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    Since there was no opposition from Area 55 members I am now going to make a new thread & sticky it for all Pacer fan sections.

    Please feel free to post any information or thoughts here.

    Hopefully IndyHoya will once again start giving us news that we can take to the bank.

    Also I included PTO because there is always questions about it like where is it, what should people bring, etc.



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    Nice work tonight from my fellow Area 55ers and also G2zoners. Not our best effort, but good for the first preseason game, and I actually felt like there was improvement as the game went on. Just what we were looking for.

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    Definite potential. Once we get the rookies in both sides up to speed, we'll be in good shape.
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    Was fun. Can't wait till regular season.

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    Hey Area 55, G2, Pacers fans, Colts fans, AA members.
    Remember Saturday afternoon in the old parking lot on south street across from Arby's OPENING NIGHT PTO. If you have never been to a PTO this is the place to start usually the best turnout of the year. Crazies start rolling in between 4 and 5.
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    Kyle,

    One problem: I have a feeling that the stinkin Blue Crew will have that lot reserved.
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    Well I only have one thing to say! BLUE CREW! PREPARE TO MEET THE BLUE AND GOLD GOLD SWAGGER CREW!

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    Yes, the Blue Crew will have that lot.

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    Thay only get the back right? And we still have the small lot if not.

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    Nah, dude, they got the entire thing.... even though they only use about a third of it on Saturday.
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    in the words of superfan. "The PTO will go where it's got to go, to put on the show, rain sleet or snow, its the only place to go, we run full throttle, clean up your bottles. OHHHH YEAHHHHH!

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    Can anyone help me get some tix in Area55 for the home opener. Rob doesnt seem interested in selling me tix unless I buy a full season. Which does me no good, because I have a wife and get to take too. I gave away a ton of Area55 tickets over the past 2 season, so Im hoping favors will be returned.
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    They aint selling single game tix to even members of Area55 and G2 at the moment.....
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    Thanks to Area55er Scott Roosa for 1 ticket in Area55. Just need 2 more for wife and daughter. Anyone else not able to make home opener?
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    Please keep updating where PTO will be happenin.
    I'll be breakfast clubbing/tailgating at Purdue, but I got me a sober ride.

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    Can't wait to see what you guys have in store for the opener. By the way.... I thought the folks in G2 out did the old faithful in Area55 during pre-season.
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    But of course, look who was brought over from Area55 to the G2Zone... they sent a lot of the good season 2 rookies over...
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    not able to get in area55 but scott roosa has a ticket up for grabs $20 you can find him on twitter @Reggie_For_3
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    Rookie Area 55er here. I didnt try out for Area 55 or G2, but I decided to buy a season ticket. I couldnt decide which section I wanted to sit in. It was a tough decision, but I eventually decided to sit in Area 55. I will be at most, if not all of the games, and I am looking forward to the season! I had already bought 4 tickets to the home opener to take my son and my parents before I decided to buy into Area 55. So if anyone is interested in buying my ticket, let me know.

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    Me and the wifey just finished making some new Big Heads for the groups, and they are ready to rock!

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    AREA 55 NEWS YOU CAN TAKE TO THE BANK!

    Salutations 55ers!

    Tonight the 1-1 Pacers return to Indy for their home opener against the Sacramento Kings. It’s a “gold out” night and the Suits will be turning BLF yellow with a T-Shirt giveaway to what is supposed to be a sellout crowd. In case you missed it, Roy’s instructions to us were as follows:

    “I want @PacersArea55 packed on Saturday & I have a couple tix left. You have to be loud. Sign up at http://on.nba.com/YwQBOC

    Beating the Kings won’t be easy. Our Pacers are banged up. Danny Granger is on “indefinite” status with a bum knee. George Hill is playing through pain with a hip pointer. Sam Young may be out with a severely bruised shoulder picked up in last night’s loss to Charlotte. Gerald Green has been struggling in his new role as a starter.

    Over the past two road games, the Pacers have looked strong at times and sloppy at others. Turnovers, spotty free throw shooting, and defensive rebounding have been particular problems that need to be corrected.

    For their part, all the Royalty from Sacramento aren’t exactly slouches and tonight’s game isn’t exactly a “gimme.” The Kings’ roster includes the likes of 6’ 11” 270 lb. center DeMarcus Cousins and flashy guard Tyreke Evans. From a historical standpoint, Cousins, particularly, has given the Pacers fits. Area 55’s mission tonight, from a chanting perspective, is to help Roy neuter him.

