Found August 27, 2013 on Thacover2:
Paul George is on his way to becoming a star, and that’s completely fine with Pacers big man Roy Hibbert. Hibbert took to Twitter to let the world know that he’s fine with George becoming the team leader, and face of the Pacers.   Hibbert and George can have all the Twitter love they want, because David West is the true leader of the Pacers.

Hibbert ‘cool’ with Paul George taking the reigns as leader

Roy Hibbert is okay with designating 23-year-old Paul George who begins his fourth NBA season next month the leader of the team. Hibbert the second-longest tenured Pacers player behind Danny Granger tweeted the following on Monday: @Paul_George24 wants to take the lead. I'm cool with that. We both been working. He knows I got his back. I'm gonna hold this defense down. ...

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Pacers’ Danny Granger ‘on schedule’ for return

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Roy Hibbert shouts out Betty White on Twitter

While it isn’t odd to see NBA players shout out notable people on Twitter, I didn’t think that Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert would shout out a former Golden Girls actress. However, check out this tweet where he shouts out to the legendary Betty White: S/O to the Golden Girls @BettyMWhite. Thank u for being a friend! — Roy Hibbert (@Hoya2aPacer) August 26, 2013 *** Roy...

Hibbert probably will never play for the U.S. national team

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