Pacers Report, Paul George Not On Trading Block Yet



The Indiana Pacers have not solicited offers for Paul George despite an expiring contract and diminishing leverage to keep him in town, according to a report from HoopsHype that cites sources around the league.

Paul George was left off the All-NBA team for the 2016-17 season, a missed achievement that would have qualified him for a supermax five-year offer from the Pacers worth about $210 million — one year and approximately $75 million more than any other team could offer. As such, Indiana is in a quandary with two realistic options: move its star and get whatever assets in return via a trade, or wait out next season to see if George makes an All-NBA team, which would qualify him for a supermax offer from the Pacers.

Read more at CBS Sports



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