This is also the first time the Cavs have lost Game 1 in the first round since 1998, also against the Pacers.
IN led 28-10 before gaining a possession off of a series of missed LeBron James shots and sprinting out in transition.
The likes of Jordan Clarkson (2-for-6 in shooting), Rodney Hood (3-for-7), Jose Calderon (0-3), and Jeff Green (0-7) were all off with their shots but the three-time National Basketball Association champion believes they will perform better as they continue to gain playoff experience. The teams split two previous playoff series with the Cavaliers holding a 5-4 edge in game victories. While the Eastern Conference has been about the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Boston Celtics, the Milwaukee Bucks and the Philadelphia 76ers, the Pacers have been turning in a solid season. IN jumped to a 19 point lead after the opening quarter and kept Cleveland at arm's length as the Cavaliers didn't draw closer than seven the rest of the way.
In the late game, league Most Valuable Player (MVP) candidate James Harden exploded for 44 points as the Houston Rockets beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 104-101. The Cavs got within seven in the fourth, but Oladipo, once a role player who has blossomed into an All-Star in his first season with in, hit a big 3-pointer and Bojan Bogdanovic helped put Cleveland away with a 3 to make it 88-71. Jose Calderon, 0-of-3."We just can't shoot as tight", said Hood, who was 4-of-8.
LeBron James had a performance to remember on a night to forget.
Say this about Lance Stephenson - he makes any series more entertaining. "We talked about some of the things that Cleveland would do". As a result, the Cavaliers gave away home court advantage in the series, at least for the moment.
Milestones achieved by India in Commonwealth Games 2018 McKay finished sixth overall in the competition 15 April: Fireworks draw the final curtain on the 2018 Commonwealth Games . Rashid Anwar was the nation's first medal victor at the Games, winning bronze in men's 74kg wrestling in London 1934.
Top Buying and Selling Stocks AstraZeneca PLC's (AZN) The stock of AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE: AZN ) earned "Buy" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, September 14. On Friday, December 29 the stock of AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE: AZN ) has "Overweight" rating given by JP Morgan.
Infosys shares down in early trade Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 3 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 3 average brokerage recommendation. Goldman Sachs raised Infosys from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, February 5th.
The only time Sunday's result was ever in any true danger came as the Cavs whittled a 23 point Pacers' lead down to seven early in the fourth quarter. The Cavs managed just 30 field goals and 38.5 percent from the field.
King James led Cleveland with a triple-double in 43 minutes of play - 24 points, 10 rebounds, and 12 assists. Instead, Cleveland's secondary source of points came from J.R. Smith's 15 off the bench. He returned in the fourth quarter but was noticeably hobbling. They were more aggressive. IN controlled the tempo from the start and hammered Cleveland into submission.
Oladipo was the best player on the floor for the Pacers and had an answer for every little rally the Pacers made. The Pacers are a good team that threatened to challenge James in the first round.
"We were just sloppy with the ball". Even veteran Jeff Green struggled badly as he went scoreless on 0-for-7 shooting.
Jordan Clarkson, making his playoff debut, was 2-for-6 from the field. This was simply about not hitting shots. The Pacers were on national television once, and that was just for Paul George's return to Indianapolis. I mean the Cavs had an off-night shooting. Pacers 98, Cavaliers 80. IN is a talented team with quality scoring depth and this one should be no different. Oladipo was asked if that disparity in visibility might contribute to fans having their eyes opened by what happened in Game 1.
His best season as head coach was in 1999 leading the Knicks to the Knicks to an appearance in the NBA Finals. Van Gundy, who now works as a commentator for ESPN, previously coached the Knicks from 1996-2001.
Norinchukin National Bank The, a Japan-based fund reported 50,622 shares. 9,925 were reported by Arete Wealth Advsrs Lc. On Thursday, February 1 the stock of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) earned "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co.
The expected future increase in earnings per share ("EPS") is an incredibly important factor.in identifying an under-valued stock. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB's holdings in Duke Energy were worth $5,501,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
The proposed increase would put the tax rate at 29.6201 mills, Bill Stone, the district's director of business affairs, said. In addition, under the agreement, he can never work or volunteer in the district again.
Mahesh Babu who is on a vacation with his family will be participating in the film's promotions from 18th April. Even though he plays a chief minister in the film, Mahesh clarified he has no interest in politics.
Information in this release is fact checked and produced by competent editors of Nasdaq Journal; however, human error can exist . A performance measure used to estimate the efficiency of an investment or to compare the ability of some different investments.
OPCW inspectors arrived in Damascus on Saturday and had planned to head to Douma, on the outskirts of the capital, on Monday. Washington, meanwhile, prepared to increase pressure on Russian Federation with new economic sanctions.
The actress will be busy promoting her upcoming film Raazi , where she plays an Indian spy who is married to a Pakistani major. The two were recently spotted at a local railway station in Mumbai shooting for the film and they look nearly unrecognizable.
We got injuries as well, other teams have got injuries but a couple of injuries to key Indian batsmen is again a challenge. Yadav took three wickets where Woakes, Sundar and Khejroliya took two wickets each for the team RCB.
Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Gru Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% in Activision Blizzard, Inc . The Activision Blizzard, Inc . exchanged hands with 4820570 shares compared to its average daily volume of 6.96M shares.
Blazers listed in final NHL Central Scouting rankings
Carlile was ranked No. 176 in the final rankings, making his debut on the list after not being ranked in the mid-term rankings. Carlile appeared in 54 games for the Wellington Dukes (OJHL) this season, posting six goals and 33 assists for 39 points.
Trims Stake in McDonald's Co. (MCD)
The institutional investor owned 66,119 shares of the fast-food giant's stock after selling 6,291 shares during the quarter. Nomura set a $190.00 price target on McDonald's and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, January 2nd.
Legendary NBA Player Hal Greer Has Passed Away
He was also the first Sixers player to be honored with a sculpture on the team's Legends Walk at its training complex a year ago . The 76ers said they will pay tribute to Greer's life and legacy at Monday night's Game 2 against the Heat in Philadelphia.
Mainz top Freiburg after VAR drama
Shortly before half-time there were muted appeals for a penalty decision, but they were turned down by referee Guido Winkmann. In the 45th minute, Freiburg's Marc-Oliver Kempf handled a shot from Daniel Brosinski in the six-yard box.
Apache Corporation (APA) Just Recorded A Sigfniciant Increase
Gilder Gagnon Howe And Communications Limited Liability Co stated it has 0.14% of its capital in Apache Corporation (NYSE: APA ). After $0.36 actual EPS reported by Vale S.A. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -19.44% negative EPS growth.
Are you concerned about Allegiant Air's safety record?
Allegiant Air may be able to weather a scathing " 60 Minutes " report on the low-price airline's ugly safety record. Allegiant issued statements saying the report used outdate information and spun a false story about the airline.