TITLE

GAME CHANGER

AUTHOR(S)
BRUNNER, CONRAD
PUB. DATE
November 2015
SOURCE
Indianapolis Monthly;Nov2015, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the reasons why the basketball team Indiana Pacers should win in the NBA championship. According to team President Larry Birds, his team underwent a strategic overhaul trading seven footer center Roy Hibbert and encouraging Luis Scola not to resign. Moreover, Bird acquired another open-floor specialist Chase Budinger.
ACCESSION #
110234002

 

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