- No bigger playoff long shot than under-.500 Hawks Updated: Apr-17-14 7:29 pm
- Pacers coach rules out Bynum for Hawks series Updated: Apr-17-14 6:48 pm
- Pacers rest 3 starters, cruise past Magic 101-86 Updated: Apr-16-14 10:46 pm
- Pacers resting 3 starters vs. Magic Updated: Apr-16-14 6:46 pm
- Top-seeded Pacers to rest 3 starters in finale Updated: Apr-15-14 5:56 pm
- Heat lose 114-93 to Wizards; Pacers get top seed Updated: Apr-14-14 11:03 pm
- City leaders unanimously approve deal for Pacers Updated: Apr-14-14 9:05 pm
- James, Bosh rest as Heat prepare for playoffs Updated: Apr-14-14 6:48 pm
- Maybe Thibodeau was right not to call race early Updated: Apr-14-14 3:44 am
- Pacers hold on to top spot in East by beating OKC Updated: Apr-13-14 5:36 pm
- Vogel to use regular starters against Thunder Updated: Apr-13-14 11:50 am
- Hawks top Heat 98-85, get East's last playoff spot Updated: Apr-12-14 11:24 pm
- A look at the NBA playoff picture Updated: Apr-12-14 3:45 am
- Heat back atop East, beat Pacers 98-86 Updated: Apr-11-14 11:28 pm
- Reports: Indianapolis strikes deal to keep Pacers Updated: Apr-10-14 7:38 pm
- Pacers rest starters, edge Bucks 104-102 Updated: Apr-10-14 4:18 am
- A look at the NBA playoff picture Updated: Apr-09-14 3:17 am
- Struggling Pacers still looking for way to rebound Updated: Apr-07-14 6:18 pm
- Clifford: Bobcats focus on strong finish, not seed Updated: Apr-07-14 5:33 pm
- Hawks rout Pacers 107-88, boost playoff hopes Updated: Apr-06-14 10:09 pm
- LeBron scores 38, Heat top Knicks 102-91 Updated: Apr-06-14 8:36 pm
- Raptors upend Pacers 102-94 Updated: Apr-04-14 11:29 pm
- George, West lead Pacers past Pistons 101-94 Updated: Apr-02-14 11:08 pm
- Spurs' streak hits 18 with 103-77 win at Indiana Updated: Apr-01-14 3:41 am
- Heat move atop East, beat Raptors 93-83 Updated: Mar-31-14 11:09 pm
ATLANTA - There's no bigger long shot in the NBA playoffs than the Atlanta Hawks.
INDIANAPOLIS - Top-seeded Indiana won't have Andrew Bynum for its first-round series against Atlanta.
ORLANDO, Florida - After enduring a rough stretch over the past two months, the Indiana Pacers will enter the playoffs on a bit of a roll.
INDIANAPOLIS - The Pacers finally have a chance to relax.
WASHINGTON - LeBron James' only visible significant role was that of postgame heckler, interrupting Michael Beasley's interview amid a loose, upbeat locker room that normally wouldn't jibe with a 21-point loss - or throwing in a towel in the race for a No. 1 seed.
INDIANAPOLIS - The Pacers' biggest win so far this season came Monday - off the court.
WASHINGTON - Choosing rest for the playoffs over the pursuit of a top seed, Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra gave LeBron James and Chris Bosh the night off Monday against the Washington Wizards.
INDIANAPOLIS - The Pacers were back to being themselves Sunday.
INDIANAPOLIS - Pacers coach Frank Vogel said Sunday that he will use his regular starters Sunday against Oklahoma City.
ATLANTA - Jeff Teague says he never doubted the Atlanta Hawks would be in the playoffs.
A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with five days remaining in the regular season:
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indianapolis Capital Improvement Board reportedly has struck a deal to pay about $160 million to the Indiana Pacers to keep the NBA franchise in the city.
A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with eight days remaining in the regular season:
INDIANAPOLIS - Lance Stephenson shook his head in disbelief. All-Star starter Paul George repeatedly urged his Indiana teammates to get going, and All-Star center Roy Hibbert sat speechless on the bench during the final 30 minutes on the game.
INDIANAPOLIS - Atlanta got Indiana at exactly the right time.
TORONTO - Late in the third quarter Friday night, some jostling between John Salmons and Paul George turned into a shoving match.
INDIANAPOLIS - The hard part for the Indiana Pacers isn't over. It takes time to climb out of a slump.
INDIANAPOLIS - Gregg Popovich may be the only guy who can stop San Antonio right now.
MIAMI - For the first time all season, the Miami Heat are alone atop the Eastern Conference.