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2009-02-20 22:25:04

Marquis Daniels scored 24 points in helping Indiana build an 18-point lead in the fourth quarter Friday night and the Pacers held on to beat Minnesota 112-105. Indiana won a road game for the first time in 11 tries. Daniels made 11-of-18 shots from the field while Jarret Jack chipped in 18 points and Troy Murphy had 16. Indiana played without leading scorer Danny Granger, who suffered a foot injury in Wednesday's loss to Charlotte and will be out for up to three weeks. He is averaging 25...

2005-11-27 20:40:29

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ron Artest returned from injury to score 22 points in leading the Indiana Pacers to a 97-82 road victory over the high-flying Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday. Artest suffered a bruised right wrist after a hard foul from LeBron James in a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday, which caused him to miss Friday's loss to Atlanta. However, the small forward looked to be in fine form on Sunday, going 8-for-19 from the field in 45 minutes as the Pacers (8-4)...

2005-09-23 15:59:58

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Three star players for the Indiana Pacers avoided jail sentences after they pleaded no contest on Friday to misdemeanor assault charges for brawling with fans and were ordered to perform community service and serve a year's probation. Former All-Star Ron Artest, 25, who was suspended for the remainder of last season by the National Basketball Association after the November 19 brawl in a game against Detroit Pistons, and teammates Jermaine O'Neal, 26, and Stephen...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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