Victor Oladipo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Victor Oladipo: “I play nothing safe now” because “that really didn’t get me anywhere”

    Pro Basketball Talk "Victor Oladipo transformed last season. Traded to the Pacers, he showed up to camp in better shape than he had ever been before, and with a new confidence in his handles and shot making. Coach Nate McMillan realized what he had, put the ball in Oladipo’s hands, and got out of..." August 19

  • The Improbable Yet Predictable Stardom Of Victor Oladipo

    Real GM Basketball "With hindsight at our disposal, it was almost too easy to predict the All-Star ascension of Victor Oladipo this past season—the eye test always came back with a green check mark after watching a tape or two of his. What was improbable, however, was the removal of his shackles, and how two..." July 31

  • Trainer says Victor Oladipo will be a mini-LeBron this season

    Clutch Points "Victor Oladipo broke into the All-Star radar after a stellar 2017-18 season, his first with the Indiana Pacers as a result of a blockbuster deal for Paul George. The Indiana product impressed early in the season and managed to keep his team competitive all the way through,..." July 25

  • Victor Oladipo To LeBron James: 'If You Want To Win, Come To Indy!'

    TMZ "Victor Oladipo's got the key for LeBron James to beat the Golden State Warriors next year ... and it only requires one thing from the King -- join the Pacers!! We got the Indiana star leaving TAO on Monday night -- fresh off winning Most Improved Player at the NBA Awards -- and he..." June 26

  • Victor Oladipo is fifth Pacer to win Most Improved Player award

    Indianapolis Star "It was perhaps the least surprising award announcement because of all the surprises Victor Oladipo provided the Indiana Pacers and their fans last season. The Pacers guard was named the NBA's Most Improved Player on Monday night. Oladipo is the fifth Pacer to win the award, which..." June 26

  • How Victor Oladipo changed the Pacers' future and is still hungry for stardom after a near playoff upset

    CBS Sports "Victor Oladipo wasn't supposed to accomplish what he did this season. When he was traded from the Thunder to the Pacers, in exchange for Paul George, the resounding opinion was that Indiana had been fleeced. They traded away a surefire superstar for an overpaid No. 2 overall pick that had never..." May 02

  • Pacers challenge Victor Oladipo to not be ‘one-hit wonder'

    Sporting News "The Pacers want Victor Oladipo to build on his breakout 2017-18 season. Indiana president Kevin Pritchard's front office reminded his star player of that fact in a strange way during his exit interview. As Oladipo walked into his season-ending meeting, Pacers general manager Chad Buchanan..." May 01

  • Victor Oladipo Says Pacers Have Earned Everyone’s Respect

    SLAM Online "After a hard-fought first-round series against the Cavs, Victor Oladipo says the Pacers have finally earned everyone’s respect. After the Pacers’ 105-101 Game 7 loss, Oladipo told reporters, “If y’all don’t respect the Indiana Pacers now, I have no respect for you”." April 30

  • Victor Oladipo’s “meaningless” three cost Las Vegas casinos millions

    Pro Basketball Talk "Game 7 was all but over. With :06 seconds left on the clock, George Hill hit his first free throw to make it a 105-98 Cavaliers lead, which was insurmountable. Hill missed the second and the Pacers’ Victor Oladipo got the ball and rather than dribble it out — as would happen in most regular-season..." April 30

  • Victor Oladipo sent his trainer awesome message after elimination

    Larry Brown Sports "Victor Oladipo wasted little time looking ahead to next season after his Indiana Pacers were eliminated from this year’s playoffs. The Pacers came up short in their quest to advance in this year’s playoffs when they were defeated by the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-101 in Game 7 of their first-round..." April 29

  • Victor Oladipo thinks refs missed goaltend: ‘It sucks’

    Larry Brown Sports "Victor Oladipo was bummed out after his Indiana Pacers lost Game 5 of their playoff series to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night, not just because of the defeat, but also because of a controversial call that went against his team. Oladipo drove to the basket with the game tied at 95 and..." April 26

  • Pacers can't provide help Oladipo needs until offseason so he'll 'let it fly'

    Indianapolis Star "Likely lost in all of the Xs and Os chatter about what Victor Oladipo has to do to find his rhythm going into Game 5 with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Indiana Pacers coach Nate McMillan made a quick yet obvious statement that might get overlooked. “As an organization, we’ll do some things to help..." April 25

  • After win over Cavs, Pacers' Victor Oladipo says Dan Gilbert's comments, 'added fuel to the fire'

    CBS Sports "In the most surprising result of the 2018 NBA playoffs so far, the Indiana Pacers waltzed into Quicken Loans Arena on Sunday afternoon and beat the Cleveland Cavaliers by 18 points to take a 1-0 lead in their first-round series. Just as they've done all season long, the Pacers proved everyone..." April 16