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Paul George is not yet an NBA superstar. He took some solid steps in that direction last season, and his impressive play against LeBron James and the Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals served as his coming out party of sorts. But, he still has a while to go before he is on LeBron’s level. Heading into his fourth season in Indiana, George certainly seems poised to continue the climb up the steps towards superstardom, and he’s built up quite a buzz around his skills since the Pacers were pushed out of the Playoffs.The Pacers predict that George will continue his climb to superstar status, and rewarded him with a max-level, $80 million contract; the type that is usually reserved for superstars.   The fact that Paul is going to be a Pacer for several more seasons is exciting to fans in Indiana, who look at the success their team had last season and expect bigger and better things from a more matured team. While the expectations are expected, and the Pacers look promising, the fact re...
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