Indiana Pacers in History

Events in Sport

  • 1969-05-07 2nd ABA championship: Oakland Oaks beat Indiana Pacers, 4 games to 1
  • 1970-05-25 3rd ABA Championship: Indiana Pacers beat LA Stars, 4 games to 2
  • 1972-05-20 5th ABA Championship: Indiana Pacers beat NY Nets, 4 games to 2
  • 1973-05-12 6th ABA championship: Indiana Pacers beat Ky Colonels, 4 games to 3
  • 1974-10-18 1st NBA game at Market Square Arena - Pacers beat Spurs 129-121
  • 1975-05-22 8th ABA Championship: Kentucky Colonels beat Ind Pacers, 4 games to 1
  • 1976-06-17 ABA (Nets, Pacers, Nuggets & Spurs) merges into NBA
  • 1979-09-12 Indiana Pacers cut Ann Meyers, 1st woman on an NBA club
  • 1983-02-18 NBA Indiana Pacers begin a 28 game road losing streak
  • 1983-12-21 NBA Indiana Pacers end a 28 game road losing streak

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1995-03-19 Michael Jordan rejoins Chicago Bulls after 17 months, beats Pacers

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan

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2000-06-19 Los Angeles Lakers beat Indiana Pacers 4-2 in NBA finals MVP: Shaquille O'Neal, L.A.

Basketball Player Shaquille O'Neal
Basketball Player
Shaquille O'Neal
  • 2000-06-19 54th NBA Championship: Los Angeles Lakers beat Indiana Pacers, 4 games to 2

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1959-05-01 Eddie Johnson, NBA guard/forward (Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers)
  • 1959-08-19 Ricky Pierce, NBA guard/forward (Indiana Pacers, Milwaukee Bucks)
  • 1963-01-21 Detlef Schrempf, German NBA forward (Mavericks, Pacers, Supersonics)
  • 1963-07-30 Chris Mullin, American NBA forward (Warriors, Pacers, Olympic gold 92), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1965-02-28 Duane Ferrell, NBA forward (SF Warriors, Indiana Pacers)
  • 1965-04-01 Mark Jackson, NBA guard (Indiana Pacers) and coach, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1965-04-29 Reggie Miller, NBA player (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1965-08-24 Reggie Miller, American NBA guard (Ind Pacers, Oly-gold-96), born in Riverside, California
  • 1966-01-23 Haywoode Workman, NBA guard (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1966-07-04 Adrian Caldwell, NBA forward/center (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1966-08-23 Rik Smits, NBA center (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1966-10-10 Derrick McKey, NBA forward (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1968-10-14 Dwayne Schintzius, NBA center (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1968-10-31 Antonio Davis, NBA forward/center (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1969-03-25 Dale Davis, NBA forward (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1972-07-12 Travis Best, American basketball player (1995-2002 Indiana Pacers), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1972-09-11 Mark Pope, NBA forward (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1972-10-15 Fred Hoiberg, NBA guard (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1973-01-30 Jalen Rose, NBA guard (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1973-05-29 Etdrick Bohannon, NBA forward (Indiana Pacers)
  • 1975-05-01 Austin Croshere, NBA forward (Indiana Pacers)