Pacers to hand-out awards

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The Indiana Pacers will present the Abrams Academic Achievement Awards on Friday night. Complete details are below. (Via the Indiana Pacers) – Indianapolis, IN (January 9, 2014) – For the 13th consecutive season the Indiana Pacers have partnered with Pacers team ophthalmologist Dr. John Abrams to present the Abrams Academic Achievement Awards. The program was initially established [...]

NBA: Kia Community Assist Award

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Beginning today, fans can vote for the season long Kia Community Assist Award.  Voting runs through May 17.  This prestigious award recognizes the NBA player who best exhibits the passion the league and its players strive for in giving back to communities. The award will be based on votes by fans, for the first time, [...]

Pacers foundation awards grants

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The Indiana Pacers did their part to spread holiday cheer.  During the month of December they awarded nearly $125,000 in grants.  The complete details are below. (Via the Indiana Pacers) – Indianapolis, IN (January 15, 2013) – The Indiana Pacers Foundation recently awarded almost $125,000 in grants to 14 select, not-for-profit organizations located in the state of [...]

Pacers and Fever donate toys

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The Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever will be donating over 25,000 toys to more than 40 deserving community organizations and children this holiday season. The Pacers and Fever have partnered with JAKKS Pacific, Inc., a leading U.S. toy and consumer products company, to distribute toys throughout Central Indiana through various organizations and volunteer groups with [...]

NBA Cares Hoops for Troops

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The NBA is teaming up with the Department of Defense for the Veterans Day weekend.  They will honor service members and their families.  Complete details are below. (Via the NBA) – New York, NY (November 8, 2012) – Continuing military appreciation efforts led by USA Basketball stars this summer, the NBA family is teaming up with [...]

Bobcats & Fans ready for season

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Season openers always bring anticipation and large crowds, but the Charlotte Bobcats Sports & Entertainment President and COO Fred Whitfield announced a whole new level of excitement for the NBA team and fans.  The organization has been preparing for the season opener tonight against the Indiana Pacers with a “Paint the Town” campaign presented by [...]

Pacers announce unique promotions

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The Indianapolis Pacers announced three unique promotions for the year today.  For full details, please see below. (Via the Indiana Pacers) – Indianapolis, IN (October 3, 2012) – The Indiana Pacers have announced three separate unique promo night opportunities for fans to purchase tickets for games for the upcoming season.  The Pacers will once again feature [...]

Pacers reading tour set to begin

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The Indiana Pacers are set to begin their inaugural summer reading tour.  Tours will be held at various libraries throughout the months of June and July.  Full information below. (Via Indiana Pacers) – INDIANAPOLIS, IN (June 8, 2012) - The Indiana Pacers will begin their inaugural Pacers Summer Reading Tour at select Marion County branch libraries [...]

Pacers welcome Silent Drill Platoon

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(Via the Pacers) INDIANAPOLIS – The United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon, which represents over 60 years of marching and rifle drill precision, will make its only appearance at an NBA game this year on Thursday, April 19, at halftime of the Indiana Pacers game with the Milwaukee Bucks at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. And, [...]

Pacers, Rays, Patriots

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March 25-31, 2012 1st Gold Star: Indiana Pacers The Pacers grab this week’s top spot thanks to forward Tyler Hansbrough. Hansbrough, of University of North Carolina Tarheels fame, purchased 1,000 tickets that were distributed to military personnel and their families from Crane Military Base, Camp Atterbury, Stout Field and the USO. “I’ve always respected the [...]