Browsing Paul George

Indiana Pacers Season Preview: Paul George as the Centerpiece of Grand Ambition

Posted on 17 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

The Indiana Pacers have made the playoffs in five of the last six seasons, including two conference finals. They were built to win a championship and got sidetracked. With Paul George healthy again, a new head coach in Nate McMillan and interesting additions like Jeff Teague and Al Jefferson, Larry Bird is trying to get them back in a position to win a championship. More

NBA Rumors – Toronto Raptors, Indiana Pacers, Paul George & Squeaking Through With Ugly Basketball

Posted on 2 May, 2016, by in NBA

The Toronto Raptors have won a playoff series. Finally. It took them seven games, which isn’t something you usually see with a two-seed. DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry were bad throughout, but the players around them made up for an insanely inefficient display. And the Indiana Pacers? With this kind of talent around Paul George, this is as far as they’ll get, for now. More

Raptors vs Pacers, Game 4: Paul George Can Teach DeMar DeRozan & Kyle Lowry a Thing or Two

Posted on 24 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

Despite the huge following that came with the Toronto Raptors across the border into Indianapolis, they failed in putting the Indiana Pacers on the brink of getting knocked out of the playoffs. Bad defense is one reason, but the play of Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan is another one, as the backcourt duo need to learn a thing or two from Paul George. More

NBA Rumors – Indiana Pacers Remind the Toronto Raptors Paul George is the Best Player in the Series

Posted on 17 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

Losing the opening game in the first round series, at home nonetheless, was a punch to the stomach and the ego of the Toronto Raptors. A team backed by a franchise-best regular season. With the backcourt of Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan, arguably the best in the league after those dudes from the Bay Area. And then came the Indiana Pacers, and especially Paul George. More

NBA Rumors – Indiana Pacers, Paul George Making Up for Lost Time

Posted on 30 Nov, 2015, by in NBA

The lost season rattled the foundations of the Indiana Pacers. With Paul George back they’re playing basketball that’s fun to watch after a very long time of something very different, while it seems George is handling his new position well enough and playing at the highest level of his career. More

NBA Rumors – Indiana Pacers, Paul George Getting Surprising Help from George Hill

Posted on 10 Nov, 2015, by in NBA

After a few seasons of being good and predictable, the Indiana Pacers sorta bottomed out last season and sorta hit the reset button. Paul George is back, which helps a lot after missing him for most of last season. But the changes made have also allowed George Hill to step up, maybe an addition that Frank Vogel and Larry Bird didn’t expect. More

NBA Rumors – Indiana Pacers Can’t Miss on the Paul George Experiment

Posted on 25 Sep, 2015, by in NBA

A year or maybe two too late, the Indiana Pacers are joining the small-ball and stretch ‘4’ trend, turning Paul George, coming off almost an entire season of missing basketball, into a modern power forward, something it’s difficult to adjust to. More

NBA Rumors – Indiana Pacers Want a Championship, Paul George Wants to be MVP

Posted on 19 Jul, 2015, by in NBA

This season is about starting something new for the Indiana Pacers, with a changed lineup and basketball style, but also coming back to Paul George, who’ll have his chance to establish himself as one of the best players in the league once more, hoping he actually win the MVP one day, hopefully sooner than later. More

NBA Rumors – Indiana Pacers Committed to Turning Paul George Into a Power Forward

Posted on 15 Jul, 2015, by in NBA

The Indiana Pacers will be a very different team in personnel and style next season compared to the version we’ve come to know in recent years. One of those changes is turning Paul George into a power forward. More

NBA Rumors – Indiana Pacers & Sacramento Kings Turning Paul George & Rudy Gay Into Power Forwards

Posted on 8 Jun, 2015, by in NBA

The NBA is turning into a league that’s all about spacing and playing small lineups. With that in mind, the Indiana Pacers & Sacramento Kings are planning on turning Paul George and Rudy Gay, small forwards on most days, into power forwards, at least part time. More