Monthly Archives: October 2013

Pierre the Pelicans’ mascot saves Twitter, haunts dreams.

By David Searle (@DaveSearle) Live tweeting Pacers games is the best. Ian Mahinmi makes a huge block? Roll out the “Smothered Chicken” jokes. Lance Stephenson goes coast-to-coast? Roll out the “Forrest Gump” jokes. George Hill hits a dagger three? BOOOOOOOOOM!!!! If … Continue reading

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Pacers ground Pelicans in comeback win.

By Jon R. LaFollette (@JonFilet) The Pacers spoiled the Pelicans’ debut Wednesday night at New Orleans Arena, rallying from a 14-point halftime deficit to win 95-90 and remain undefeated on the fledgling NBA season. Paul George led the team in … Continue reading

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“I bet Eric Gordon is a jerk.” Pacers vs Pelicans preview.

By Jon R. LaFollette (@JonFilet) and David Searle (@DaveSearle) Jon: The Pelicans? It’s too soon for this game. I was hoping the NBA scheduling gods would have delayed it so I could cook up a few worthy Pelicans puns – as … Continue reading

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Hibbert OK after knee scare, will start against New Orleans

By Jon R. LaFollette (@JonFilet) Roy Hibbert is expected to start Wednesday as the Pacers take on the Pelicans in the second game of a back-to-back.  Hibbert went down with an apparent knee injury late in the fourth quarter in … Continue reading

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Pacers block Oladipo’s debut in 97-87 win.

By Jon R. LaFollette (@JonFilet) It was Swat City Central in Bankers Life Fieldhouse Tuesday as the Pacers kick started the season with a 97-87 home-opening win over the Orlando Magic. The team posted 18 blocks, one shy of tying … Continue reading

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Whee!building! Pacers vs. Magic preview.

By Jon R. LaFollette (@JonFilet) and Dave Searle (@DaveSearle) NOTE: Jon and Dave exchanged snarky emails making fun of how bad the Orlando Magic are. Below is the entire transcript. Dave drops puns and ’90s references, Jon tells Magic fans … Continue reading

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Granger out three weeks with calf injury.

By Jon R. LaFollette (@JonFilet) Pacers forward Danny Granger is likely to miss the first three weeks of the regular season to nurse a left calf strain he suffered during an Oct. 16 preseason game against Dallas. “The length of … Continue reading

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