Lance Stephenson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pacers considering Lance Stephenson as point guard for rebuild

    Larry Brown Sports "Paul George has been commanding most of the headlines, but now we’re getting a window into the plan for the Indiana Pacers team he’s about to leave. Gregg Doyel of the Indianapolis Star reports on Monday that the Pacers and general manager Kevin Pritchard are considering making Lance Stephenson..." June 19

  • Paul George to Lance Stephenson after loss: 'Body language has to improve'

    ESPN "After another excruciating loss in which the Indiana Pacers nearly came all the way back from a late double-digit deficit before succumbing to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Paul George had blunt criticism for more of his teammates. In the Pacers' Game 1 loss to the Cavs, it was CJ Miles whom George..." April 18

  • Lance Stephenson plans on tying Paul George to a chair to keep him with Pacers

    Sporting News "There's a lot of speculation about Paul George's future with the Pacers. Around the trade deadline, team president Larry Bird openly discussed how they were fielding calls for the All-Star, but eventually determined they wouldn't get enough in return to make a deal. With George set to be a free..." April 06

  • Lance Stephenson calls out Raptors for breaking the same unwritten rule he did

    Fox Sports "Unwritten rules aren’t just in baseball. We got a reminder of that Tuesday, when Lance Stephenson upset the Raptors at the end of the Pacers’ 108-90 win. With the game all but decided and the shot clock turned off, Stephenson took an outlet pass from Paul George and nonchalantly finished a..." April 06

  • Lance Stephenson on what he missed about Indiana: Hooters, ‘for the conversation’

    Sportsnaut "Depending on where you sit regarding the Lance Stephenson debate, he is either a national treasure or a national pariah. There’s really no middle ground here. Now two games into his return to the Indiana Pacers, Stephenson is again making some noise. Late in Tuesday’s blowout win over the..." April 05

  • PJ Tucker rips ‘classless’ Lance Stephenson for layup

    Larry Brown Sports "Lance Stephenson’s layup with 3.3 seconds left in Indiana’s win over Toronto on Tuesday night may have made a teammate happy, but it is not going over well with an opponent. PJ Tucker ripped Stephenson for being “classless” by padding his stats. “Tasteless, classless. There’s nowhere in the..." April 05

  • Lance Stephenson on return to Pacers: ‘Like Michael Jordan coming back’

    Sportsnaut "Did you hear that Lance Stephenson is coming back to play in the NBA? He returned to the Indiana Pacers on a three-year deal and is set to see his first action next Tuesday. And apparently, it’s going to be epic. “It’s gonna probably be like Michael Jordan coming back to play in the NBA or..." April 02

  • Lance Stephenson almost cried when Larry Bird called him to return to Pacers

    Larry Brown Sports "Not even Born Ready was ready for the call he received earlier this month. Lance Stephenson said Friday he almost cried when Indiana Pacers president Larry Bird called him to return to the team, per local reporter Mark Montieth. The 26-year-old Stephenson was drafted by the Pacers in 2010..." April 01

  • Stephenson's agent: 'If Lance had to do it all over again, he wouldn’t have left the Pacers'

    Indianapolis Star "The dialog about a reunion began last summer. Larry Bird, the Indiana Pacers’ team president, wasn’t afraid of adding Lance Stephenson to the team’s roster — even as most teams in the NBA were skeptical of Stephenson’s future. Bird was intrigued by Stephenson in a similar way as he was during..." March 31