C. Cooper

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Paul George Accentuates the Positive


At his first press conference since suffering an open tibia-fibula fracture, it was evident that Paul George views his setback as something that will only make him stronger both professionally and...

Where will the Pacers be in twelve months?


After a nearly apocalyptic 2014, the hope is the Pacers will begin to rise from the ashes in a year's time. Seemingly stuck in a perpetual holding pattern, it might be easier to focus on the future...

Vogel and Bird's message: 'We're here to win'


Speaking with the media, Coach Frank Vogel and Larry Bird emphasized what should already be obvious. Even without their star, the Pacers' goal is to win as many games as possible.

Shawn Marion met 'face-to-face' with Larry Bird


ESPN's Marc Stein reports that free agent Shawn Marion had a "face-to-face meeting" with the Pacers President of Basketball Operations.

"PG-13" is really happening


Switching his number from 24 to 13, Paul George's new nickname is sure to be "PG-13." More importantly, let's all just hope that his game can one day again be Rated R.

Pacers Release 2014-15 Preseason Schedule


The Indiana Pacers have officially released the team's 2014-2015 seven-game exhibition schedule.

For IND, Disabled Player Exception is problematic


In the wake of Paul George's injury, the Collective Bargaining Agreement's Disabled Player Exception presents problems and provides little consolation.

Links: For PG, Mentality is Key to Rehabilitation


A summation of the physical as well as mental and emotional challenges ahead of Paul George during his path toward recovery.

NBA, Social Media show unity with support for PG


As the outpouring of support for Paul George's speedy recovery proves, sometimes when basketball is forced to stop, solidarity, in turn, begins.

Indiana Pacers 2013-14 Player Review: David West


The Pacers may have taken a hit by losing the player known as Born Ready, but, in David West, they have someone who is seemingly Born Steady.

Paul George, Team USA prepare for FIBA World Cup


With Team USA's Men's National Training Camp commencing on Monday, Paul George's journey to compete with and against the world's best begins now.

No Stephenson. No Turner. Next Man Up.


With the knowledge that Danny Granger, Lance Stephenson, and even Evan Turner are not going to walk through that door for the Blue-and-Gold, the Pacers must rely on a familiar formula to fill the...

Report: Hornets 'considering' Lance Stephenson


With the Pacers unlikely to enter a bidding war, it is quite possible that Lance Stephenson will find a new home next season with the Charlotte Hornets.

Paul George named for 2014 USA MNT Training Camp


With Las Vegas training camp fast approaching (July 28-August 1), USA Basketball has officially announced the 19-player roster from which the 2014 USA World Cup Team will later be selected.

LeBron's Decision and the East's Status Quo


As goes the saying, the more things change, the more things stay the same. Whether suiting-up for the Miami Heat or Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James' decision will likely have minimal impact on...

NBA Free Agency 2014: Heat sign former Pacers


According to various reports, former Pacers Josh McRoberts and Danny Granger will be suiting-up for the Miami Heat next season. Will adding two former LeBron-agitators sway the former league MVP to...

Free Agency: Pacers Re-sign Lavoy Allen


Reaching agreement with reserve big man Lavoy Allen, the Pacers continue to add to their increasingly crowded front court. Are the Pacers towing the line, or should the signing be interpreted as a...

Report: Pacers sign stretch-four Damjan Rudez


Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Pacers have reached agreement on a three-year deal with stretch-four Damjan Rudez.

Indiana Pacers 2013-14 Player Review: Ian Mahinmi


Experiencing a bump in productivity following the signing of Andrew Bynum, can it be said that Ian Mahinmi provides an adequate return on investment for the Indiana Pacers?

Indiana Pacers 2013-14 Player Review: Paul George


After inking a maximum contract extension, the big question surrounding Paul George this season was if he could continue to take the next step toward stardom. How successful was he during his first...

Indiana Pacers 2013-14 Player Review: Roy Hibbert


A year after wondering if the All-Star center's impressive productivity in the 2013 ECF was an accurate representation of the 7 footer's true self, the identity of the real Roy Hibbert still...

Paul George and advent of personal statisticians


As mathematical analysis and technological innovation continue to impact the manner in which today's game is viewed and analyzed, the New York Times reports that players - Paul George included -...

Free Agency: Readying for Born Ready


A case study in whether qualitative or quantitative data has the greater impact on contract terms, Lance Stephenson's agent tells SNY.tv that he and his client are "going to try to get a deal done"...

George, Hibbert named to NBA All-Defensive Teams


Edged out for numerous end of season awards and a trip to the NBA Finals, Paul George and Roy Hibbert earned distinction as two of the NBA's top defenders.

Unlike Cinderella, Pacers never made it to Ball


Eliminated from the playoffs in a blowout Game 6 in Miami, the Pacers, once again, failed to write the final chapter to their Cinderella story.

Links: Pacers need split after going down 2-1


After frustration and mental fatigue took their toll on the Pacers in Game 3, Indiana will have to win Game 4 at American Airlines Arena where the Heat are undefeated.

Links: Five Trends from the ECF


No longer being forced to monitor Paul George as a game-time decision, check out some of the most notable trends from the first two games of the ECF.

Paul George diagnosed with concussion


Suffering from blurred vision in the fourth quarter of Game 2, Paul George has been diagnosed with a concussion and is questionable for Game 3 on Saturday.

Lance Stephenson fined $5K for flopping


By fining the Pacers' guard $5,000, the league office decided to recognize Born Ready for his talents as a "Born Actor."

Home Sweet Home: Does it Matter?


The Pacers were 35-6 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse during the regular season, but have been forced into needing to win five playoff road games with their backs against the wall... Does home-court...

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