Found December 08, 2011 on Ball Don't Lie:
PLAYERS: Danny Granger
TEAMS: Indiana Pacers
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Does the bulldog speak for us, as we struggle to adjust to the end of the lockout? Well, Danny Granger's bulldog is speaking, at least internally, and kicking the Pacer All-Star's tail (so to speak) in a basketball video game. That, in and of itself, is a significant achievement. You'd imagine that Granger, not unlike Ron Burgundy, isn't even mad. Courtesy of Lineage Interactive, here's one way Granger attempted to stay active during the lockout:
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