Pacers too immature to dethrone Heat in East finals


Pacers guard Lance Stephenson was called for a flagrant foul after he smacked Heat guard Norris Cole in the face during Miami's 117-92 closeout victory in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals on Friday. With 8:47 remaining in the second quarter and 

Pacers head coach Frank Vogel had plenty to deal with during a second half slide that saw his team stumble to the finish line, but he overcame the disappearance of Roy Hibbert, the antics of Lance Stephenson, and a midseason locker room shakeup to 

This wasn't just an Eastern Conference finals loss for the Pacers; it was a microcosm of the last two, three months of weirdness, bickering and uneven play. It was representative of everything that brought this team, once 46-13 and on its way to a No

INDIANAPOLIS — This is how maddening and frustrating the Indiana Pacers are: Wednesday night in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, I desperately wanted Chris Bosh's last-second, baseline 3-pointer to fall. I wanted this series and this season over.

The Pacers will bring back head coach Frank Vogel even after losing to the Heat in the playoffs for the third straight year.