    Last night neither Cousins nor Evans showed up and the 0-2 Kings found a way to lose a road game to a Minnesota Timberwolves team that was playing without Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio. Wolves guard J.J. Barea was the difference maker, torching the Kings with a game-high 21 points, 5 assists and 4 rebounds in 27 minutes off the bench. Sacramento didn't have an answer for him all night.

    Cousins (more on him below) had an awful game, garnering just 11 points and 4 rebounds in 25 foul-plagued minutes of action. Reports have it that he was thoroughly outplayed by the Wolves’ normally lackluster backup center, Greg Stiesma, who hounded him defensively all game. Evans, who had 21 points and 8 rebounds in Sacramento's opening road loss to the Bulls, finished with only 6 points on 3-for-14 shooting. When Cousins and Evans play like that, the Kings lose. Pacers take heed.

    PTO! For those Area 55 rookies (and their camp followers) that have yet to experience the surrealistic weirdness of the Pacers Tailgating Organization, tonight’s your big chance. PTO founder and self-anointed President for life Aaron “Brickyard” Coleman advises me that the festivities will be kicking off, as usual, in an as yet to be designated parking lot at an as yet to be designated time. This temporal and spatial vagueness is in keeping with PTO’s beer-inspired, not-to-be-missed carnival ambience and shaky leadership. Coleman, of late, has been attending school and has been more absorbed with abstruse trigonometry problems than professional basketball. As a consequence, PTO’s day-to-day organization and bratwurst roasting responsibilities have basically devolved to its second-in-command, Casey O’Brien, PTO’s VP and General Manager. O’Brien is a convicted arsonist whose managerial skills stem largely from prison correspondence courses and unsuccessful efforts to organize mass escapes.

    Generally the PTO convenes at around 4:00 PM and congregates in the cheapest parking lot we can find within hailing distance of the Arby’s located at the South East corner of Pennsylvania and South Streets. Ordinarily G2 Zone member Bill “Sandman” Manlove shows up first, locates the cheapest place to park and starts sending out admonitory tweets to give location heads ups to would-be PTO attendees. Manlove’s Twitter handle is THE PACER MANIAC @ TheSandman21. It’s a good idea to "Follow" him on Twitter for up-to-the-minute dope on where the PTO and parking is apt to be. If you show up early (the real weirdness usually starts around 5:30 PM for 7:00 PM games) you can park your chariot for $5.00 at a lot next to the Subway on the south side of South Street.

    It’s usually best to bring your own beer to the PTO unless you’re an aficionado of Hobert Montgomery’s Pabst Blue Ribbon. Food is a sometime thing. Sometimes it’s there and sometimes it isn’t. So bring that too if you're inclined to stuff your maw pre-game. It’s often cheaper to dine at the PTO than to blow your kids’ allowances on the tasty, but pricey, comestibles served at the trendy Blue Flame Grill (which is located behind Section 101) once you get inside BLF.

    Coat and tie are optional at the PTO. In fact, often clothing is optional. Many PTO attendees, after drinking enough PBR, morph into nudists – usually of the male, full-frontal Roncalli High School variety. Those of you who might be offended by the sight of painted and exposed male nipples, be forewarned!

    The PTO is a good place to strategize, find out what the latest chanting ideas are, and generally get to know your Area 55 and G2Zone peers. To the extent anything really every gets decided in Area 55, it usually happens at the PTO.

    AND NOW A LITTLE BIT ABOUT THE SACRAMENTO KINGS!

    How Royalty Came to Sacramento! The Kings trace their origins to a local semi-professional team based in Rochester, New York in the early 1920s (making them one of the oldest pro basketball clubs continually in existence). The team joined the National Basketball League (NBL) in 1945 as the Rochester Royals. The Royals defected to the NBL's rival, the Basketball Association of America, in 1948. In 1949, as a result of a merger between the NBL and BAA, the Royals became members of the newly formed NBA. Though the Royals were often successful on the court, they had trouble turning a profit in the comparatively small market of Rochester, and relocated to Cincinnati, Ohio in 1957, becoming the Cincinnati Royals. In 1972, the team relocated to Kansas City, Missouri, initially splitting its games between Kansas City and Omaha, Nebraska, and taking up the name Kansas City Kings. The team again failed to find success in the lucrative big time Omaha-KC market, and moved to their present kingly realm -- Sacramento -- in 1985. The Kings have been there, shakily, ever since.

