Paul George RUMORS & NEWS

  • Paul George’s testy two-word answer to Chris Paul question

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Clippers superstar Paul George has no time to field Chris Paul-related questions after his team’s 101-109 loss to the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena on Wednesday. After the match, a visibly irked George refused to talk about CP3,..." April 29

  • Clippers Superstar Paul George Talks Retirement, Fans Cry ‘Not So Fast’

    Heavy "Growing up in Palmdale, California, about an hour’s drive northeast of Los Angeles, Paul George was always preferential to the title-less Clippers over the title-abundant Lakers (though, rightfully so, there is some confusion over this point). And now, in his..." April 27

  • Paul George says he wants to retire with Clippers

    SI "Paul George has found a new home with the LA Clippers, and hopes to retire with the franchise.  "I'm at a great comfort level," George said. This is home. I hope I can retire here." George signed a 4 year, $190 million extension to his contract with..." April 24

  • NBA admits mistake on foul call that helped give Clippers win

    Larry Brown Sports "The NBA admitted on Wednesday that their officials made an error with a foul call in the final seconds of Tuesday’s Los Angeles Clippers-Portland Trail Blazers game. Portland was leading 112-111 with under 10 seconds left, but the Clippers had the ball. Paul George drove to the..." April 22

  • Clippers' DeMarcus Cousins on Paul George: 'We Gotta Stop the PG Slander'

    SI "DeMarcus Cousins showed a lot of love for Paul George on Tuesday night. After the LA Clippers’ nailbiter 113-112 win over the Portland Trail Blazers, Cousins made it clear that he’s a Paul George stan, and has appreciated being his teammate over the course of his 10-Day..." April 21

  • Paul George Has Big Praise For Anthony Edwards: “He Is Elite."

    Fadeaway World "Anthony Edwards was drawing a lot of praise around the NBA even before making his debut as a professional. His brief stint at the University of Georgia was more than enough to prove that he was worthy of being last year’s first-overall pick. Edwards struggled with an..." April 19

  • NBA Fans Flame ESPN For Posting Questionable Stat About Paul George

    Fadeaway World "Clippers star Paul George has been absolutely balling lately, putting together what might be one of the best stretches of his career. So when ESPN decided to display a rather harsh statistic in his latest game, it raised more than a few eyebrows. Going 6-50 in the clutch is,..." April 17

  • Paul George and the LA Clippers are peaking at just the right time

    NBA.com "The LA Clippers are the hottest team in basketball right now and Paul George is a BIG reason why. Fresh off being named Western Conference Player of the Week, George carried that momentum into the game against his former team, the Indiana Pacers,..." April 14

  • Paul George: New mindset is behind recent breakthrough performances

    ESPN "Paul George's throbbing toe was not only limiting his performance on the court recently, but the LA Clippers guard could feel it dragging him down mentally. So the All-Star reset his outlook, and the result has been the best week-plus stretch of the season for him and..." April 14

  • Paul George, Jayson Tatum named NBA Players of the Week

    NBA.com "LA Clippers forward Paul George and Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum have been named the NBA Players of the Week for Week 16. Check out their performances from the past week of action. " April 12

  • Paul George On His Second Season With The Clippers

    Fadeaway World "The Los Angeles Clippers suddenly became the team everybody loved to hate. They have a roster full of harsh competitors and players who don’t mind getting physical, and the way they underperformed in last year’s playoffs really took a toll on their image. That’s why..." April 12

  • Paul George on DeMarcus Cousins' debut: 'Still got a lot left to give'

    ESPN "Less than a minute into his first game as a member of the LA Clippers, DeMarcus Cousins maneuvered his way around Enes Kanter, tapped an offensive rebound to himself and scored on a putback right in front of a delighted Clippers owner Steve Ballmer. Making his..." April 07

  • Ranking the NBA's Best Duos This Season

    Bleacher Report "Ranking the NBA's best duos in any given season is not for the faint of heart. So let's live on the wild side, shall we? Hashing out a pecking order is an inexact process. Rooting out subjection entirely isn't possible. Success is open to..." April 07

