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October 19, 2014 Updates
October 17, 2014 Updates

A familiar face has returned to the Indiana Pacers’ scouting department after a few years away. The Pacers have re-hired Brian Winters as a collegiate scout, replacing Carl Nicks, who moved over to player relations after eight years on the daily grind of being a scout. Vigilant Sports

NBA star Paul George and his Queens ex-stripper baby mama are close to finalizing a “joint parenting, joint decision-making” resolution over their 5-month-old daughter, his lawyer said. The Indiana Pacers forward had been locked in a nasty custody battle with Daniela Rajic, who brought a paternity suit against him when baby Olivia was born last May. But on Thursday, Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Matthew Cooper joked it was a “love fest” between the parents and said he was pleased to see them chatting before the hearing began. New York Post

October 16, 2014 Updates
October 15, 2014 Updates

Candace Buckner: Ian Mahinmi has a sore right shoulder and will not return, per #Pacers. Mahinmi suffered a left shoulder injury in FIBA. This one, obviously, is different. Twitter @CandaceDBuckner

October 12, 2014 Updates

Lari Ketner, a former star at the University of Massachusetts who played briefly for the Indiana Pacers, passed away from cancer on Friday morning. Ketner had Stage 4 colon cancer. He was 37 years old. After his college career, in which he led UMass in scoring during the 1997-98 season, Ketner played in the NBA throughout three seasons from 1999 through 2001. In September 2000, the Pacers signed Ketner as a free agent. He appeared in three games later in the season from March 11-14, 2001. Indianapolis Star

Ketner kept ties to Indianapolis and on Saturday, point guard George Hill recalled his connection with the family. Ketner's son plays in Hill's Rising Stars AAU program, and Hill said that he had seen Ketner last year at the gym before his fight with cancer became too arduous. Also on Friday, Hill, who was unaware of Ketner's death before the Pacers played the Orlando Magic, did his part to assist a basketball fan fighting cancer. Indianapolis Star

October 10, 2014 Updates
October 9, 2014 Updates

Billups was the perfect mentor for a young point guard, and the perfect leader for any team. So when Billups was traded to Denver for Allen Iverson one week into the 2008-09 season, Stuckey suffered for it. “Once Chauncey was traded, everything went downhill from there,” Stuckey said. “Chauncey was the glue who held everything together. Once he was traded, it was a domino effect. One thing after another. Something happened, then this happened, that happened. So it was tough, you know? “You go from this guy who's been an All-Star and Finals MVP to a guy like Allen Iverson who's a completely different type of player. Chauncey was the leader, the role model. Allen Iverson was a scorer, a guy who just gets buckets. He can give you 40 if you want him to. And then you have Rip (Hamilton) on the other side that you need to get the ball to and you can't forget about Tayshaun (Prince). It was a tough situation. It was a lot that was thrown at one person at one time. I was just trying to figure stuff out. But it happened the way it happened. You learn from each experience.” NBA.com

October 8, 2014 Updates

“I’m excited for the opportunity to continue my tenure as Pacers’ coach,” said Vogel. “It’s an honor to represent this franchise and lead this team. I look forward to the challenge ahead. I’m grateful to have had good, coachable teams along with coaching staffs that have been second to none.” Vogel will be available to the media after Thursday’s practice at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. NBA.com

October 7, 2014 Updates
 

THE TOP 50 PLAYERS IN PACERS HISTORY

Three of the top four players are from the team's ABA era. All but the dead-eye shooter at No. 1.

   

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