    Meet the Maloofs! For the last 13 years, the Kings have been owned by the Maloof family. If you want to get to know them on a first name basis, all you have to do is go the Kings’ Official Website and click the “Maloofs” box. I’ve saved you curious types the trouble. It’s here:

    http://tinyurl.com/cx9lr7y

    If you took the trouble, you now know Joe, Gavin, Coleen, George, Adrienne, and Phil. From their adulatory, self-written bios, you might also now feel a little like you’re on Walton Mountain. Unfortunately, there’s more to this rosy portrait of a happy family than meets the eye.

    On February 19, 2011, NBA commissioner David Stern admitted that the Maloofs had been talking with officials in Anaheim, California about relocation. It was later found that the Maloofs had gone as far as filing for a trademark on the name "Anaheim Royals", among others. The Maloofs prepared to make their case for relocation in an NBA Board meeting in New York, in what many expected to simply be a formality.

    However, in a surprise announcement, Sacramento Mayor and former NBA star Kevin Johnson announced during a presentation to the NBA that Ron Burkle, a billionaire associate of former United States President Bill Clinton wanted to buy the Kings and keep them in Sacramento. Johnson also pledged some $10 million from local businesses as a show of support from keeping the Kings right where they were. As a result, the Maloofs were pressured into temporarily withdrawing their Anaheim plans and the Kings remained in Sacramento for the 2011-12 NBA season. The Maloofs, however, indicated they intended to move to Anaheim for 2012-2013 unless the city of Sacramento built (Surprise!) a new arena. The city had plans for an arena and awaited a 100-day analysis of funding options for the arena.

    On February 27, 2012 the Maloofs, the city, and the NBA came to a tentative deal on the construction of a $387 Million in downtown Sacramento. Per the deal, the city was to pony up more than $250 Million (raised by leasing city-owned parking lots to a private company). For their part, the Maloofs were to contribute $75 million up-front, as well as money from the sale of the old Kings venue – the colorfully named “Sleep Train Arena.” In addition they were to pay a 5% surcharge on ticket sales to generate another $75 Million through the span of the deal. Arena operator AEG was to contribute another 60 million up-front for the right to operate the arena. With this agreement, it was expected that the Kings would play in their new arena as early as 2015.

    Amid great fanfare, the outline of the deal was approved by the city council on March 7, 2012. On April 13, 2012, the Maloof family backed out of the deal. Since then, all has been speculation. The current rumor is that the Maloofs are broke and that’s why they pulled out of the deal.

    The Maloofs persist in telling everyone who asks that they are still flush with assets and are liquid enough to run the Kings and make them competitive. However, the Kings have been at the salary floor -- that is, at the lowest legal salary a team can carry as assigned by NBA rules -- for the past two seasons. To boot, the Maloofs have in their employ one of the lowest-paid general managers, one of the thinnest basketball operations departments and one of the lowest-paid coaches (Former IU star, Keith Smart) in the entire league. In July, the Kings (who then had just 11 players under contract), sold their No. 36 pick to the Pacers for cash. Generally, teams that sell picks for cash either (1) have too many players under contract or (2) are bumping up against the luxury tax line or (3) have owners who are broke.

    The ongoing “Sacramento or Anaheim” saga for the Kings thus continues.

    Meet DeMarcus Cousins – Mr. Misunderstood! DeMarcus Cousins is a troubled man. Nobody really understands him. Consequently, he presently ornaments his lengthy right calf with a lengthy “Misunderstood ?” tattoo. You can buy into the general misunderstanding by viewing it right here!

    http://tinyurl.com/cbhy9gb

    DeMarcus came out of John Calipari’s Kentucky with much fanfare. Sure he had a record of arguments with the coach there and altercations with teammates. But that was all over once he joined the pros, right?

    http://tinyurl.com/cjwovov

    Well, not exactly.

    First, prior to the drafts for the 2010-2011 season, he refused to give the Minnesota Timberwolves a personal workout due to the fact that “there were too many young big men already on the Timberwolves roster.” So, being one of the first teams to pick in the draft, the Timberwolves stated that they wouldn't touch DeMarcus with a 10 foot pole.

    That little incident didn't stop the Sacramento Kings from taking Cousins with their #5 overall pick in . The Kings believed that Cousins had so much upside that his past record of “immature actions” could be corrected. In fact, Cousins was said to be a shoo-in “Rookie of the Year” candidate even before he played his first game. However, once in a Kings uniform it didn't take long for some of his old patterns to reappear.

