Darren Collison should be back in the Indiana Pacers' lineup after a two-game absence, but Frank Vogel may want to make sure George Hill gets plenty of minutes against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Hill has shined in a pair of starts with Collison out, something the Cavaliers are well aware of heading into Friday's conclusion of a home-and-home set at Bankers Life Fieldhouse after Hill's performance in an overtime win.
The Pacers felt good enough about Hill - who emerged as an impressive backup to Tony Parker in San Antonio the last two seasons - to deal their top two picks the night of the 2011 draft for him to provide a change of pace behind Collison.
He did a solid job of that through his first 41 games - Hill missed 12 due to a chip fracture in his ankle - but has stepped up when it's been Collison ailing with a groin injury. Hill had a team high-tying 18 points and didn't commit a turnover in a 103-98 win over Toronto on Monday, then scored 11 of his 17 in the...