HoopsHype Roy Hibbert Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: December 21, 2014 | 10:36 PM

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert on his 8 pt, 3 reb, 3 block first quarter: "I just wanted to change my luck and be assertive from the start."

Jon Krawczynski

#Pacers 75, #TWolves 68 after 3. Hibbert 13/8, Miles 19 for Indy. Mo with 15/6assts, Shabazz 13/5rebs

Candace Buckner

Besides his picking and popping, Hibbert's had two good post looks from passes by Hill and Allen. Now up to 8 points

Candace Buckner

Pretty much after Gorgui Dieng, the #Wolves do not have a center. If ever there was a breakout game for Hibbert, this would be it.

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert now playing the role of David West from last game. Hibbert has 6 of the #Pacers 12 points early in the game. Indy leads 12-5

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert gets squared after setting high screen for watson, gets the pass back and drains the midrange jumper. 4 pts early

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert said he wanted to get back to being "elite" defensively. On first play, he goes straight up and sends Thad Young straight back

Candace Buckner

"... That’s where my focus is on tomorrow." - Hibbert after picking up bad fouls thruout his 23 mins tonight. 0 pts, 5 rebs, 0 blocks.

Candace Buckner

Hibbert: "I’m going 2 change my luck somehow, if it’s not on the offensive end, I’ve got 2 b more of an elite player on the defensive end...

Candace Buckner

Hibbert on 0-fer game: "I got to take full responsibility. I couldn’t get into a rhythm, I just haven’t been playing the way I have been."

Candace Buckner

Mozgov blocks Hibbert and leads to Arron Afflalo's bucket. Tied game at 60

Candace Buckner

Hibbert back in to start the 4th Q and Rudez starts with a 3-pointer. When his name is announced in arena, fan next to me says: "Who?"

Candace Buckner

Hibbert: 14 mins, 0 points (0 for 3), 3 rebounds, 4 fouls. Turning into a redux of his Jan. 25 game here. Very ineffective w/ foul trouble

Candace Buckner

Correction: Hibbert is scoreless (I was looking at Stuckey's points).

Candace Buckner

Now, Hibbert draws a fourth foul on an offensive foul in the post. He sits at 8 min mark, with 4 points and 0-3 from field

Candace Buckner

Many of the #Pacers sets start with a big up high on the floor, but you hate to see Hibbert that far away. Gets picked easily by Lawson

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert was still in mid-move off the baseline as the shot clock buzzer went off. Awareness, y'all.

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert checking back in at the 6:26 mark. #Pacers holding slight 25-23 lead… just four points through nearly the midway point of the Q

Candace Buckner

Hibbert, who fouled out here the last time, already has picked up two personals. Sits down before midway point of the 1st Q

Jason Kosmicki

OH-Ficial starters Chandler/ Faried/ Mozgov/ AAA/ Lawson....Hill/ West/ Hibbert/ Sloan/ Watson?

Emiliano Carchia

VIDEO: Chandler, Gortat, Hibbert and Uncalled Travels star in Shaqtin 'A Fool sportando.com/en/usa/nba/145… http://t.co/hiFcG8Fh5G

Devin Kharpertian

Worst 10 players in 2P% this year (min. 200 attempts): Wiggins, DeRozan, Josh Smith, Alec Burks, Kemba, Kobe, Deron, MCW, Lawson, Hibbert.

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert came back in to steal a ball. You saw that coming?

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert hasn't played since early in the 3rd Q. Has sat a long while. I'd keep rotations same w/ him, but GOTTA find mins for Allen here

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert sits with four fouls, so quick entry for Lavoy Allen at the 10:08 mark. Meaningful time w/ starters for Allen

Greg Rappaport

Oof a tough turnover from Sloan leads to Chris Paul doing Chris Paul things. Hibbert about to check back in.

Candace Buckner

#Pacers units are clicking - even when subbing in Hibbert quickly, and coming back to Allen - and it's a tie game at 39 w/ 6:07 til halftime

Candace Buckner

That was a pretty quick stint for Lavoy Allen. Already Hibbert's back in the game not even two minutes into 2nd Q

Candace Buckner

#Pacers bigs (Hibbert, West, Allen) have combined for 18 points. Good way to establish themselves in 1st Q. #Clippers lead 30-27

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert has sat down but this has been a most productive stretch for him and David West. #Pacers front court with 13 of team's 18 points

Greg Rappaport

#Pacers are 3-1 when Roy Hibbert leads the team in scoring. Will the Big Dawg have a himself a night tonight?

Greg Rappaport

Vogel also attributed Stuckey's rebounding to his bigs boxing out. Compared Hibbert&co to offensive linemen, clearing the way.

Candace Buckner

Vogel flashing a smile in timeout huddle. Hibbert sprints out to the floor to pick up Rodney Stuckey. Stuff's fun when you're winning, eh?

Greg Rappaport

Stuckey goin' hard for that loose ball and Hibbert runs off the bench to help him up after the time out. Many good signs from this one.

Candace Buckner

Scola knocked down a baseline 3. #Pacers bench celebration led by Roy Hibbert. Indy up 46-17

Greg Rappaport

Hibbert heads to the bench for a well deserved rest. Lavoy in.

Mike Trudell

Roy Hibbert to LAL's bench: "I fouled him." Ronnie Price wanted one, but didn't get it, and Watson scored on the other end. IND now up 10-2.

Greg Rappaport

Tonight's starting lineup for the Pacers: G C.J. Watson, G Rodney Stuckey, F Solomon Hill, PF David West, C Roy Hibbert.

Aaron Falk

Teams hitting 40.4% at the rim against Rudy Gobert. Only Bogut, Howard & Hibbert better among guys defending 5+ FGA. vine.co/v/OguqBQQ1KmL

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert showing a lot of emotion after creating a jump ball against Aldridge. Signs of life here

Candace Buckner

Robin Lopez looking more like Brook tonight with some of these moves he's schooling Hibbert with.

Greg Rappaport

Lillard just had a pretty smoove up-and-under against Hibbert. Not much you can do to stop that.

Amin Elhassan

Robin Lopez put Hibbert in the blender

Joe Freeman

End of 1st Q: Pacers lead #Blazers 23-22. Batum has 7 pts, 2 stls (3-4 from field), Port shooting 36%. HIbbert has 6 pts, 5 rbs for Indy.

Greg Rappaport

Nice start for Hibbert tonight, 6 pts, 4 rebounds. Starting until clicking and hitting the glass. Pacers lead 14-11 over Portland.

Candace Buckner

Roy Hibbert works to get deep position on first possession of the game. #Pacers find him and he scores.

Candace Buckner

Since returning from ankle injury, Hibbert is averaging 8.5 ppg and 5.7 rpg in six games.

Candace Buckner

Vogel asked how to get more out of Roy Hibbert: "He’s got to play better. All of our guys have to play better, you can’t put it all on Roy."

Mark Montieth

Solo Hill starting in place of the injured C.J. Miles tonight, along with Hibbert, West, Watson and Stuckey. Hill had 16 points last night.

Candace Buckner

More Hibbert: "(Ankle) doesn’t excuse the way I’ve been playing the last couple of games. Just trying to find my way."