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  • Lakers 'determined' to make trade for Pacers forward Paul George

    Lakers 'determined' to make trade for Pacers forward Paul George

    The trade rumors involving Paul George of the Indiana Pacers continue to swirl. It appears inevitable the superstar forward will be traded at some point in the near future with the Los Angeles Lakers being his destination of choice, but not exactly the frontrunner to land his services right now...
  • Expect a flurry of activity before NBA Draft

    Expect a flurry of activity before NBA Draft

    The Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics consummated a trade that caught many in the NBA by surprise. The Celtics agreed to swap the No. 1 pick with the 76ers for the No. 3 pick and a future first rounder. Aside from the fact that the Sixers will add Markelle Fultz to an already dynamic core of Ben...
  • Paul George plans to leave Pacers, eyes Lakers

    Paul George plans to leave Pacers, eyes Lakers

    Larry Bird’s reasoning for leaving the Indiana Pacers might have become a little clearer. As it turns out, he was just getting a head start on Paul George.  According to The Vertical, George has informed the Pacers that he will leave the team following the 2017-18 season; he prefers to play for the...
  • Cavaliers should pursue Paul George in offseason

    Cavaliers should pursue Paul George in offseason

    The Cleveland Cavaliers already boast a bloated salary cap situation, with owner Dan Gilbert footing an exorbitant sum of money in luxury taxes. As it currently stands, though, the Cavs are in no position to win their second NBA championship. However, there is a solution. Superstar Paul George, who...
  • All-NBA selections could affect free agency

    All-NBA selections could affect free agency

    The NBA has released its All-NBA teams, which means more in 2017 than it has in past seasons. In an attempt to allow smaller market teams to keep their free agents, the league has stipulated that an All-NBA selection would make a player eligible for a “super max” contract. Had these rules been in...
  • Superstar forward Paul George still reportedly intent on playing for the Los Angeles Lakers.

    Lakers Rumors: Paul George remains 'hell-bent' on joining Lakers

    The upcoming NBA offseason is shaping up to be chalk full of rumors. The immediate future of All-Star forward Paul George remains uncertain with a lot of talk about his desire to play for the Los Angeles Lakers.  Earlier this week, Larry Bird decided to step down as team president of the Indiana...
  • Paul George reportedly 'talked about' playing for the Lakers for 'a long time'

    Paul George reportedly 'talked about' playing for the Lakers for 'a long time'

    The 2016-17 NBA season is officially over for Paul George and the Indiana Pacers. In the wake of the Pacers being swept, the inevitable has happened with George-to-the-Lakers rumors persisting. According to Mitch Lawrence of Sporting News, George let his desire to eventually play for the Lakers no...
  • LeBron James, Paul George take differing views on late-game situation

    LeBron James, Paul George take differing views on late-game situation

    The Cleveland Cavaliers escaped Game 1 against the Indiana Pacers when one shot essentially decided the game. With a 109-108 lead, LeBron James and J.R. Smith double-teamed Paul George near midcourt, forcing the Pacers superstar to pass the ball to an open C.J. Miles. With seven seconds running off...
  • Indiana Pacers president, Larry Bird, claims he didn't discuss a potential Paul George trade with Magic Johnson of the Los Angeles Lakers.

    Larry Bird claims he wasn't talking Paul George trade with Lakers' Magic Johnson

    Heading toward the NBA trade deadline on Feb. 23, the Los Angeles Lakers were rumored to be in trade talks with the Indiana Pacers for superstar Paul George. The Boston Celtics were also said to be in the running for George with Larry Bird left with a tough decision to make. Apparently, Magic...
  • Pacers forward Paul George 'very, very real' threat to sign with Lakers

    Pacers forward Paul George 'very, very real' threat to sign with Lakers

    The Magic Johnson regime of the Los Angeles Lakers front office has gotten off to an interesting start. Almost immediately following the announcement of Johnson's new role with the team, the Lakers made two trades and rumors started swirling about Paul George potentially landing with the franchise...
  • Lakers Rumors: L.A. 'in the process' of trying to trade for Paul George