    As his rookie season ensued arguments with the Kings’ coaches and teammates began getting him kicked out of practices. There was even talk of the Kings sending him to the D-League. He was benched for making a choking sign at an opposing player shooting free throws during a loss to the Golden State Warriors. After that reprisal, he was benched again because he refused to acknowledge another teammate that tried to give him a high-five. While a minor thing, it was treated as major due to all his prior troubles. After that, DeMarcus took to sulking and his scoring and rebounding stats plummeted, causing his overall effort to be questioned.

    Prior to the 2011-2012 season, Cousins professed to repent. Self-labeling his past actions as “selfish” and “immature” he promised to reform. The reform program, however, didn’t last long. Cousins In December 2011 he reportedly announced that “he was tired of being disrespected due to his rookie status” and demanded that he be traded. His agent blamed his dissatisfaction on the Kings coach, Paul Westphal. Westphal suspended him and put the onus on DeMarcus to make things right before he could play again. No candy or apologies were forthcoming. As a result in January 2012 the Maloofs elected to jettison Westphal, and not Cousins.

    All did not go smoothly after Westphal's departure. In February, 2012, DeMarcus got into a locker-room fracas with a teammate, Donte Green. DeMarcus reportedly chided Green for not inbounding him the ball for a last second shot. Words were then exchanged and the two came to blows. Cousins wound up calling Green “too scared to make decisions to win games late.” The upshot of that altercation had the Kings kicking DeMarcus off the team’s flight home, assessing a $5,000 fine and awarding him a 3-game suspension.

    There’s a real possibility that we can bother DeMarcus Cousins tonight 55ers. “Misunderstood” might be one chant we can use. Think about others. This could be fun!

    GO PACERS! GO AREA 55!

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    WORD UP FROM THE ZONE!!

    Ahoy G2ers!

    As many of you know, the Pacers were defeated by the disturbingly bad Charlotte Bobcats on Friday night (just moments ago as I write this line). I, like the rest of the you, have a sour taste from this embarassment of being the team that Charlotte breaks their 23 game loosing streak, but fortunately, the Pacers have a chance to immediately wash away that awful in our mouths with tonight's home opener as the almost-as-putrid Sacramento Kings pay their one and only visit to Bankers Life Fieldhouse for the season, and its going to be one doozy of a night!

    As everyone probably is aware, all the hype surrounding the upgrades that were untaken at the "Bank" over the offseason has all led to this night, as the Pacers break out the ever feared GOLD OUT, which not means the Pacers will wear their gold uniforms, we all get free gold T-shirts, but it also means the return of the most fearsome element of an Indiana Pacers Gold Out: The Golden Boomer.

    Oh, and the scoreboard that is bigger than my house finally gets fully unleashed after Pacers Sports and Entertainment spent most of the last month teasing us with glimpses of its full potential. But that's not important. What IS important is that its OPENING NIGHT!

    Do you have your tickets?
    As everyone knows, the Pacers sent out our tickets through the US postal system, and we all should have received them before Friday (most received their tickets on Thursday I believe). If you did not receive your tickets because of some postal oversight, you need to contact the G2Zone staff at G2Zone@pacers.com immediately, so that we can get into tonight's game with the G2Zone at full strength.

    PTO! (As mostly written by Area55 Grand Poobah Joe Murphy and G2Zoneized by me)
    For those G2Zoners rookies (and their camp followers) that have yet to experience the surrealistic weirdness of the Pacers Tailgating Organization, tonight’s your big chance. PTO founder and self-anointed President for life Aaron “Brickyard” Coleman advises me that the festivities will be kicking off, as usual, in an as yet to be designated parking lot at an as yet to be designated time. This temporal and spatial vagueness is in keeping with PTO’s beer-inspired, not-to-be-missed carnival ambience and shaky leadership. Coleman, of late, has been attending school and has been more recently absorbed with abstruse trigonometry problems than professional basketball. As a consequence, PTO’s day-to-day organization and bratwurst roasting responsibilities have basically devolved to its second-in-command, Casey O’Brien, PTO’s VP and General Manager. O’Brien is a convicted arsonist whose managerial skills stem largely from prison correspondence courses and unsuccessful efforts to organize mass escapes.

