Before their first home preseason game, the Pacers will hold a competitive scrimmage in front of fans at this free event on Oct. 14.
Observations from the start of the Pacers' season — with an emphasis on defense and rookies getting up to speed.
Hield was his usual energetic, talkative self on Monday where the need for defense and accountability from each player was reiterated.
A lot is going to be determined on the court over the next month. "Nothing is going to be given to these guys, they’ve got to go out and earn it."
A week before camp opens, the players organized a trip together for work and team bonding.
"Our intention is to have Buddy on the team this year and have him be a big part of our group," Pacers GM Chad Buchanan said on Tuesday.
Buddy Hield is moving to single digits — No. 7 — as he enters a new era of his career.
"Basketball is the language where everybody connects," Mathurin said at a local Boys & Girls Club on Saturday.
Hield is 30 and entering his 8th season (and a contract year). The Pacers are in a tricky spot less than two weeks before camp opens.
The City Edition uniforms were first introduced in 2017. Teams sport a different design each year.
The NBA regular season runs from Oct. 25 to April 14. League notes, back-to-backs, key home dates, games by day, and more.
McGhee agreed to an Exhibit 10 deal, a standard training camp contract, after being with the Pacers at summer league.