Pacers

McDermott agrees to three-year deal with Pacers

Free agent small forward Doug McDermott has agreed to a contract with the Indiana Pacers, according to ESPN. The deal is for three years and $22 million, ESPN reported. McDermott, 26, averaged 7.8 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 21.8 minutes in 81 games last season — 55 with the New York Knicks and […]


Pacers could target McDermott, Harris in free agency

With Will Barton reportedly on the verge of an agreement to return to the Denver Nuggets next season, the Indiana Pacers will turn to other potential targets in the free-agent market, according to a report. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN says the Pacers, who are expected to have approximately $20 million in salary-cap space, would look […]


Sources: Pacers execs meeting with Barton tonight in Baltimore

Though Will Barton is said to be close to re-signing with the Denver Nuggets, that hasn’t stopped the Indiana Pacers from pursuing the sharpshooting swingman. Sources tell Amico Hoops founder and senior writer Sam Amico that Pacers president of basketball operations Kevin Pritchard and general manager Chad Buchanan are meeting with Barton in Baltimore. Barton, […]


Pacers decline team option on Joe Young

The Indiana Pacers have decided to not pick up the team option on Joe Young’s contract for the 2018-19 season, according to a report. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports the Pacers could still tender Young a qualifying offer today, which would make him a restricted free agent Sunday. However, that is unlikely, which would make […]


Pacers’ Young exercises player option

Indiana Pacers forward Thaddeus Young has exercised his $13.7 million player option for next season, according to a report from ESPN. There was talk that Young was considering entering free agency at one point this offseason. He’ll be a unrestricted free agent next summer. The 29-year-old averaged 11.8 points and 6.3 rebounds this past season, shooting 48.7 […]


Pacers could be eyeing Magic’s Gordon this summer

The Indiana Pacers pushed eventual Eastern Conference champion Cleveland to a Game 7 in the first round of the playoffs last season. According to a report by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the Pacers are looking to improve their chances of advancing even deeper into the playoffs next season by potentially target restricted free agent Aaron […]


Cavs, Pacers, Bulls, Pelicans contenders for Hood

Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard Rodney Hood has a qualifying offer of $3.4 million for the 2018-19 season and the Cavs must offer him that dollar amount on June 29 to make him a restricted free agent. As a restricted free agent, the Cavs can match — if they choose — any offer sheet Hood signs with another team. […]


Pacers expected to pursue Evans, Barton in free agency

The Indiana Pacers are expected to pursue Tyreke Evans and Will Barton once free agency starts July 1, according to a report from ESPN. Evans played with the Memphis Grizzlies this past season and was highly productive. In 52 games, Evans averaged 19.4 points, 5.1 rebounds and 5.2 assists, shooting 45.2 percent from the field […]


Pacers decline Stephenson’s team option

The Indiana Pacers are declining Lance Stephenson‘s team option for next season, making him an unrestricted free agent, according to a report from Yahoo Sports. Stephenson was scheduled to make $4.3 million in 2018-19. The 27-year-old played in all 82 games and averaged 9.2 points, 5.2 rebounds and 2.9 assists, shooting 42.7 percent from the field […]


Pacers’ Oladipo named Most Improved Player

Indiana Pacers shooting guard Victor Oladipo is the 2017-18 Most Improved Player. Oladipo was acquired by the Pacers from the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Paul George trade. As the main option on offense in Indiana, Oladipo averaged 23.1 points, 5.2 rebounds and 4.3 assists, shooting 47.7 percent from the field and 37.1 percent from three. The previous […]


Bogdanovic will be back for Pacers next season

The Indiana Pacers want to hold on to Bojan Bogdanovic. According to a report by Ben Gibson of 8points9seconds.com, the Pacers are planning on allowing the small forward’s contract to become guaranteed June 29. Bogdanovic’s contract was only partially guaranteed for the 2018-19 season. By allowing it to become fully guaranteed, Bogdanovic will be paid […]


Pacers waiting on Young’s decision on option

The Indiana Pacers are playing the waiting game when it comes to Thad Young. The Pacers forward, who turned 30 years old Thursday, has until a week from today to inform the team whether he is exercising the $13.76 player option on his contract. “We’ve had a few conversations with his agent, but at the […]


Pacers look to bring Collison back for next season

The Indiana Pacers are expected to bring guard Darren Collison back next season, according to a report. Scott Agness of Vigilant Sports reports the Pacers will be guaranteeing Collison’s $10 million season for the 2018-19 season. He has only a $2 million partially guaranteed deal right now, but he will receive his full salary if […]


Pacers’ Young considering entering free agency

Indiana Pacers forward Thaddeus Young is seriously considering declining his $13.7 million player option for the 2018-19 season and becoming an unrestricted free agent this summer, according to a report from ESPN. Young has until June 29 to make the decision. The 29-year-old averaged 11.8 points and 6.3 rebounds this past season, shooting 48.7 percent from the […]