    Generally the PTO convenes at around 4:00 PM and congregates in the cheapest parking lot we can find within hailing distance of the Arby’s located at the South East corner of Pennsylvania and South Streets. I show up first, locates the cheapest place to park and starts sending out admonitory tweets to would-be attendees. My twitter is THE PACER MANIAC @ TheSandman21. It’s a good idea to follow me for up-to-the-minute dope on where the PTO is apt to be. If you show up early (the real weirdness usually starts around 5:30 PM for 7:00 PM games) you can park your chariot for $5.00 at a lot next to the Subway on the south side of South Street.

    It’s usually best to bring your own beer unless you’re an aficionado of Area55 member Hobart Montgomery’s Pabst Blue Ribbon. Food is a sometime thing. Sometimes it’s there and sometimes it isn’t. So bring that too if your inclined to stuff your maw pre-game. It’s often cheaper to dine at the PTO than blow your kids’ allowances on the tasty, but pricey, comestibles served at the nearest concession stand once you get inside BLF.

    The PTO is a good place to strategize, find out what the latest chanting ideas are, and generally get to know your G2Zone and Area 55 peers.

    The Sandman Scouting Report: The Sacramento Kings

    Sacramento enters the Bankers Life lions den looking for that first win, which makes them hungry. Their head coach will be very familar to IU fans as 1987 Championship Game hero Keith Smart makes his return to Indiana at the helm of his third NBA team, and this may be the first one he may actually have a fair chance with, as his first head coaching experience came with the pre-Lebron James Cleveland Cavaliers (and if you saw the pre-Lebron Cavs, you understand WHY he didn't get a fair shake with them), and then he was awarded by the Golden State Warriors for winning 10 more games than the previous year's team did by being given a pink slip. That one still boggles me.

    Smart leads a young team led by SG Tyreke Evans and C Demarcus Cousins, who is considered by many to have million dollar potential and skillsets, and the maturity of a 5 year old. (Actually, sometimes I think the 5 year old has Demarcus beat). This is a hungry young team, but theres a reason they only won 22 games last year. Of course one of those 22 wins came in rather embarassing fashion against our Pacers, as the Kings came back from 18 down in the fourth quarter to win last season, a loss that spurred my personal "No Tweeting/Facebooking during the game" rule (who says fans can't be superstitious?) after I made a remark about the game being over in the third quarter. Oops.

    Indiana Special Olympics Torch Run
    If you have received this email, then you should also have received an earlier email from me regarding next week's work with the Indiana Special Olympics and the Law Enforcement Torch Run for next Thursday evening. The Pacers really want us, Area55, and High Octane to have a presence for this, and right now, I've only gotten a few people saying they will be coming. We are coming to the point where we need to get an idea of how many people we will be bringing. I've had a couple of G2 members ask me about parking, and at this point, I have not heard anything from Area55 Grand Poobah Joe Murphy, however he has passed the question onto our contact with the ISOP, stay tuned regarding an answer.

    Who cares about the Kings starters? I found a 50% off coupon for Gatorade!

    Finally, for tomorrow night, G2 members Hayden Weaver and Clayton De Fur will be bringing copies of the IU student newspaper for us to read during the introductions of the Sacramento Kings. Although they believe they should have enough for everyone, other G2 members are welcome to bring newspaper as well, and I have reached out to our Area 55 "cousins" to see if they will be joining us in this antic.

    That wraps up the inaugural G2 Zone mailblast. Doing this as a one man show does take some time, but at the same time, I don't want just one person putting the word out. If anyone wants to contribute material to the mailblast, always feel free to send it to me and I will include it into the mailblast. I don't think you can add it to a resume, even if you are looking to become a writer, but contributions are contributions, so if you got em, send em in!

    One final note, G2: We did well in our preseason tuning, but tonight, not only does the curtain come up on the Indiana Pacers home schedule, but this is our big debut as well, so paint up, break out your best props, and bring that voice and let's forget this stinker in Charlotte and DETHRONE THE KINGS (because as we all know, Paul George is the TRUE KING)!
    "Nobody wants to play against Tyler Hansbrough NO BODY!" ~ Frank Vogel

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    Were you two responsible for the young Gary Coleman? I like!

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    Don't look at me for Gary and Stamos LOL
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    Were you two responsible for the young Gary Coleman? I like!
    No, Rob wanted us to make Bon Jovi and a couple of players. Still don't know the inside joke about the Bon Jovi request. I think a couple of guys made the 70's sitcom bigheads themselves.

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