Per USA TODAY: LAS VEGAS -- When Indiana Pacers team president Larry Bird crafted his response to the awful Paul George injury Friday night, he got it right at the end of the third paragraph.
"This is an extremely unfortunate injury that occurred on a highly-visible stage, but could also have occurred anytime, anywhere," Bird said in the statement that was released Saturday morning.
Still, that doesn't mean the reasons behind George's broken leg shouldn't be examined. And make no mistake, the discussion about basket stanchions and where they belong will continue.
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We support Paul George as a up and coming superstar. Prayers and hope he gets well soon.