Paul George, Remember Him?

In his first playoff game in 688 days, Paul George reminded the collective NBA audience that out of sight isn’t out of mind and that he still is Paul George, superstar. He carried the Indiana Pacers to a road victory in Toronto by putting up a 27 point second half after he spent his half-time…

Paul George and the L.A. Story

Paul George was the Eastern Conference Player of The Week, Nov. 23-29 The Lakers were never Paul George’s favorite team, an oddity for someone who grew up in the L.A. suburb of Palmdale where Lakers fans are seemingly everywhere. But Paul George was a Clippers fan. Whatever affection George wouldn’t pass the Lakers way, he…

Paul George Is Back

The Indiana Pacers have won 7 of their last 10 games and Paul George is single-handedly leading them to the top of the Eastern Conference. He has averaged 34.6 points over a three game stretch against the Jazz, Warriors, and Heat. It is a reminder to the NBA that when he is healthy, Paul George is a superstar. George’s offensive…

Paul George and the Lost Season

If Doc Rivers was right about one thing, he was right about luck intersecting with fate, and fate changing everything. It is the Paul George story of the moment, how a random event totally impacts a future, and how a championship arc now looks bleak. It’s physics. One bad thing happens precipitating something else terrible to…

NBA FrontPage: Bosh Is Cleared, Derek Asks Phil, Cavs Are Quiet

After an entertaining (DeAndre Jordan), perplexing (Tristan Thompson) and rich-getting-richer (San Antonio Spurs) summer, training camps begin this week for every NBA team, putting to rest the chatter and noise and hyperbole. The good news is the return of Chris Bosh. Sidelined by a blot clot and on blood thinners as his treatment regimen, Bosh has been…