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Pacers Clinch Spot in 2021 NBA Play-in Tournament; Can Earn Playoff Berth

Darron Cummings/Associated PressThe Indiana Pacers are guaranteed a spot in the NBA’s play-in tournament.Indiana Pacers @PacersIt’s official. We’re in. #AlwaysGame | https://t.co/VF0Dqyt49a https://t.co/dDqyLg46zzIndiana defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 103-94 on Tuesday evening. Minutes later, the Brooklyn Nets’ 115-107 victory over the Chicago Bulls sealed the Pacers’ spot.The Bulls were the only team who could jump into…

Pacers’ Bjorkgren on Heated Foster-Bitadze Exchange: ‘We’re in a Frustrating Stretch’

Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty ImagesThings are not going well in Indiana. A day after ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Pacers head coach Nate Bjorkgren had an “uncertain” future with the franchise and has “significant work to do with his relationships among players throughout the team and with some members of the organization,” assistant coach Greg Foster and big…

Woj: Pacers’ Nate Bjorkgren’s Future Uncertain amid Struggles, ‘Staff Difficulties’

AP Photo/Alex BrandonIndiana Pacers head coach Nate Bjorkgren is in danger of his first year with the team becoming his only year with them.According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Bjorkgren’s status with the franchise is “uncertain” and he has “work to do on relationships with key players” in the locker room ahead of the season finale.Adrian Wojnarowski @wojespnBjorkgren…

Pacers’ Myles Turner out Indefinitely with Toe Injury Diagnosed as Partial Tear

David Zalubowski/Associated PressIndiana Pacers center Myles Turner’s return to the Indiana Pacers lineup was short-lived.The 25-year-old, who returned Sunday after a six-game absence because of a sprained ankle, has been diagnosed with a partial tear in the plantar plate of his right great toe and is out indefinitely.After the announcement, Turner took to Twitter to…

Report: Pacers’ Caris LeVert to Return This Year After Surgery for Kidney Cancer

Darron Cummings/Associated PressIndiana Pacers swingman Caris LeVert is reportedly “on track” to return to the court during the second half of the season, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.LeVert underwent surgery in January to treat renal cell carcinoma of his left kidney.The team announced the cancer was found during an MRI shortly after the Pacers…