TAG: Paul George

NBA / Jun 4, 2014 / 1:30 pm

The Next Wave Of The 15 Most Marketable NBA Stars

Damian Lillard

As the NBA continues to grow globally; companies in the international markets have reached out to some of the game’s youngest, brightest and biggest stars to promote their products across the world. Even if it means paying a hefty price to lock down a potential superstar, NBA personalities have become some of the biggest brands in the world. In the age of social media, the culture has changed and fans are following their favorite players more closely than ever. Read More »

Latest News / Jun 2, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Noah & George Headline 2014 All-Defensive Teams

Joakim Noah

The NBA announced the 2014 All-Defensive teams today. The first team comprises of Defensive Player Of The Year Joakim Noah, Paul George, Chris Paul, Serge Ibaka and Andre Iguodala. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / May 31, 2014 / 4:21 pm

Watch Miami Mash Indiana To Move On To The Finals

Norris Cole, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade

There were a lot of extraneous matters to discuss about the series-clinching Game 6 win by the Heat on Friday night, but we don’t want that to take away from the focused basketball played by a Miami team looking to win their third consecutive title. The Pacers fought them every step of the way again, but they couldn’t force a Game 7 at home they had played so hard for during the regular season. Read More »

NBA / May 29, 2014 / 12:25 am

Video: Paul George’s Third Quarter Buzzer-Beater

Paul George

The Pacers went into Game 5 on Wednesday night facing elimination. LeBron James got into foul trouble causing him to sit for a large portion of the game. Meanwhile, Paul George had perhaps his best performance of the playoffs at the most important time. Read More »

Smack / May 28, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Lance Stephenson Regrets Jawing At LeBron James

Lance Stephenson, LeBron James

It’s hard to avoid thinking, “Well, duh!” when you hear Lance Stephenson regrets the controversial comments he made before Game 4 in Miami. Stephenson said LeBron James‘ trash talking in Game 3 was “a sign of weakness,” and after this afternoon’s shootaround in Indiana before a pivotal Game 5 tonight, Stephenson remarked that he should have kept his mouth shut about the four-time MVP. Read More »

Latest News / May 27, 2014 / 11:00 am

Paul George Says Pacers “Outplayed” Heat In Game 4

Paul George

The Pacers fell 102-90 to the Heat last night, and now face a 3-1 deficit as they head back to Indiana. In a game in which Miami never trailed, Paul George said after the game the Pacers outplayed the Heat, and blamed the loss on the officials. Read More »

Smack / May 22, 2014 / 11:50 pm

LeBron On Paul George Concussion: “All Of Us Would Have Played”

Paul George, Dwyane Wade

Although Paul George and the Indiana Pacers have faced widespread criticism for the way they handled the the concussion he suffered in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals, LeBron James still claims most players would stay in the game after sustaining such an injury. “I think all of us would have played through it under the circumstances,” James said on Thursday. Read More »

Latest News / May 21, 2014 / 4:15 pm

Report: Paul George Diagnosed With Concussion

George Hill, Paul George, Lance Stephenson, Roy Hibbert

According to a release by the Indiana Pacers, Paul George suffered a concussion in Game 2 against the Miami Heat on Tuesday night. We intimated as much when George told reporters following the game he “blacked out” when Dwyane Wade kneed his head and it bounced awkwardly off the court, but now it’s confirmed and the George will be evaluated before he’s allowed to play in Game 3 Saturday night. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / May 21, 2014 / 10:30 am

LeBron & Wade’s Big Fourth Leads Heat To Game 2 Win

LeBron James

Combined, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade had 23 points on 10-for-22 shooting through the first three quarters. When asked during his between-quarter interview what he expected to see from James in the fourth, Pacers coach Frank Vogel was prescient: “He’s going to try and take over.” Together with a healthy D-Wade, that’s exactly what happened on the way to a 87-83 Heat road win to even the series. Read More »

Video / May 21, 2014 / 12:43 am

Paul George Says He “Blacked Out” After D-Wade Kneed Him In The Head

Paul George, Dwyane Wade

Paul George, Dwyane Wade (Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

Paul George might have been suffered a concussion during a sequence in the fourth quarter of Game 2 between the Pacers and Heat. With a little under seven minutes remaining in the fourth, and the Pacers ahead by four, George stripped Dwyane Wade, but fell hard hitting his head on the court while stretching out for the ball. Read More »