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Pacers focused for second half of season

The Pacers returned to Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Monday night for the first time after the All-Star break with a renewed focus.  The team h…

West Team's Paul George of the Indian Pacers  (24) goes to the hoop as West Team's Blake Griffin, of the Los Angeles Clippers (32) defends during the NBA All Star basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

East defeats West in NBA All Star Game

  NEW ORLEANS (AP) — From the first play to the final minute, LeBron James and Kyrie Irving made it clear how the East felt about this All-S…

The winners of the slam dunk contest Paul George of the Indiana Pacers, John Wall of the Washington Capitals and Terrence Ross celebrate during the skills competition at the NBA All Star basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Wall leads East to All-Star dunk triumph

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – John Wall soared over his mascot, and the East stomped on the West in the slam dunk contest. Wall’s sensational slam fini…

Indiana Pacers guard Lance Stephenson, left, gets a basket in front of Denver Nuggets forward Jordan Hamilton in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. The Pacers won 119-80. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Pacers roll past short-handed Nuggets

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — David West scored 25 points and Roy Hibbert added 14 as the Indiana Pacers routed the short-handed Denver Nuggets 119-80…

Cleveland Cavaliers' Andrew Bynum dunks during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Bynum joins Pacers week after signing

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Bynum joined the Indiana Pacers for the first time since signing a week ago. Bynum participated in the team’s sho…

Indiana Pacers guard Paul George celebrates with center Roy Hibbert, right, and forward David West after Chicago Bulls center Nazr Mohammed fouled during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Paul George joins dunk contest

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Paul George will join this year’s dunk contest at All-Star Weekend in New Orleans. The field is comprised of defending…