DESTROY THE DISNEYS!
Not a Redickulous Thought...
Game Time Start: 7:00 PM ET
Where: Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN
Officials: D. Collins, K. Fehr, M. Kogut
Media Notes: Indiana Notes, Orlando Notes
Local TV: FSI
Local Radio: WIBC 93.1 FM
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Season Records: (W-L)
16-6 (Home: 6-1) 14-9 (Road: 6-5)
Upcoming Games: Feb 07 Feb 08 Feb 10 Feb 11 Feb 14 vs at at vs vs 7:00 pm 7:30 pm 8:00 pm 7:00 pm 7:00 pm
Projected Starting Lineup: C PF SF SG PG HIBBERT WEST GRANGER GEORGE COLLISON Projected Starting Lineup: C PF SF SG PG HOWARD ANDERSON TURKOGLU RICHARDSON DUHON
Jeff Foster, sore lower back, out tonight
George Hill, left ankle chip fracture, out indefinitely
Jameer Nelson, concussion, day-to-day
According to the Orlando Magic, forward Glen Davis has been
suspended for two games due to conduct detrimental to the team.
Word is, Stan Van asked him to do the Truffle Shuffle during a
shootaround, and Davis was a big baby about the whole thing.
Minimally Relevant Video:
Eight Points, Nine Seconds Preview: A Few with Donahue
First he made the rules - Pacer game previews that were Twitter-lengthed
at 140 seconds or less. Now he's breaking the rules. Here's your 8-minute
long preview video from Tim Donahue.
FIND TIM'S PREVIEW FACT SHEETS AT 8p9s
Shaky Ankles: Analyzing The Anomalous: Paul George vs. Dallas
This is what Frank Vogel had to say about Paul George: the number one
reason he enjoys waking up every morning to coach the Indiana Pacers.
With George Hill out indefinitely, George’s development process might
have been placed on the entrails of a jet engine. His outside/inside ability
is unique, as is his ability to defend multiple positions and seemingly
thrive in nearly every aspect of the game. Following the peaks of his
career could be one of the nicer things we have to look forward to as NBA
fans these next 5-7 years. Something about last night’s game (apart from
the 30 points with 7 threes) makes it feel like we were witness to the
baptism of a truly significant basketball player. While people pick holes in
Indiana’s brilliantly patient roster building strategy and speculate as to
what high profile superstar they’ll either trade for or sign with all their cap
space, Paul George...CONTINUE READING SHAKY ANKLES
Outside Looking In: As the Orlando Magic's recent stretch of six losses in eight
games illustrated, they aren't a terribly good offensive team.
They scored a franchise-low 56 points in a loss to the Boston
Celtics, but also had outings of 67 points (against the New
Orleans Hornets) and 69 points (against the Philadelphia 76ers)
in that span. Tom Ziller, SB Nation's NBA editor, recently posted
a story examining what he called offensive volatility, a measure
of a given player's scoring average relative to his standard
deviation from his scoring average. Among players averaging
20-plus points per game this season, Dwight Howard is the
2nd-most volatile...CONTINUE READING PINSTRIPED POST