Articles by: 1070 the Fan

  • Reed rallies Pacers to beat Celtics

    Reed rallies Pacers to beat Celtics

    Pacers July 7, 2014 at 6:24 pm

    After opening Orlando Summer League play with a 20-point defeat Saturday, the Indiana Pacers bounced back impressively with a 96-77 victory over the Boston Celtics Monday at the Amway Center. This game started ominously like the Saturday game against Brooklyn when the Pacers trailed by 18 after the first quarter. […]

  • Juan Pablo Montoya celebrates his first victory since returning to the IndyCar series. (Photo: Icon SMI)

    Montoya triumphant at Pocono

    Indy Car July 6, 2014 at 5:06 pm

    The Sports Network Juan Pablo Montoya won a North American open-wheel racing event for the first time in 14 years by prevailing in Sunday’s 500-mile IndyCar Series race at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA. Montoya, who claimed his maiden pole in the series on Saturday, inherited the lead with […]

  • Juan Pablo Montoya celebrates his pole at Pocono. (Photo: Icon SMI)

    Montoya sends message with Pocono pole

    Indy Car July 6, 2014 at 9:05 am

    Juan Pablo Montoya will start on the pole in an IndyCar Series race for the first time after winning Saturday’s qualifying for the Pocono IndyCar 500 at Pocono Raceway. Montoya, who was the last driver to make his qualifying run in the 22-car field, posted a two-lap average speed of […]

  • Pacers blasted by Nets in summer opener

    Pacers blasted by Nets in summer opener

    Pacers July 5, 2014 at 12:49 pm

    The Indiana Pacers opened up play in the Orlando Pro Summer League with two distinctive halves of basketball. Unfortunately, the good half couldn’t overcome the bad half in a 101-81 loss to Brooklyn at the Amway Center. Tipping off the league in the 9 a.m. first game, the Pacers were […]

  • Will Trent Richardson finally live up to the hype in 2014? (Photo: Icon SMI)

    Should fantasy owners trust Colts’ Richardson?

    Colts, NFL July 2, 2014 at 8:24 am

    By Thomas Harrigan | TSN Fantasy Sports Writer Trent Richardson has fooled a lot of people in two years. The Cleveland Browns. The Indianapolis Colts. Fantasy owners. But not Jim Brown. Before the Browns picked Richardson third overall in 2012, Brown, one of the greatest running backs in NFL history, […]

  • Jermaine Jones expresses the U.S. frustration after a 2-1 loss to Belgium in the World Cup. (Photo: Icon SMI)

    World Cup runs dry for U.S. team

    Uncategorized July 2, 2014 at 8:19 am

    The United States’ World Cup journey came to a heartbreaking end on Tuesday as the Stars and Stripes suffered a 2-1 extra time defeat to Belgium at the Arena Fonte Nova. Jurgen Klinsmann’s side accomplished its initial goal in Brazil by advancing out of the supposed “Group of Death”, but […]

  • Team USA tries to reach the World Cup quarterfinals today against Belgium. (Photo: Icon SMI)

    U.S. tries to make more waves in World Cup

    Uncategorized July 1, 2014 at 8:21 am

    The United States did well to emerge from the “Group of Death,” but the Americans are keen on making further waves in the World Cup, starting with Tuesday’s clash with Belgium at the Arena Fonte Nova. After opening Group G play with a last-gasp 2-1 win over Ghana, the Americans […]

  • World Cup forecast: How far can U.S. go?

    World Cup forecast: How far can U.S. go?

    Uncategorized June 28, 2014 at 10:56 am

    By Chris Ravita | TSN Soccer Editor After 15 straight days of relentless World Cup action – and there has been plenty of action – we have a moment to exhale before the start of the knockout round. There have been 136 goals in the tournament to date, and if […]

  • The NBA Draft class of 2014 includes Indiana's Noah Vonleh and Hamilton Southeastern's Garry Harris.

    NBA Draft report card

    NBA June 28, 2014 at 10:46 am

    Team report cards for the 2014 NBA Draft from NBA Editor Jim Brighters: ATLANTA HAWKS Additions: Adreian Payne (15) Walter Tavares (43) Lamar Patterson (48) The Atlanta Hawks got one of the most NBA-ready players in the draft in Adreian Payne, whose only crime is that he’s 23. Most […]

  • Jurgen Klinsmann leads the U.S. against his former German team in the World Cup today.

    It wasn’t easy, but U.S. survived

    Uncategorized June 27, 2014 at 10:26 am

    By Brian Wright | TSN Soccer Editor Raise your hand if you had the intestinal fortitude to pick the United States to advance out of Group G based on something other than blind optimism or patriotism. Yeah, me either. Often times, whether a nation advances to the round of 16 […]