the unique ability to connect with both the veteran and young players,' Warriors coach Steve Kerr says of David West

FAREWELL. David West bids goodbye after 15 years in the NBA. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

McGee redeemed as Warriors vets Barnes, West win first NBA titles

Jun 13, 2017 - 4:57 PM

The 2017 NBA championship wasn t just about Kevin Durant completing his list of accomplishments It was also about long time veterans putting a ring on it

NOBODY'S FOOL. JaVale McGee might have been an unintentional star on Shaqtin' A Fool but his run with the Golden State Warriors proves he can be an asset to a championship team. Photo by Ezra Shaw/AFP

Trump win greeted with gloating, disgust in US sports world

Nov 11, 2016 - 7:32 AM

Sports Twitter reacts with condemnation and praise after Donald Trump is elected the 45th US president

GRAB THEM BY THE BASKETBALLS. Donald Trump is just as polarizing in the sports world as he is in the general world. File photo by Richard Ellis/EPA

Pacers beat Wizards in double-overtime to keep playoff hopes alive

Apr 15, 2015 - 3:41 PM

The Indiana Pacers moved one game closer to an NBA playoff berth with a dramatic double overtime triumph over the Washington Wizards

The Indiana Pacers have kept themselves afloat by beating the Wizards. File photo by Shawn Thew/EPA

Pacers beat the Heat in Game 1 of East Finals

May 19, 2014 - 11:20 AM

The Pacers led by as much as 19 as they defeated the defending NBA champion Miami Heat in Game one of the Eastern Conference Finals

ONE DOWN. Paul George, who scored 24 points and dished 7 assists, works to the basket against Miami Heat's Shane Battier. Photo by Stephen C. Mitchell/EPA

Pacers beat Wizards, book playoff date with Miami

May 16, 2014 - 1:39 PM

Top seed Indiana advanced to a playoff showdown against defending champion Miami for a berth in the NBA Finals

HOT PACE. Paul George of the Indiana Pacers throws down two points over Bradley Beal of the Washington Wizards. Photo by Shawn Thew/EPA

Gortat drops 31 as Wizards blow out Pacers in Game 5

May 14, 2014 - 12:11 PM

Marcin Gortat tallied 31 points and 16 rebounds as the Washington Wizards staved off elimination with a 102 79 win over the Indiana Pacers in game five

WIZ KID. Marcin Gortat (R) of Washington throws down a dunk during game five against the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. Photo by Steve C. Mitchell/EPA

Pacers force Game 7 with comeback win in Atlanta

May 02, 2014 - 11:35 AM

The top seeded Indiana Pacers rallied from a five point fourth quarter deficit to beat Atlanta 95 88 on Thursday and stay alive in the NBA playoffs

DO OR DIE. Indiana Pacers guard Lance Stephenson (C) celebrates with Indiana Pacers center Ian Mahinmi of France (L) and Indiana Pacers forward David West after taking the lead against the Atlanta Hawks in Game 6. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPADO OR DIE. Indiana Pacers guard Lance Stephenson (C) celebrates with Indiana Pacers center Ian Mahinmi of France (L) and Indiana Pacers forward David West after taking the lead against the Atlanta Hawks in Game 6. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

Late Pacers rally evens Atlanta series in Game 4

Apr 27, 2014 - 10:48 AM

Paul George scored 24 points including a late 3 pointer in a key Indiana run and the Pacers beat Atlanta 91 88 Saturday to level their NBA playoff series at 2 all

OH GEORGE. Indiana Pacers forward Paul George (R) shoots over Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll (L) en route to his 24 points in Game 4. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

Teague scores 22 as Hawks take 2-1 lead on Pacers

Apr 25, 2014 - 11:51 AM

The top seeded Indiana Pacers fell into a 2 1 series hole against Atlanta as Jeff Teague and Kyle Korver picked up their offense in Game 3

HAWKS SOAR HIGH. Jeff Teague of Atlanta puts up a layup over Indiana's George Hill in Game 3. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

NBA: Spurs embarrass Pacers to win club record 18th straight

Apr 01, 2014 - 3:04 PM

The San Antonio Spurs sent the league a message with a 26 point win over the Indiana Pacers to win their franchise record 18th straight game

UNSTOPPABLE. Tony Parker and the San Antonio Spurs sent the league a message with their 18th straight victory. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

NBA: Hill, West power Pacers over Trail Blazers

Feb 08, 2014 - 12:16 PM

George Hill scored a career high 37 points to lift the Indiana Pacers over Portland 118 113 in overtime Friday as the NBA s top defensive team beat its top scoring squad

KING OF THE HILL. George Hill's career-high 37 points propelled the Pacers past the Trail Blazers. Photo by Michael Nelson/EPA

Top 5 NBA Free Agents of 2013

Jul 02, 2013 - 6:38 PM

Meet the 5 most anticipated free agents of the 2013 NBA offseason

SLIPPERY. Ellis is a master in making acrobatic shots. Photo by EPA/Tanny Mauren.

Fast-starting Heat dismantle Pacers

May 27, 2013 - 4:00 PM

The Miami Heat raced off to a fast start to beat the Indiana Pacers in Game 3

STOPPED. West and the Pacers were stopped on their tracks. Photo from the Indiana Pacers' Facebook page.

Key steals lift Pacers past Heat

May 25, 2013 - 11:39 AM

The Indiana Pacers tied their East finals series after beating the Miami Heat 97 93 in Game 2

TAKE TWO. George and the Pacers succeeded in Game 2. Photo from the Indiana Pacers' Facebook page.

Pacers bully Knicks to steal home court

May 06, 2013 - 4:35 PM

The Indiana Pacers pushed the New York Knicks around to go up 1 0 in their East semis series

BULLY. West and the Pacers pushed the Knicks around. Photo from Indiana Pacers Facebook page.

Heat notch 18th straight despite LeBron season low

Mar 11, 2013 - 9:22 AM

Despite getting a season low output from LeBron James the Miami Heat still blasted the Indiana Pacers 105 91 in the NBA