Let's jump right into the links that will help make your Sunday the best Sunday ever. Well, if you're a Colts fan. Not so much if you're only a Pacers fan.
- AP Story
- Box Score/Recap
PACERS: Inside the Game: Hornets 101, Pacers 96
The Pacers.com recap gives us the interesting quotes and stats, including this dandy: "the second unit outscored the opposition (40-32) for the seventh straight game and 16th in 17." Best bench in the NBA.
Failure of Big 3 costly in close Pacers loss
Mike Wells also notes that the 3-pointer was about as off as it could be last night as the Pacers went 6-of-29 in the loss to the Hornets. Danny Granger also offers up the following quote about Mike Dunleavy, Troy Murphy and his own poor shooting performance: "I never would have thought all three of us would have struggled like this," Granger said. "I never got into a rhythm. Even when I hit a few shots, I never really got into a rhythm."
New Orleans Hornets snap two-game road losing streak with 101-96 victory against Indiana Pacers
The Times-Picayune gives the Hornets' perspective on the game.
Game #39 Recap – Easy, Peasy, Lemon Squeezy
Eight Points, Nine Seconds recaps Friday's win in New Jersey.
Pacers-Hornets Recap: Hibbert’s Performance Not Enough As Pacers Fall to Hornets, 101-96
Always Miller Time takes a moment to reflect upon Roy Hibbert's big game in the Pacers' loss.
IndyStar.com | Pacers Insider Blog
Wells continues to harp on the Pacers brick-laying tactics from beyond-the-arc, while also giving some thought's on Hibbert.
The Hornets beat the Pacers
The Hornets247 Blog tackles the recap for Saturday's contest.
Pacers guard Earl Watson was answer to a prayer
Really great story about Earl Watson making some news outside of the gym by helping an Indianapolis family deal with recovery from a summer fire.
Finally, make sure you stop by Stampede Blue for any Colts playoff news and review. Good stuff going on over there. Video from last night's loss after the jump.