  • Paul George lauds Rajon Rondo's addition to Clips: 'I look at him as a leader'

    The Score "After watching Rajon Rondo make his Los Angeles Clippers debut Sunday, Paul Georgeis excited by what the veteran floor general can bring to the team. In particular, George feels Rondo's presence will take some pressure off him and co-star Kawhi..." April 05

  • Injuries be Damned, Paul George Wants League to Fear Clippers

    Heavy "There is an unwritten rule in the Tour de France, cycling’s equivalent of the Super Bowl, that if the leader of the race suffers a flat tire or any other issue that temporarily stops them from competing, other riders will not take advantage of the opportunity by turning up the..." April 03

  • Clippers Star Paul George Has Brutal Outing, Reveals Troubling Injury News

    Heavy "Clippers forward Paul George struggled in his return to the lineup on Thursday night in a loss to Denver, after having missed the two previous games with what was termed a right foot injury. George was 5-for-15 from the floor with 17 points, adding just 2-for-7 shooting from..." April 02

  • Clippers' Paul George fined $35K for criticism of referees

    The Score "os Angeles Clippers forward Paul George was fined $35,000 for negative comments made about referees following Wednesday's 105-89 loss to the Dallas Mavericks, the league announced Friday. George's criticism stemmed from a series of non-calls in..." March 19

  • Clippers' Paul George frustrated by non-calls, wants NBA to review tape

    ESPN "LA Clippers All-Star Paul George, whose frustration has been building this season over not getting foul calls despite drawing contact in the paint, said the NBA has to look into the lack of calls for the Clippers on Wednesday night at the Dallas Mavericks. George said..." March 18

  • Damian Lillard Says He, Paul George Moved on from Past Issues

    Bleacher Report "Paul George and Damian Lillard have buried the hatchet.  On Sunday, the Los Angeles Clippers star revised his previous criticism of Lillard's series-winning shot from the first round of the 2019 postseason when George was with the Oklahoma City..." March 08

  • Paul George recants his 2019 'bad shot' claim after Damian Lillard's half-court game-winner

    The Sports Rush "Paul George goes back on his ‘bad shot’ comments and says that he’s got two thumbs up for every 40-footer Damian Lillard takes. The 2021 NBA All-Star Game only solidified what many have been preaching for years now in regards to Damian Lillard’s shot selection:..." March 08

  • Paul George pushes back against NBA All-Star Game

    Sportsnaut "Los Angeles Clippers star Paul George will be on the court in Atlanta Sunday evening to take part in the 2021 NBA All-Star Game. Two other big-name stars in Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers will not be on the court. Despite being selected for the exhibition game,..." March 07

  • LeBron James On Picking Paul George To His All-Star Team: “The Only Time I’ll Root For This Guy… Just Kidding.”

    Fadeaway World "In the middle of assembling his team for the 2021 NBA All-Star game, LeBron James took a (lighthearted) “shot” at Paul George and the Clippers, alluding to the supposed “rivalry” going on right now in L.A. The only thing more interesting than that comment might..." March 04

  • Kawhi Leonard left hungry after Paul George ate all the postgame fried chicken

    Clutch Points "Paul George built up quite an appetite after playing 32 minutes in the Los Angeles Clippers’ 119-99 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies at FedEx Forum on Friday. So much so, that he brought the team’s postgame meal, a savory bucket of fried chicken, to the..." February 27

  • Paul George has interesting take on how Ty Lue has improved Clippers

    Larry Brown Sports "A night after an ugly 28-point loss to Memphis, the Los Angeles Clippers turned things around and posted a 119-99 win over the Grizzlies in the second game of a back-to-back. That, apparently, is proof to one player that coach Tyronn Lue has made the team better this year. Paul George..." February 27

  • Paul George: All-Star selection 'a good milestone' amid bounce-back season

    ESPN "Paul George has been motivated and fueled by "all the noise" surrounding him all season long, and earning an All-Star spot is another "milestone" in his bounce-back season, he said. The LA Clippers guard was named one of the All-Star reserves..." February 24

  • Benched in Crucial Minutes, Paul George Doesn't Know How Long his Minutes Restriction Will Last

