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Stephenson has entry in Philly AND1 Streetball Tournament

Lance Stephenson is in Philadelphia this weekend for the AND1 Summer Remix Streetball Tournament. Since Stephenson has an endorsement deal with the AND1 brand, he is one of the faces of this tournament. And while he won't be playing, Stephenson does have representation. "We came together with the Indy Pro Am as well as his brand," said Carlos Knox, the founder and director of the Knox Indy Pro Am. "We provi ...

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Hill holding one-day skills camp at Manual High School

George Hill is passionate about his home, Indianapolis, and children. This weekend, the Pacers' starting point guard is having a camp that covers both angles. On Saturday, Aug. 31, Hill is hosting a skills camp at Manual High School for Indianapolis kids in grades four through eight from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The cost, which includes instruction, drills, meeting Hill and getting his autograph, is $100. Pr ...

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What They’re Saying: Aug. 28

Bleacher Report: "Expect Copeland to exploit mismatches on offense, particularly when there is a switch down low." Read More  InsideHoops: "The Indiana Pacers’ long playoff run this spring is making it easier for the team’s front office to sell tickets." Read More The future of the Pacers @Paul_George24 @Hoya2aPacer @StephensonLance — Lance Stephenson (@StephensonLance) August 26, ...

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On the Airwaves: Vogel discusses offseason, Granger, Hibbert

Pacers coach Frank Vogel had a speaking engagement at the JCC of Indianapolis on Tuesday night at 7 p.m. To help promote the event and catch up with everything going on in Pacers land, Vogel was a guest on the 'Grady and Big Joe Show' on ESPN 1070 The Fan. While on the show, Vogel's refreshing humor came out on a number of items. Big Joe: "I understand you are going to have this sit-down that's somewhere be ...

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Paul George tops 300K followers on Twitter

Paul George's status and image continues to escalate. The 23-year-old surpassed 300,000 followers on Twitter late Monday, becoming the second most-followed current Pacers player. Free agent signee C.J. Watson, who played three seasons in big cities, Chicago and Brooklyn, has the most followers on the team with over 345K. Back on Nov. 27, almost nine months ago, George eclipsed the century mark. "That means ...

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Hibbert ‘cool’ with Paul George taking the reigns

Roy Hibbert is okay with designating 23-year-old Paul George, who begins his fourth NBA season next month, the leader of the team. Hibbert, the second-longest tenured Pacers player behind Danny Granger, tweeted the following on Monday: @Hoya2aPacer I got yours too big dog! ALWAYS bro! Im back next week to work with you — Paul George (@Paul_George24) August 26, 2013 After the first month last season, George ...

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Ben Hansbrough signs with CB Gran Canaria

Ben Hansbrough is heading back overseas to continue his professional basketball career. The 6-3, 203-pound point guard has signed a one-year deal with the Spanish club Herbalife Gran Canaria, the team announced Thursday. In Gran Canaria, Hansbrough, 25, is headed to a "very good situation," an NBA scout told ACB, the top tier of Spanish basketball, is the best league in Europe behind Euroleague. ...

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Frank Vogel speaking at the JCC on Aug. 27

Pacers coach Frank Vogel will be sharing his story and take questions from the assembled crowd in a 90-minute session to be held at the JCC of Indianapolis. It's all part of the JCC’s Arts & Education Department’s programs featuring community leaders and notable personalities. Beginning at 7 p.m. EST on Tuesday, Aug. 27, Vogel will talk about working his way up in the NBA and what it's like to be an NBA ...

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Hibbert an entertaining social media follow

The Pacers first preseason game is just over six weeks away. Training camp commences in about five weeks. Until then, might I recommend getting your Pacers fix (beyond from big man Roy Hibbert. As entertaining as ever, Hibbert's social media accounts include information about what he's up to, videos of him working out and photos that are sure to make you laugh. That combination makes him one of ...

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What They’re Saying: August 21 The Pacers were given an offseason grade of "B" from ''Indiana improved its rotation intelligently while on a budget, something that should greatly benefit its starting five. Smart work from a sharp front office." Read More Indy Cornrows: "But the key to making the rapid jump toward the top of the Eastern Conference was Larry Bird swinging for the fences during the 2010 draft." Read More  Ra ...

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