The Indiana Pacers' preseason camp is off and running even if Tyler Hansbrough and Mike Dunleavyare left sitting on the sidelines. News from the first two days of camp has been dominated by Dunleavy's knee, but the rest of the team is hard at work, beginning with a four-hour practice in their first official work together. Meanwhile, the Indiana Fever are filling the Fieldhouse with a winning atmosphere as they prepare for the WNBA Finals.
After the jump are a few links of interest to digest after the first two days of camp.
Dunleavy has a setback with ligament strain
Mike Wells updates his story on Dunleavy's knee setback and empties out the notebook from the first two days of practice.
Dunleavy's return delayed by strain
Bruno offers an update from the Fieldhouse on Mike Dunleavy's knee and other news from the first two days of practice along with the new Air Total Max Uptempo Reggie Miller shoe released by Nike.
Longshots seeking opportunity with Pacers
Bruno's latest Caught in the Web takes a look at the free agent signees brought in to work in training camp with the Pacers. Rod Benson, Demetris Nichols and Lawrence Robertsare longshots to stick around for the regular season but they still have plenty to play for.
Bulls training camp starts with defense talk, injury reports
Sounds like the Chicago Bulls and Pacers are reading from the same preseason script.
Fever Advance to WNBA Finals with a Balanced Attack
Congrats to the Indiana Fever for making the WNBA Finals! Swish Appeal is all over it including this nice Finals preview.