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Position
F
 
Jersey
13
Name  Paul George
Born  5/2/1990
Height  6-9
Weight  220
College  Fresno State
3/21/2015 10:46:00 AM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George will not play on Saturday, but he could be in line to see some action next week.
Insight: The Pacers are expected to update his status on Monday. There has never been an announced timetable for his return, but he's been practicing. He's likely to be used is a small role for the rest of the season and would have limited fantasy value in all but keeper leagues.
 
3/9/2015 2:48:00 PM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George's hopes to return this season took a blow when coach Frank Vogel said, "Honestly, we're not even thinking about Paul George right now."
Insight: The good news is George hasn't felt any pain while practicing. We will continue to track George's progress, but it doesn't look as if he'll contribtue much, if any, this season.
 
3/5/2015 5:31:00 PM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George did not give NBA.com a date for his return when asked about it on Thursday.
Insight: "I said I was hopeful after two weeks of working out that I'd be in game-playing shape, but there's still no deadline." The good news is George hasn't felt any pain while practicing. We will continue to track George's progress. In deeper leagues, he is a must-stash player.
 
2/26/2015 3:28:00 PM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George (leg) went throught a full practice on Thursday.
Insight: Still no official timetable for his return, but if you are an owner who can hold a roster spot for an injured player, you should consider adding George.
 
2/13/2015 5:15:00 PM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George (leg) told Yahoo that he is targeting a return by the middle of March.
Insight: Signs continue to point that George could be ready this season. There are still a ton of obstacles to get through, but he clearly trending in the right direction. Owners who can sustain a roster spot for an injured player, should consider adding George.
 
2/3/2015 1:02:00 PM
Description: Pacers president Larry Bird said Paul George could return this season according to the team's twitter page.
Insight: All this really means is that the team will not hold George out of the lineup if he is healthy. No matter what position the Pacers are in this spring, George will return if he can. The likelihood he returns, however, is still very much in doubt.
 
11/25/2014 11:58:00 AM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George recently said his goal was to return and play this season.
Insight: We still don't think he'll play this season, but we like his work ethic.
 
10/23/2014 6:41:00 PM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George should not be selected in redraft formats.
Insight: Everyone knows by now George suffered a gruesome leg injury playing for Team USA on Aug. 1. He is not expected to play this season. For those of you in dynasty leagues, George should be targeted in the middle rounds.
 
9/29/2014 10:01:00 PM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George said he is hoping to return for the playoffs as long as Indiana makes it according to NBA.com.
Insight: George fractured his leg while playing for Team USA on Aug. 1. He was walking around without a walking boot on Monday, which is encouraging, but it is still very unlikely he plays at all this year. Do not draft him in any fantasy leagues.
 
8/1/2014 10:43:00 PM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George suffered a horrific leg injury Friday night during the Team USA Showcase game.
Insight: George landed awkwardly after a block attempt and his leg bent completely at the shin. It was similar to the injury suffered by Louisville player Kevin Ware in March 2013. George could miss the entire 2014-15 season after the gruesome injury.
 
5/23/2014 8:20:00 PM
Description: Indiana forward Paul George has passed his concussion tests and is ready to play Game 3 Saturday against the Heat. SOURCE: Kurt Helin, NBC Sports
Insight: George took a nasty spill in Game 2 but it looks like he's all right. The 24-year-old has averaged 19 ppg in the Conference Finals. The series is tied 1-1 with the next two games being played on Miami's home court.
 
5/22/2014 7:00:00 PM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George was back at practice on Thursday, though he didn't take any contact. George was diagnosed with a concussion after his collision with Dwyane Wade Tuesday against Miami. SOURCE: Scott Agness, Pacers.com
Insight: His status is still in question for Game 3 on Saturday night. Luis Scola (5.9 ppg this postseason) would probably start if George can't get clearance to play.
 
5/21/2014 10:58:00 AM
Description: Indiana small forward Paul George said he blacked out after getting kneed in the head by Dwyane Wade Tuesday night in Game 2. SOURCE: Scott Agness, Pacers.com
Insight: George played the rest of the game with blurred vision but didn't appear to have any concussion symptoms afterwards. Game 3 isn't until Saturday so George will have a few days to rest up.
 
5/18/2014 7:06:00 PM
Description: Pacers forward Paul George put up 24 points Sunday in a Game 1 victory over Miami.
Insight: George shot 7-for-13 from the floor including 3-of-6 from long range. He also added four rebounds and seven assists. Game 2 is Tuesday in Indiana.
 
5/11/2014 10:59:00 PM
Description: Pacers small forward Paul George exploded for 39 points Sunday in a comeback win over Washington.
Insight: It's the most points scored by an Indiana player in the postseason since Anthony Johnson had 40 against New Jersey back in 2006. George (7-of-10 on 3-pointers) scored 28 of his 39 points after halftime. The Pacers can close out the series Tuesday in Game 5.
 
5/10/2014 11:19:00 AM
Description: Indiana forward Paul George didn't shoot particularly well (6-for-15), but did everything else the Pacers needed for his team to win the game 85-63.
Insight: George added eight rebounds, four assists, three steals and a block and went 9-for-10 from the foul line for a game-high 23 points.
 
5/7/2014 9:43:00 PM
Description: Indiana forward Paul George had a tough game Wednesday against the Wizards.
Insight: He finished with only 11 points on 5-for-13 shooting. That's George's lowest point total since March 22nd against Chicago (eight points). It didn't matter though as the Pacers won 86-82 to even the series at 1-1. Game 3 is Friday night in Washington.
 
Hot5/4/2014 9:39:00 AM
Description: Pacers small forward Paul George played well in Saturday's Game 7 victory over Atlanta.
Insight: He led all scorers with 30 points on 11-of-23 shooting. George also chipped in with 11 boards, three assists and two steals. He averaged 23.9 ppg for the series. Indiana opens its second-round series Monday against Washington.
 
Hot5/2/2014 4:32:00 PM
Description: Indiana forward Paul George will not be suspended for Saturday's Game 7 against the Hawks. George left the bench while Mike Scott and George Hill were having an altercation in Game 6. SOURCE: Chris Littmann, Sporting News
Insight: Pacers fans can all let out a sigh of relief. George has had a good series, averaging 22.8 ppg, 10.7 rpg and 4.8 apg in six contests. He's shot 46.2 percent from three-point range over that stretch.
 
4/26/2014 8:35:00 PM
Description: Pacers small forward Paul George delivered 24 points Saturday in a win against the Hawks.
Insight: George's performance also included ten rebounds, five assists and two blocked shots. The 23-year-old has contributed a double-double each game of this series. Game 5 is Monday at Indiana.
 

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