Steve Nicewanger’s Story Archive

The Pacers and the Playoffs

The Pacers’ 42-40 record qualified them for the playoffs, with a seventh place ranking in the NBA Eastern Division. The Boston Celtics were top ranked in the East with a 53-29 record. The Cleveland Cavaliers 51-31 record and the second seed in the East playoffs. Of course the two Goliaths … Read More

A Beautiful Night at the Vic

The last several years the Boss and I have been able to be at the Vic for opening night. While we were unable work that out this year, she was able to buy us tickets for the third game of the opening series against the Tribe’s old nemesis, the Toledo … Read More

WOW! It’s April Already

So March Madness went out like a out like a lion. After the smoke cleared it was the Tar Heels of North Carolina who claimed the college basketball hardware. This was one of the most compelling and exciting runs for the gold with giant killer Gonzaga winning the hearts and … Read More

Indianapolis State Champion Hoopsters

As you may have heard, three city schools took home state basketball championship hardware this previous weekend. Charles Tindley Accelerated  School beat Lafayette Catholic 51-40 to take the State Class A Championship. Crispus Attucks popped Twin Lakes 73-71 to claim the Class 3A championship, and Ben Davis took the measure … Read More

Big Red Coach Search

With the departure of Tom Crean, Indiana University is on the hunt for a new coach. With that in mind, the athletic department has hired Parker Executive Search out of Atlanta to locate some possible candidates  for consideration. Parker specializes in finding basketball coaches for college programs, having worked with … Read More