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November 11, 2014 Updates

He's a hardship case, an emergency acquisition, a temp worker of sorts. NBA teams can exceed the 15-player limit when at least four players are injured for at least two weeks and miss at least three games. The Pacers have gone beyond that, with Paul George, George Hill, David West, C.J. Watson and Rodney Stuckey rehabbing injuries and C.J. Miles out for the past three games with a migraine. So, they called him at his home in Baldwin, N.Y. last Wednesday evening, about 10 p.m., to invite him to join them for Friday's game at Boston – but even then only after their first choice, Gal Mekel, had visa issues. Problem is, West and Watson could return by the end of the week, and Miles could return anytime, which puts Price's status in jeopardy. NBA.com

November 10, 2014 Updates

"We were [contenders] at one point, and really not of our own doing, the injury bug is on us now," West said. "You've just got to be confident. You don't know what's going to strike. You've just got to be able to keep the guys who can play on the floor, keep them motivated." George, West and Hill are all traveling with the team, trying to be vocal in the film room. But it's not what they were brought to Indy to do. "Like I tell all the guys here, it's not about who's playing, how many minutes they're playing, how many points people are putting up," Hill said. NBA.com

What the hell has happened to this franchise? "It's kind of surreal," Hill said last week. "I'm a big believer in things happen for a reason. And with Paul going down, and losing Lance, and then to start the season without D West and myself, and the injury to Stuckey, and the injury to C.J. Watson, I mean, I think it's a great opportunity for the other guys, to really showcase what they can do. "And to show Coach that we're a deeper team, that we have a lot more guys than we normally do. At this point, I'm just wishing that everything was a dream, that we could wake up and start all over, and start the season fresh." NBA.com

November 9, 2014 Updates
November 8, 2014 Updates

Scott Agness: C.J. Miles (migraine) out for the second night in a row. Six games in and the injury report includes PG, GHill, West, Watson, Miles,Stuckey Twitter @ScottAgness

November 7, 2014 Updates
November 6, 2014 Updates

The Indiana Pacers announced Thursday they have signed free agent point guard A.J. Price. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not released. NBA.com

Wiggins had his best game thus far Wednesday, scoring 17 points on 7-of-12 shooting in a 98-91 road win over Brooklyn. He played a season-high 37 minutes, including down the stretch when he was asked by coach Flip Saunders to defend Joe Johnson, one of the best 1-on-1 wings in the NBA. “He reminded me of Paul George,” an Eastern Conference GM told SheridanHoops. “Paul came in a better off-ball defender than Andrew. He’s probably a good on-ball defender. Paul had a very difficult time handling the ball when he came in and worked on it and their shooting is similar. I’d say Andrew is a hair better athlete and Paul is a little bigger maybe. SheridanHoops

 

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