Found September 25, 2013 on Beyond The Buzzer:
The Indiana Pacers made Paul George’s 5-year, $90 million contract extension official at a press conference Wednesday where the All-Star made it clear that he feels more at home in Indiana than he’s felt anywhere in his entire life, “I was supposed to have a poker face throughout this situation, but my heart was really here, and I couldn’t see myself going anywhere else.” President of basketball operations, Larry Bird, spoke highly of George and believes in him as the future of the franchise, “You always hear about players letting up after they achieve the money that they’ve always dreamed of, not this kid. This boys the real deal. His families done a great job at raising him. Like I said, he’s not only great on the court, but he’s greater off the court. He just told you he cares about the community…I don’t worry about Paul George. Paul is an extremely hard worker, he’s dedicated to his craft and he’ll be fine.”   The post Paul George Officially Inks 5-year, $90 Million Contra

Paul George Signs Contract Extension With Pacers, Could Be Worth More Than $100 Million

Paul George is a very rich man, and if everything goes the way he and the Pacers anticipate, he could eventually be much, much richer. George and the Pacers announced their agreement on a multi-year contract on Wednesday, keeping the budding star in Indiana for what is believed to a five-year maximum extension worth between $80 million and $90 million, on top of the one year he has...

Pacers, George announce new deal

The Pacers and Paul George made it official Wednesday morning, announcing a contract extension to keep the All-Star forward in Indiana for the next six years. The 6-foot-7 George agreed to the deal Tuesday. He signed the deal Wednesday morning, then participated in a news conference with team President Larry Bird to announce the deal. George called the decision to stay in Indiana...

Indiana Pacers sign Paul George to a long term deal

The Indiana Pacers announced that they are holding a press conference tomorrow with a major announcement. That probably revolves around Paul George. As is standard with these types of pressers, the media figures it out the day before what the news is. The Pacers are about to officially make Paul George a very rich man. Bob Kravitz of the Indianapolis Star confirms this via one of...

Pacers, Paul George to announce max-extension Wednesday

The Indiana Pacers and All-Star forward Paul George will announce his contract extension at a news conference at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse according to a source close to the negotiations. George is eligible for a five-year contract that will pay him approximately $80 million to $90 million according to the NBA’s collective bargaining agreement. If he is named...

Indiana Pacers: Paul George Signing Grade

Indiana Pacers: Paul George Signing Grade By Josh Morgan Hoopstuff Senior Writer… Twitter @xjmo3406x Terms: 5 years, max contract This was one of the biggest no brainers in basketball. With George developing into an NBA superstar and the Pacers building a title contending team, there was no doubt that he would be in Indiana for the foreseeable future. The struggles that Danny Granger...

Pacers do the right thing, shower cash upon Paul George

A couple of months ago, Paul George caused hypertension to rise dramatically in Indiana when he admitted that there was some allure to suiting up for this home town Los Angeles Lakers. But he has always maintained that he loves Indiana, and was trying to work out a deal to stay for the long-haul. According to Yahoo! Sports, the Pacers have made that decision pretty easy for him...

Source: Paul George to sign Contract Extension

One of the top young stars in the NBA is close to signing a contract extension with his current team. That star is Paul George of the Indiana Pacers. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, George will sign a contract extension sometime this week with the Pacers. All-Star forward Paul George and the Indiana Pacers are finalizing a five-year, $90 million-plus maximum contract...

Pacers hope to sign George contract before season

Indiana Pacers President Larry Bird put away his golf clubs Monday and went back to work trying to sign star swingman Paul George to a long-term contract. If they don't reach a deal with George, the NBA's most improved player last season, he could become a free agent next summer. George has repeatedly said he wants to stay in Indy, and Bird and coach Frank Vogel said Monday...

Jeff Green Congratulates Paul George, His ‘Brodie,’ on New Contract Extension With Pacers

Everybody felt good for Paul George on Wednesday. After George inked a multi-year pact with the Pacers, he received congratulations from around the NBA — including from rivals within his own conference. Celtics forward Jeff Green, who apparently is “brodies” with George, took to Twitter to congratulate the once-underrated small forward on his massive new deal. It never occurred...

George on Granger: ‘He looks like he’s 98 percent ready’

The biggest question surrounding the Pacers isn’t whether Paul George is going to get a new contract — it’s just a matter of time — but rather how forward Danny Granger is looking. Last year Granger missed all but five games due to a left knee injury. He was shut down during the first week in March and opted for surgery on April 4. In regards to his health “I’m good”...

Larry Bird on Paul George’s reported contract terms: ‘I never heard that number’

Indiana Pacers president Larry Bird says forward Paul George has not signed a new contract-extension for the terms reported by Adrian Wojnarowski and Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports. Wojonarowski and Spears 

Bird: Pacers Still Working On Paul George Extension

Larry Bird hinted a contract extension is close between the Indiana Pacers and Paul George, but he says no deal has been finalized. “That’s why I’m not playing golf today,” Bird said Monday. “I’m going back to the office to work on it.” Bird said he had not seen the Yahoo! report and declined to comment on it. When asked if the length (five years) and financial figures...

Paul George officially signs contract extension with Pacers

The Indiana Pacers announced Wednesday they have signed veteran guard/forward Paul George to a multi-year contract extension. The Pacers have not disclosed terms of the deal, but according to, George 

DeMarcus Cousins Agrees To A 4 Year, $62M Max Extension With Kings

  Shortly after Paul George signed his max-contract extension with the Indiana Pacers, DeMarcus Cousins gets the same deal with the Sacramento Kings. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Cousins and the Sacramento Kings  have agreed on a 4 year, $62M max deal. Cousins is no doubt one of the most promising young big men in the NBA if not the most promising. While...
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