Grizzlies rookie Yuta Watanabe makes opening-night roster

Basketball / NBA Oct 14, 2018

Grizzlies rookie Yuta Watanabe makes opening-night roster

Memphis Grizzlies rookie Yuta Watanabe was one of 17 players named on Saturday to the team's opening-day roster. The 24-year-old Watanabe signed a two-year, two-way contract with the Grizzlies over the summer. He scored 11 points in the team's victory over the Indiana Pacers in ...

Basketball / NBA Sep 27, 2018

Former NBA coach Jack McKinney dies at 83

Jack McKinney, who coached the Indiana Pacers for four seasons in the 1980s, died Tuesday at 83 years old, Saint Joseph's University announced. McKinney coached Saint Joseph's from 1966-74 before joining the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks as an assistant coach. After two seasons in Milwaukee, he ...

Basketball | NBA REPORT Nov 12, 2013

Bird has Pacers on track to win now

by Sam Smith

Larry Bird knew it was going to be a tough sell. After all, how do you sell what appears to be a car with no wheels to someone hitchhiking? The Indiana Pacers franchise, though basically well run and moderately successful since coming from the American Basketball ...