Why the Pacers won't tank 

August, 13, 2014
Aug 13
8:33
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The 2014 offseason has been very tough for the Indiana Pacers with the loss of Lance Stephenson to the Charlotte Hornets via free agency and Paul George's season-long injury (broken right leg). There is likely a large section of their fans that want the Pacers to tank next season to gain a high lottery pick, but that is not how the organization operates under team president Larry Bird and head coach Frank Vogel.