    SI "In the midst of a heated battle between two of the league’s best and most star-studded teams, with the Clippers trailing by just six points in a game that earlier seemed out of reach, Clippers star Paul George was pulled from the court with just under three minutes to go in regulation...." February 22

  • Paul George breaks silence after return from injury vs. Jazz

    Clutch Points "The LA Clippers fared well over the last two weeks without Paul George, but they were certainly happy to have him back. George made his return from a bone edema in his right toe Friday night against the Utah Jazz. His return, paired with the returns of Kawhi..." February 20

  • LA Clippers stars Kawhi Leonard, Paul George return vs. Utah Jazz

    ESPN "The LA Clippers will have their superstar duo available when they face the league-leading Utah Jazz on Friday night, with both Kawhi Leonard and Paul George set to return from injuries. " February 19

  • Paul George injury update: Clippers star sidelined due to foot injury called a bone edema

    CBS Sports "Paul George has been playing some brilliant basketball for the Los Angeles Clippers this season, but he sat out the team's loss to the Boston Celtics on Friday night due to a foot injury, and it's not clear when he'll be back on the..." February 06

  • LA Clippers' Paul George out vs. Boston Celtics with sore right foot

    ESPN "LA Clippers guard Paul George was ruled out for Friday's game against the Boston Celtics with swelling in the bone of his right foot. George was added to the injury report on Friday afternoon. Clippers coach Ty Lue said he didn't know how George..." February 05

  • The Paul George-Jared Dudley Feud Will Not Save the NBA

    The Big Lead "What is the spiciest feud in the NBA right now? Why Jared Dudley and Paul George, obviously. Dudley recently released a mini-book on Kindle about his experience in the NBA bubble. In it he explains that the Lakers kept to themselves at Disney and revealed that they took offense..." February 04

  • Paul George responds to Jared Dudley calling him out in new book

    Silver Screen And Roll "In a memorable section of his new book that made waves on social media after it was published on this website on Wednesday, veteran forward Jared Dudley explained why the Los Angeles Lakers took such exception to the Clippers — and Paul George in particular —..." February 04

  • Jared Dudley: Lakers felt disrespected by Paul George last season

    Larry Brown Sports "Jared Dudley is peeling back yet another layer of the Lakers-Clippers rivalry. The Lakers veteran released a 41-page mini-book on Kindle this week to tell the story of his experience winning a championship with the team in the Orlando bubble. In the book, Dudley spoke on the rivalry..." February 03

  • Clippers' Paul George criticizes refs after loss: 'It was disrespectful that I had one free-throw attempt'

    CBS Sports "The Los Angeles Clippers are a jump-shooting team. They attempt only 20.3 shots in the restricted area per game, third-fewest in the NBA, and 20.4 free throw attempts per game, fourth-fewest in basketball. They've built one of the best offenses in the NBA almost entirely..." February 03

  • Kawhi Leonard, Paul George speak on facing Nets Big 3

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Clippers took care of the New York Knicks on Sunday afternoon, extending their winning streak to three games. Kawhi Leonard and Paul George led the way in their second game back from the NBA’s health and safety protocols. Just hours later, Kevin Durant,..." February 01

  • Kawhi Leonard, Paul George speak out on missing games due to NBA’s COVID-19 protocols

    Clutch Points "Kawhi Leonard and Paul George returned to the LA Clippers lineup in blistering fashion Friday night. After missing the last two games and being away from the team for more than four days due to the NBA’s COVID-19 health and safety protocols, both Leonard and George..." January 30

  • Kawhi Leonard, Paul George to return Friday for LA Clippers after clearing COVID-19 protocols

    ESPN "LA Clippers stars Kawhi Leonard and Paul George cleared health and safety protocols and are set to return Friday against the Orlando Magic. Leonard and George rejoined the Clippers in Orlando after missing the first two games on this six-game road swing...." January 29

  • LA Clippers' Kawhi Leonard and Paul George 'feeling well' but no timetable for return

