About Scott Agness

The Indiana Pacers’ last game was back on April 9th. And so after 13 weeks, the wait is about over. The Pacers’ entry into the Las Vegas Summer League opened camp on Saturday, July 1, then they will head out west a week later for the NBA’s annual convention. The roster features 14 players, including: […]

Indianapolis is on the clock for NBA All-Star Weekend 2024 and the host committee will be hold the events on Saturday night at Lucas Oil Stadium. The plans were unveiled Wednesday at a press conference held at the home of the Indianapolis Colts, which opened in 2008. All-Star Saturday night spotlights players from across the […]

Indiana Pacers guard T.J. McConnell has taken his serious interest in English football to another level. McConnell shared on Friday that he’s now an owner, buying into Leeds United Football Club in England. Larry Nance Jr. of the New Orleans Pelicans is also a minority investor. “Both humbled and honored to be a part of the new ownership group” McConnell wrote […]

Tyrese Haliburton has already had an active offseason and his schedule will soon get even busier. As first reported by Shams Charania, Haliburton is committed to compete in the FIBA World Cup in August — along with Anthony Edwards, Austin Reaves, Mikal Bridges, Bobby Portis and Jalen Brunson. The list will continue to grow, and participants have not yet been made official by USA Basketball. […]

Pacers guard Bennedict Mathurin and three other members of the All-Rookie First Team are spending time together this week in Denver at the NBA Finals. Mathurin, along with Orlando’s Paolo Banchero, Utah’s Walker Kessler and OKC’s Jalen Williams, are serving as what the NBA calls “media correspondents” during the finals. What they do will be produced for the NBA’s app and social media channels. […]

For the second consecutive season, Pacers point guard Tyrese Haliburton is hosting a youth basketball camp in central Indiana. I can tell you from attending last August at the Pacers Athletic Center, Haliburton is very involved. He bounced around from group to group and mixed in a combination of instruction, playing against campers and fun. And several […]

Before each Pacers home game this past season, the team invited someone special to Rev It Up just before tip-off at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. Come Sunday afternoon, in front of 325,000 fans at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and millions more watching at home, Tyrese Haliburton will rev it up and lead the 33-car field to the green flag. The Pacers’ All-Star […]

The drawing for the NBA Draft Lottery will be held Tuesday evening inside a secured room at the McCormick Convention Center in downtown Chicago. It’s the night basketball fans worldwide will be watching closely. Who will get the number one pick and be able to draft Victor Wembanyama? Before the Nuggets and Lakers tip-off the Western […]

After being shut out of the core seven NBA awards, the Pacers do have representation on the All-Rookie teams. But not two, as expected. Just one: Bennedict Mathurin. The Pacers’ selection at No. 6 in the 2022 NBA Draft was one of the top five rookies all season so this was likely outcome. For most of the season, he […]

The Pacers own the rights to five selections in the upcoming NBA Draft, which will be held on Thursday, June 22 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Three of their draft picks are set: 26 (via Cleveland, Caris LeVert trade), 29 (via Boston, Malcolm Brogdon trade), 55 (via Cleveland, Victor Oladipo trade). Their top pick falls within the lottery — picks 1 through 14 — so […]