Tag Archives: Paul George

Podcast: Raptors Looking for Post Season Success

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Toronto posted a franchise record for regular season victories for the third consecutive year and won its third straight Atlantic Division title, but face an uphill battle after just one game. The Raptors couldn’t find their shooting touch — or a defensive solution for Pacers All-Star Paul George — and were the only team to surrender home court advantage during the opening …

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Fantasy Focus: Fourth Quarter Heroics

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All Paul George needed was one quarter to redeem himself.  During the first three quarters of Saturday’s game against Detroit, the Pistons defense smothered the All-Star forward, limiting him to just 11 points on 2-of-11 shooting from the field. As a team, the Pacers didn’t fare much better, as Indiana converted just 39.2 percent of its attempts from the field …

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Casting the 2016 NBA All-Star Ballot

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For the first time in the 65-year history of the NBA All-Star Game, the event will be hosted outside of the Untied States. The three-day weekend featuring the top-24 players in the league will hold court this February in Toronto and once again, the starting lineups will be determined by fan voting. The league is providing several methods, from Twitter, Facebook, …

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A Full Recovery for George

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Gone are the questions about his ability to recover from a devastating leg injury. The concerns about returning to All-Star form have vanished eight games into his first full season back. Fourteen months after chasing down a James Harden layup attempt during a team USA scrimmage, resulting in a gruesome broken right leg, he still declared himself to be the …

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Podcast: Preparing for Fantasy Basketball Season

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It’s never too early to start preparing for fantasy basketball. Shatter the Glass has already conducted dozens of mock drafts, released categorical rankings for each of the major aspects in fantasy basketball and have taken the difficult task of trying to rank the production for the incoming rookie class. A few trends have already emerged in the draft room, as …

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Podcast: Casting the 2016 Olympic Team

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The United States will have plenty of difficult choices to make when whittling down its roster for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro next summer. Coach Mike Krzyzewski intends to take a different approach to selecting 12 players for what will be his final Olympic run for the United States. Instead of conducting a final training camp session weeks …

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George Ready to Move Past His Injury

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What was supposed to be a showcase for Team USA as it prepared its journey to the 2014 FIBA World Cup of Tournament in Spain quickly became a gruesome scene. Early in the fourth quarter of the team’s initial scrimmage,  as James Harden sprinted towards the basket for a layup, Paul George chased him down and tried to deflect the shot …

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Pacers Clear George to Play Sunday

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No more countdowns. No more clearances. No more speculation. The wait for Paul George is over. Eight months after the All-Star forward broke his leg during a Team USA scrimmage in Las Vegas, the Pacers will have George back in the lineup, just in time to help the team erase the 1.5 games standing between them and the final playoff …

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Losing Streak May Prevent George’s Return

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A six game skid is proving to be very costly for Indiana. Not only did Monday’s loss to Houston knock the Pacers out of the playoffs and half a game behind Charlotte for the ninth best record in the Eastern Conference, it may have eliminated any chance of Paul George returning this season. 

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Fantasy Focus: The Loss of an MVP

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Two regrettable words are unfortunately becoming increasingly popular in the basketball lexicon, unavoidable to even the league’s most valuable player. Too often they have been uttered, too often they have taken away the championship dreams of a franchise, two words that are devastating to hear: out indefinitely.

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