Sportswriter covering the #Pacers for the @indystar with @CandaceDBuckner. Christian. From Kansas City. Husband to the lovely @hollym_taylor. Hayden's father.

Pacers will open season at home Oct. 26 vs. Dallas — INDIANAPOLIS - The NBA season is still two months away, yet the league produced plenty of intrigued during the offseason. The Indiana Pacers made several moves this summer to improve their chances of contending in the Eastern Conference. Kevin Durant, owner of a league MVP trophy, changed teams from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Golden State Warriors.

Turner: Giving car to grandma a memorable moment — INDIANAPOLIS - Myles Turner, the Indiana Pacers' rising star, has remained busy throughout this summer after his impressive rookie season. Beyond individual workouts, Turner has traveled the country in pursuit of improving as a player and growing as a man through various experiences.

Don't think T.Y. McGill, Zach Kerr are ready to step in? 'Turn on the tape' — ANDERSON - T.Y. McGill appreciates the opportunity presented to him each day during the Indianapolis Colts' training camp. He realizes its importance, too. McGill, a second-year nose tackle, wants to help improve the team's defensive line play, solidify his young career and transform himself into a key contributor.

Pacers star Paul George living out Olympic dream in Rio — RIO DE JANEIRO - He was selected to the USA Basketball team and played in exhibition games. To Paul George, that did not quite feel like the Olympic Games. He knew it was genuine when he saw "the big statue" - that would be Christ the Redeemer - and was surrounded by Rio 2016 signage and international press corps.

Paul George, Jalen Rose play H-O-R-S-E — If there was a time machine or a way to bend the space-time continuum, a chance for the Indiana Pacers to pair Jalen Rose with Paul George (along with Reggie Miller, of course) would make for one heck of a team. Thursday was about as close as we'll ever get to see that happening.

Insider: Paul George hopes Olympic experience leads to superb season with Pacers — CHICAGO - Paul George understands the precedent that USA Basketball has created with the Olympics. The best collection of NBA talent comes together to win the gold medal - and a good portion of those elite players ascends to another level the next season. George could be the next example.

Paul George on Myles Turner: ‘He’s going to be good’ — CHICAGO - Add Paul George to the long list of people in USA Basketball who were impressed with Myles Turner during his stint in organization's training camp. Turner was one of the members of the USA select team that helped train George and the rest of the national team for next month's Olympics during a four-day training camp in Las Vegas last week.

Insider: Paul George ready to excel as Pacers’ leader — CHICAGO - During the playoffs last season, Paul George came up with a new mantra. The Pacers were underdogs against the Toronto Raptors. George knew he would have to great - incredible, in fact - to lead the Pacers to second round. "It's on me," George said then.

Paul George talks USA Basketball

Paul George shoots during Team USA's practice

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Aug 22, 2016

RT @usabasketball: Paul George, headed home with the GOLD! 🇺🇸🏀🏅

Aug 21, 2016

RT @daldridgetnt: More @Yg_Trece: “I don’t know what that (championship) feeling is like yet. But as of now, this is my championship”...

Aug 21, 2016

RT @daldridgetnt: @Yg_Trece on gold medal, two years after suffering that awful broken leg in @usabasketball exhibition: "this is my championship right here."

Aug 21, 2016

The final chapter in Paul George's redemption story ends today. He's dreamed of it ending with a gold medal. 

Aug 12, 2016

RT @IndyStarSports: When do LeBron and the NBA champion Cavaliers come to town? @ByNateTaylor picks out the schedule highlights. 

Aug 12, 2016

Our @DanaBenbow writes about the newest seating option for Pacers games. A hint: It could cost you $70K. 

Aug 12, 2016

The Pacers' neutral site preseason game year will be in Evansville against the Bucks on Oct. 12. It was in Fort Wayne last year.

Aug 12, 2016

The Pacers have announced their preseason schedule.

Aug 11, 2016

A question for you Pacers fans: What's the single most interesting game for the Pacers next season?

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