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  1. Larry Bird on new-look Pacers: "I'd like to score 105 points a game or maybe 106"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | MSNBC

    ... team's in the past were not particularly fast, but it's a change). In are Jeff Teague , Thaddeus Young and Al Jefferson , to go with Paul George , Monta Ellis , and the improving Myles Turner . "We want a style where we can score," Bird said. "I'd ...


  2. Kemba Walker, Nic Batum on loss of Jeremy LinRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Nets Daily

    The Hornets had eight free agents at the end of last season. They kept their big name, Nicolas Batum , but lost three others: Al Jefferson to the Pacers , Courtney Lee to the Knicks and Jeremy Lin , of course to the Nets .


  3. Summer Power RankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... have that one team in the NBA that hasn't gone full pace and space. 15. Charlotte Hornets: ....Aaaaaannnddd the Al Jefferson era has come to an end. Good times thinking that the lance and Al combo would bring big things. Seriously though, the ...


  4. Paul George says mental part of rehab was the toughestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | USA Today

    ... something he sees as a possibility next season considering the additions of Jeff Teague, Thaddeus Young and Al Jefferson. "I think Al is as good as it gets in terms of low-post scorers," George said. "Thaddeus has been very underrated, been ...


  5. Grading the Charlotte Hornets Biggest Offseason MovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | Swarm and Sting

    ... let's get to the most important departures of the Hornets offseason. In the summer of 2013, the Hornets made Al Jefferson (at the time) the biggest free agent signing in franchise history. In his first season with the team, he would average 21.8 PPG ...


  6. Indiana Pacers release Shayne WhittingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Indy Cornrows

    ... (168) shots of anyone on the team from that distance. Given that surrounding projected backup center Al Jefferson with shooters is the best way to free up space for him to operate in the paint, banking on Georges Niang to fit-in quickly off the ...


  7. Indiana Pacers release former Western Michigan basketball star Shayne WhittingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 |

    Whittington's future with the team became in jeopardy this offseason when the Pacers strengthened their frontcourt. The team added Thaddeus Young, Al Jefferson and recently traded for forward Jeremey Evans.


  8. Paul George thinks he can carry a team, and Larry Bird must agreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | CBS Sports

    ... of that, too. George was asked about the Pacers' offseason moves of bringing in Jeff Teague, Thaddeus Young and Al Jefferson to help round out the starting lineup and second unit. The All-Star forward said that he feels he's still young and can ...


  9. Q&A with Nets Daily's Anthony Puccio: On Thaddeus Young's fit alongside Paul George, Myles TurnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Indy Cornrows

    ... win-win move for both teams. "(At) this point in my career, and I know the past two years with his situation," Al Jefferson said at his introductory press conference before motioning toward Thaddeus Young . "...I know we're hungry, and we want to ...


  10. Charlotte Hornets: Can Roy Hibbert Replace Al Jefferson's Production?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Swarm and Sting

    The Charlotte Hornets will be relying on newly acquired center, Roy Hibbert , to replace Al Jefferson 's production off of the bench this season. With Al Jefferson's departure this offseason, the Charlotte Hornets were left without a key contributor off of the bench going forward.


  11. Big Al back in Prentiss for annual basketball campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The annual Al Jefferson Basketball Camp tipped off Wednesday in Prentiss. The 8th edition of this camp means that over 3,000 kids will have learned all phases of the game.


  12. ESPN projects Charlotte Hornets as seventh seed in Eastern ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | At the Hive

    ... Hornets are and aren't better than, that's a five-win drop from last year's record of 48-34. ESPN overstated Al Jefferson's impact on the Hornets last season, and the need for a player like Courtney Lee is gone with Michael Kidd-Gilchrist returning ...


  13. Iowa State Basketball: How Georges Niang Can Emerge for the PacersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Wide Right & Natty Lite

    ... in the corner or on the opposite wing to stretch the defense and knock down threes. With the Pacers addition of Al Jefferson , it will make Niang's three point stroke that much more important because Professor Al, PhD. never strays far from the ...


  14. The Summer of BirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... contender. Trading for Jeff Teague and Thaddeus Young and signing veteran free agents in Aaron Brooks and Al Jefferson have brought the Pacers as the second best team in the East behind Cleveland. What brought on this free agent frenzy? The simple ...


  15. The Charlotte Hornets' Biggest Question Mark Heading Into This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | Swarm and Sting

    ... to the most. The team did not address their need at the center position this offseason. Instead, they let Al Jefferson walk and signed Roy Hibbert to pair with Cody Zeller . In all likelihood, Zeller will be the starting center on opening night for ...


  16. Indiana Pacers Bench Much ImprovedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | Indy Cornrows

    ... will have plenty of new faces. The key guys coming off the bench for the Pacers in no particular order are Al Jefferson , Rodney Stuckey , C.J Miles, Lavoy Allen , and now Aaron Brooks. Some guys who will be looking to break into the lineup will be ...


  17. Al Jefferson Changed the Culture of the Charlotte HornetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Swarm and Sting

    Even though Al Jefferson 's time with the Charlotte Hornets was plagued by multiple injuries, his signing put the team back on the map and helped them rebuild their franchise. If you asked NBA fans and executives who the most poorly ran franchise has been over the past decade or so, many would point directly at the Charlotte Hornets/Bobcats organization.


  18. Hibbert vs Zeller: Charlotte Hornets' Center of Attention Pt. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Swarm and Sting

    With the addition of Roy Hibbert this offseason, the Charlotte Hornets will have two capable big men manning the center position this season. Which one of them will lead the way for the team? Last year, Cody Zeller filled in for the often injured Al Jefferson and the team exploded into a 48-win season.


  19. Q&A with At The Hive's Joshua Priemski: On Al Jefferson's exit from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Indy Cornrows

    At The Hive's Joshua Priemski delves into Al Jefferson's move to the bench last season in Charlotte and discusses the possibility of him being a culture setter for the Pacers. "There's nowhere that I'd rather be," Al Jefferson said of Charlotte at the close of the 2015-16 season to Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer , before later indicating that he would even be willing to take a pay cut to ensure himself the opportunity to finish his career with the Hornets.


  20. Indiana Pacers: What Aaron Brooks will bring to the second unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 |

    ... Looking at the big guy he will be playing with in the second unit for the Pacers, either Myles Turner or Al Jefferson, the pick and roll/pop will be a go to play on almost every possession. Brooks, a career 37% three pt percentage, will draw a ...