On the heels of their stirring seven-game series against the indefatigable Heat … oh, who are we kidding? The denizens of Indy wanted that game, and so did its team. Next time, Miami. Next time!
Here’s a look at the closing scenes and sayings from this great Pacers season, from a year in which we all learned to love them again. Indiana fans won’t soon forget the personalities of these athletes—and the same holds true for Roy Hibbert’s block of the Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony.