Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 7/23/13
They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but I think that there may be one form that is even better that applies to the sports world--trying to poach/steal/entice players from another team over to yours. From what I've heard via the World Wide Web, the Los Angeles Lakers are not trying to do that with Indiana Pacers star Paul George (because there are rules against that sort of thing), but that hasn't stopped the fans from trying to. Basketball Schedule/Flickr George, a Fresno State product from Palmdale, CA, has been in Vegas for a USA Basketball minicamp, and it appears that he has been getting all sorts of love from Lakers fans while he's been out there. " 'Paul, are you coming to L.A.? Let's get you in L.A.' That's all I've been hearing since I've been out here," George told Yahoo! Sports. Why shouldn't they? He's going into the final year of his contract. He's due to get paid. The Lakers will have the money--and we are talking the Los ...
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