Paul George is an American professional basketball player for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association. He is a four-time NBA All-Star and has been named three times to the All-NBA Team and twice to the NBA All-Defensive Team.
Born: 2 May 1990 (age 26 years), Palmdale, California, United States
Height: 2.06 m
NBA draft: 2010, Indiana Pacers (Round: 1 / Pick: 10)
Current team: Indiana Pacers (#13 / Shooting guard, Small forward)
Salary: 19.51 million USD (2017)
Education: California State University, Fresno (2008–2010), Knight High School
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When Paul changed numbers before the 2014 season, he purchased all of his old jerseys and gave them to his high school in California.
Paul was named to the NBA All-Defensive First Team following the 2013-14 NBA season. He was the first Pacer to receive that honour since Ron Artest in 2006.
Paul hit 9 three-pointers against against the Hornets on Nov. 21, 2012 to break Reggie Miller's franchise record.
Paul's triple-double in Game 1 of the NBA Eastern Conference first round playoffs was the first postseason triple-double by a Pacers player since Mark Jackson in 1998.