Pacers in the media: Hibbert on Olbermann, George on Rome
As the Pacers maintain the NBA’s best record, 30-7, they continue to receive more and more due attention. Over the last week, a couple national scribes spent multiple days in Indy. And on Wednesday, after the Pacers earned win No. 30 and the league announced that coach Frank Vogel and his staff earned the privilege of coaching the Eastern Conference All-Star team, the requests have been piling up.
Roy Hibbert joined ESPN’s late-night host, Keith Olbermann. In the snippet below, he discusses his 3-point shooting and love for Game of Thrones.
Budding superstar Paul George joined Jim Rome on his Showtime program.
On home-court advantage:
On if he sees himself as a MVP candidate:
On seeing Larry Bird shoot in practice, and whether he could take him:
Pacers coach Frank Vogel called into the ‘Grady and Big Joe Show‘, which airs weekdays from 10 a.m. to noon on 1070 The Fan. During the interview, coach touched on being named the All-Star coach, Lance Stephenson’s video campaign, the importance of rest during the season and Thursday’s game against the New York Knicks.
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