    ESPN "Tyronn Lue said Kawhi Leonard and Paul George are "feeling well," but the head coach isn't sure when his two stars will rejoin the LA Clippers. The Clippers started a six-game trip against the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday without..." January 26

  • Kawhi Leonard, Paul George out vs. Hawks due to health and safety protocols

    TSN "The Los Angeles Clippers say Kawhi Leonard and Paul George have been ruled out for Tuesday's game against the Atlanta Hawks because of health and safety protocols. ESPN's Ohm Youngmisuk reports Leonard and George are not flying with the Clippers..." January 25

  • Paul George was upset he showed ‘weakness’ last season

    Larry Brown Sports "Paul George once again looks like an MVP candidate this season, and the humiliation of last season may be partly to thank. The LA Clippers forward scored 26 points on 8-of-14 shooting in a blowout win over the Sacramento Kings on Friday. After the game, George said he has been..." January 16

  • Paul George and Marcus Morris Sr. didn’t think the NBA should have played Wednesday

    Clips Nation "After Jacob Blake was shot seven times in the back by a police officer in Kenosha, Wis. in August, the NBA players chose to not play in solidarity with Black people who have been the victims of police violence. The Clippers were one of the teams who originally voted to cancel the..." January 08

  • Suns PG Chris Paul speaks out on heated altercation with Clippers’ Paul George

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Clippers swingman Paul George had more than a few words for various members of the Phoenix Suns on Sunday. George came together with Suns guard Devin Booker during the contest, sparking a heated war of words in which PG13 had to..." January 05

  • Paul George says opponents 'chirping' more since struggles in NBA bubble

    ESPN "LA Clippers guard Paul George said he was having a conversation with a referee when things escalated with Phoenix Suns guards Chris Paul and Devin Booker, leading to technical fouls called on George and Booker in the fourth quarter on..." January 04

  • Paul George, Devin Booker Discuss On-Court Exchange During Clippers vs. Suns

    Bleacher Report "There were plenty of fireworks during the Los Angeles Clippers' 112-107 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday, and Paul George and Devin Booker even had to be separated following a verbal exchange in the fourth quarter. Both players received technical fouls..." January 04

  • Paul George On 51-Point Loss: “I Take Full Responsibility. It’s Not That Big Of A Deal.”

    Fadeaway World "Paul George has taken the blame for the Clippers’ embarrassing 51-point loss against the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday, recording the worst-ever loss in franchise history. They didn’t deliver, played an awful game and the Mavs took advantage of that. In the end, they won the..." December 28

  • Hilarious meme reactions to Clippers star Paul George’s failed pass to refs

    Clutch Points "It hasn’t even been 48 basketball minutes since his season tipped off and Paul George memes have already taken over Twitter. The Los Angeles Clippers forward has been at the receiving end of a ton of criticism and jokes over the past few months and was hoping to start..." December 23

  • Doc Rivers Says He Fought Against Preferential Treatment of Clippers Stars

    Bleacher Report "Doc Rivers acknowledged Kawhi Leonard and Paul George received extra perks with the Los Angeles Clippers compared to the rest of the roster, but it apparently wasn't his idea. "A lot of it is true," Rivers told Jackie MacMullan of ESPN...." December 23

  • Paul George Takes Shot at Montrezl Harrell After Beating Lakers

    Heavy "There was reportedly plenty of tension between Montrezl Harrell and Paul George last season as teammates with the Los Angeles Clippers, with Harrell — now with the Lakers — not liking the preferential treatment that was given to George and Kawhi..." December 23

  • Paul George Speaks On If He And Kawhi Leonard Get Special Treatment

    Fadeaway World "The Kawhi/PG era hasn’t exactly been a model of success for the LA Clippers. Despite all the hype last season, they were unable to win when it counted most, and they’ve been getting blasted for it ever since. In the months following their collapse, reports of..." December 23

  • Doc Rivers throws shade at Paul George over recent criticism

    MSN.com "Paul George recently indicated that he was unhappy with the way Doc Rivers utilized him last year, and Rivers was initially diplomatic with his response. Now that some time has passed, the former Los Angeles Clippers coach seems to be more willing to share his actual thoughts on the..." December 22