Pacers send Christmas, Young to Mad Ants

The Indiana Pacers announced Monday that they have assigned forward Rakeem Christmas and guard Joe Young to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, their NBA Developmental League team.

Haas, Swanigan dominate as Purdue routs Illinois

Center Isaac Haas had 24 points and six rebounds, and power forward Caleb Swanigan added 22 points and 10 rebounds in No. 21 Purdue’s dominating 91-68 victory over Illinois on Tuesday night.

Pacers outlast Pelicans in MLK Day matinee

Jeff Teague fell just short of the first triple double of his career Monday, and Paul George scored 20 points to help the Indiana Pacers hold off the New Orleans Pelicans 98-95.

1/16 Inside The Zone – Komets mid-season report

The ECHL’s all-star break is here and there’s no better time to pick up our weekly “Inside The Zone” segment with Blake Sebring of The News-Sentinel when it comes to talking Komets hockey.

Blackmon’s 16 leads Indiana past Rutgers

James Blackmon Jr. scored 16 points, OG Anunoby added 11 points and seven steals and the Hoosiers used a 23-piont scoring advantage off turnovers to blow past Rutgers 76-57.

Girls Basketball Sectional Pairings

With just over two weeks until the start of the IHSAA Girls Basketball state tournament, the sectional pairings draw was held Sunday with teams learning who they will face first on the road to Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

Fort Wayne men’s volleyball swept by Penn State

Despite high energy in the second and third sets, the Fort Wayne men’s volleyball team fell to the No. 14 Penn State Nittany Lions 3-0 (25-16, 25-23, 27-25) in the Gates Center on Saturday night (Jan. 14).