    Lakers Rumors: L.A. 'in the process' of trying to trade for Paul George

    In day two of the new Los Angeles Lakers regime, following the trade to send Lou Williams to the Houston Rockets, Magic Johnson is reportedly busy trying to land the team's next superstar. According to Sam Amick of USA Today, the Lakers appear to be attempting to acquire forward Paul George from the...
  • NBA stars blast officiating

    NBA stars blast officiating

    Russell Westbrook can anticipate a fine in the coming days. In fact, the punishment will mirror the one handed down to Paul George for issuing much the same complaint. The two perennial league All-Stars levied criticism at refs for what they deemed a lack of calls. George has already been fined $1...
  • Paul George and the Indiana Pacers have gotten off to a tough start in 2016-17.

    Paul George wastes no time calling out Pacers

    The Indiana Pacers emerged as a chic pick this offseason for surprise team in the Eastern Conference. However, they have been surprisingly bad through a “lifeless” 3-4 start to the season. With potential MVP candidate Paul George and an improved supporting cast, the Pacers and new head coach Nate...
  • Jeff Teague's offensive style will fit right in with the Indiana Pacers.

    Offensive ‘freedom’ a positive for Pacers

    If the preseason is any indication, Nate McMillan’s Indiana Pacers should be firing on all cylinders this coming season. After four preseason games (3-1), the Pacers are currently averaging 108.5 PPG. A healthy Paul George and several shrewd offseason additions should only bolster this unit. When...
  • Al Jefferson is one of a number of additions that will help the Indiana Pacers in 2016-17.

    New additions make the Pacers contenders

    While overtaking the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference appears to be a monumental task, no team has helped themselves more in the offseason than the Indiana Pacers. Following a year in which NBA superstar Paul George nearly willed Indiana to a first-round upset by himself, Larry Bird...
  • NBA preview: Washington Wizards vs Indiana Pacers

    NBA preview: Washington Wizards vs Indiana Pacers

    The Indiana Pacers have the longest winning streak in the eastern conference at five games. With their run, the Pacers jumped into the eighth spot with two games remaining, but they have plenty of work to do to solidify their postseason hopes. The Washington Wizards (46-34) seem to be slotted for...
  • Paul George rumors: Indiana Pacers All-Star closer to playing games in 2015

    Paul George rumors: Indiana Pacers All-Star closer to playing games in 2015

    Paul George is giving hope to fantasy basketball owners again. George may be close to returning to the Indiana Pacers in a real capacity after he was seen dunking at practice. According to a report from The Sporting News on Thursday (Jan. 15), the team released this video, suggesting that they are...
  • It's time to celebrate the fight the Pacers have in them now

    It's time to celebrate the fight the Pacers have in them now

    It's the 10th anniversary of a certain fight today, occurring between some former Pacers players and some drunk Detroit citizens during a game. While I am certainly not one to say we should bury this incident under the table and pretend it never happened, I would also note that none of those players...
  • NBA rumors: Paul George back on practice court for Indiana Pacers

    NBA rumors: Paul George back on practice court for Indiana Pacers

    NBA rumors reveal that Paul George is back on the court for the Indiana Pacers. George isn’t going to play in an NBA game anytime soon, but he is beginning to get back in basketball shape. According to a report from ESPN late Monday (Oct. 20), the star of the Pacers franchise was seen shooting...
  • Paul George's horrific leg injury changes landscape of NBA's Eastern Conference

    Paul George's horrific leg injury changes landscape of NBA's Eastern Conference

    Indiana Pacers forward, Paul George, is expected to miss the entire 2014-15 NBA season due to the horrific lower right leg injury he sustained during a Team USA scrimmage over the weekend, according to an Aug. 2 report from USA Today Sports. George, 24, is a two-time NBA All-Star, having been...
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