Found March 06, 2014 on Jocks and Stiletto Jill:
Pacers Paul George is poised to be the next in line for NBA superstar status. George is looking for a basketball mentor to help get him to the next level, and recently revealed that he wants King James to take him under his wing. It would be great to be able to pick his brain, pick his mind and just talk about the game because I think he’s a player that can help me get to the next level and continue to keep going to the next level. I wish some day we have that relationship where he is someone I can talk to—not during the season because I’m too competitive during the season—but maybe in the summertime. Having a basketball mentor is a smart move to make. However, Kevin Durant did that a few years ago, and some have speculated it’s a portion of the reason why the Heat – and King James – had the upper hand against the Thunder in the 2012 NBA Finals.

Paul George says he wants LeBron James to be his mentor

Tweet Indiana Pacers guard/forward Paul George is on the brink of super stardom. It’s only fitting that he would want the NBA’s premier player to help him reach that status. In a recent interview with Basketball Insiders, George expressed his interest in having LeBron mentor him. “It would be great to be able to pick his brain, pick his mind and just talk about the game...

Pacers' Paul George plays through back stiffness

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Paul George reaches out to LeBron James

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Paul George Uses Sick Hesitation Move to Blow By James Harden (GIF)

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LeBron James is open to mentoring Paul George

Basketball Insiders- “Pick [my brain] like Hannibal Lector?” James said jokingly. “You know me, I don’t mind it at all. I don’t mind giving guys [advice], whatever he wants to ask. Guys know I have an open door/phone policy.” So apparently, Paul George mentioned that he would be interested in having King Bron-Bron mentor him this summer, to which King Bron-Bron said,...

Pacers fall to Warriors on last second shot

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Warriors hand Pacers rare home loss, 98-96

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Klay Thompson Hits a Game-Winner against Indiana Pacers (VIDEO)

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Bobcats upset Pacers at home, 109-87

The Bobcats took advantage of a Pacers team that just didn't have "it" on Wednesday night and made a statement behind another incredible performance from Al Jefferson. Coming into Wednesday night's game against the Indiana Pacers, the Bobcats were in the midst of their toughest stretch of games yet. They beat Memphis then lost to the Spurs, Heat and Thunder. None...

Steph Curry and GSW invade Boston after their best win of the season

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I don't even wanna talk about it: Pacers get spanked by Bobcats

The same Charlotte Bobcats the got lit up by LeBron James for 61 just a few nights ago made the league-leading Indiana Pacers look like the worst team in the league tonight.  It was embarrassing, from the 0-9 night by Paul George (he had a sore back that tightened up, but still) to the franchise-low 8-point first quarter. The 109-87 scoreline probably doesn't do the embarrassment...
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