Archive for February, 2013

  • Paul, Clippers withstand late rally by Pacers

    Paul, Clippers withstand late rally by Pacers

    Uncategorized February 28, 2013 at 10:10 pm

    Indianapolis (TSN) – Chris Paul scored 29 points, handed out eight assists and stymied Indiana’s late comeback to help the Los Angeles Clippers hand the surging Pacers a 99-91 home loss. The Pacers had won five straight by an average of 24 points and last suffered a regulation defeat at […]

     
  • Minus Hibbert, Pacers host high-flying Clippers

    Minus Hibbert, Pacers host high-flying Clippers

    Pacers February 28, 2013 at 10:59 am

    Indianapolis (TSN) – The hard-charging Indiana Pacers will be down a man when they host the Los Angeles Clippers Thursday in a showdown between playoff- bound teams at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Pacers center Roy Hibbert will serve a one-game suspension for his involvement in a melee with the Golden State […]

     
  • Could Colts’ Grigson roll dice on flawed talents — again?

    Could Colts’ Grigson roll dice on flawed talents — again?

    Brunos Blog, Colts February 28, 2013 at 10:18 am

    On his first attempt at the 40-yard dash, Vick Ballard tripped and fell into the timer. On his second, he clocked a 4.65, which ranked him 16th of the 25 running backs at the NFL Scouting Combine in 2012. The Colts drafted him in the fifth round and after a […]

     
  • Rake’s Rankings: Who’s going to the dance?

    Rake’s Rankings: Who’s going to the dance?

    Consider this your conference tournament primer. We’ll examine the multiple bid leagues involving Indiana teams (Big Ten, Atlantic 10, Big East, and Missouri Valley) and explain who’s in, and who’s gotta fight their way in on the last weekend of the season. BIG TEN IN: Indiana, Michigan, Michigan State, Wisconsin, […]

     
  • Keep calm and the Hoosiers will carry on

    Keep calm and the Hoosiers will carry on

    College Basketball, I.U. Basketball, Rake's Take February 27, 2013 at 8:25 am

    Some nights the box score tells you all you need to know. Last night’s numbers against Minnesota are about as ugly as Hoosier fans have seen all season. A rebound deficit of 44-30, including 23-10 on the offensive glass. Cody Zeller and Christian Watford each scoring in single digits. Watford […]

     
  • Nothing to see here, folks. Move along.

    Nothing to see here, folks. Move along.

    Brunos Blog, Pacers February 26, 2013 at 11:44 pm

    Nothing to see here, folks. Move along. What happened in the fourth quarter of the Pacers’ 108-97 victory over Golden State Tuesday night was not a brawl. This was not even a fight. It was some pushing and shoving that unfortunately migrated to the edge of the front row. Roy […]

     
  • Things get physical as West, Pacers stop Warriors

    Things get physical as West, Pacers stop Warriors

    Pacers February 26, 2013 at 10:50 pm

    Indianapolis (TSN) – David West tallied 28 points and Paul George added 21 points and 11 rebounds as the Pacers downed another opponent, defeating the Golden State Warriors, 108-97, to capture their fifth straight win. George Hill contributed 23 points with six assists and Roy Hibbert finished with 13 points, […]

     
  • So much for No. 1: Hoosiers outmuscled by Gophers

    So much for No. 1: Hoosiers outmuscled by Gophers

    College Basketball, I.U. Basketball February 26, 2013 at 10:42 pm

    Minneapolis (TSN) – February has never been a promising month for Tubby Smith at Minnesota. But with March quickly approaching, the senior-laden Gophers picked up their biggest win of the season. Trevor Mbakwe had 21 points and 12 rebounds as the Gophers tallied their first win over a No. 1 […]

     
  • Granger makes home debut against Warriors

    Granger makes home debut against Warriors

    Pacers February 26, 2013 at 10:52 am

    Indianapolis (TSN) – The Indiana Pacers got bigger, stronger and longer over the weekend with the return of Danny Granger. Now they hope he can knock more rust off when the Golden State Warriors visit Bankers Life Fieldhouse Tuesday. Granger had been sidelined all season with a knee ailment and […]

     
  • Surging Hoosiers face struggling Gophers

    Surging Hoosiers face struggling Gophers

    College Basketball, I.U. Basketball February 26, 2013 at 10:47 am

    Minneapolis (TSN) – The top-ranked Indiana Hoosiers attempt to continue their reign atop the Big Ten Conference standings on Tuesday night, as they challenge the struggling Minnesota Golden Gophers at Williams Arena. Since suffering a heart-breaking setback at Illinois on Feb. 7, Indiana has responded with four straight wins to […]