PACERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PACERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NBA: Pacers believe Paul George will make full recovery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58288379-77/george-believe-full-pacers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58288379-77/george-believe-full-pacers.html.csp">NBA: Pacers believe Paul George will make full recovery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL MAROT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:12:57.65-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianapolis • The Indiana Pacers expect Paul George to make a full recovery from his gruesome injury — they’re just not planning on having him in the lineup next season. Eleven days after George sustained a compound fracture in his right leg during a USA Basketball scrimmage, president of basketball operations Larry Bird and coach Frank Vogel spoke for the first time about their star’s prognosis. They said team doctors believe George eventually can be his old self on the court. George underwent...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582883792014-08-12T23:12:57.65-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T23:12:57.65-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288379@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:12:57 MDT Basketball: Paul George faces long rehab stint after breaking leg http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254432-77/george-kersey-basketball-indianapolis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254432-77/george-kersey-basketball-indianapolis.html.csp">Basketball: Paul George faces long rehab stint after breaking leg</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael Marot</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:10:13.532-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianapolis • Doctors say Paul George’s biggest battle is yet to come, and it may take a year or more before he returns to the Pacers lineup. One day after the two-time All-Star suffered a gruesome open tibia-fibula fracture on his right leg during a USA Basketball intrasquad scrimmage in Las Vegas, the questions began in earnest about George’s recovery — and whether he’d ever regain the form a that made him one of NBA’s most complete players. The 24-year-old George said he was resting comforta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582544322014-08-02T23:10:13.532-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:13.532-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254432@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:13 MDT NBA: Pacers’ George has surgery to repair gruesome broken leg injury http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253717-77/george-basketball-leg-pacers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253717-77/george-basketball-leg-pacers.html.csp">NBA: Pacers’ George has surgery to repair gruesome broken leg injury</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By W.G. RAMIREZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:10:14.128-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George has undergone successful surgery on his broken right leg and is expected to remain in the hospital for about three days. The 6-foot-10 George had an operation at Sunrise Hospital to repair the open tibia-fibula fracture, USA Basketball said in a statement early Saturday morning. Dr. David Silverberg, Dr. Joseph Yu and USA Basketball team physician Riley Williams, were present for the surgery, the release said. George suffered the gruesome right leg...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582537172014-08-02T23:10:14.128-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:14.128-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253717@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:14 MDT