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Andrew Bynum signs contract with Indiana Pacers
Andrew Bynum signs contract with Indiana Pacers

Former Lakers center Andrew Bynum, traded by the Cleveland Cavaliers and cut by the Chicago Bulls last month, has been signed by the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers, who have the best record in the NBA at 35-10 -- three games better in the Eastern Conference than the two-time champion Miami Heat -- announced the deal on Saturday morning. No terms of the contract were released. “We are obviously happy to have him join our team,” said Larry Bird, the Pacers' president of basketball operations, in a statement on the team's website. “He gives us added size, he is a skilled big man and he has championship experience. With the minutes he gets, he should be a valuable...