68 Facts About Paul George

1. Paul George spearheaded the effort for the Thunder with 37 points, while Russell Westbrook notched a sixth straight triple-double with 22 points, 16 assists and 12 rebounds.

FactSnippet No. 821,268

2. Paul George played in all eight games for the US national team in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics where they secured the gold medal for the third consecutive time.

FactSnippet No. 804,907

3. Paul George started in all 66 games he played in the season.

FactSnippet No. 804,905

4. Paul George was select 10th overall by the Indiana Pacers, making him the highest NBA draft pick in the history of Fresno State.

FactSnippet No. 804,904

5. Paul George announced his decision to declare for the 2010 NBA Draft on March 31, 2010, ultimately forgoing his final to years of college eligibility.

FactSnippet No. 804,903

6. Paul George led the Western Athletic Conference in minutes played and came second in 3-point shooting, steals and steals per game.

FactSnippet No. 804,902

7. Paul George committed to Pepperdine after a good experience while attending Teiosha's Midnight Madness event in Pepperdine.

FactSnippet No. 804,901

8. Paul George began to garner attention in 2007 when he competed in the AAU tournaments.

FactSnippet No. 804,899

9. Paul George was not considered a major prospect by colleges despite his successes.

FactSnippet No. 804,900

10. Paul George is a remarkable player who is unarguably one of the best in the NBA.

FactSnippet No. 804,898

11. Paul George was born in Palmdale, California on 2 May 1990.

FactSnippet No. 804,896

12. Paul George is nearly unstoppable in the first half, dropping 31 points on 11-of-16 shooting.

FactSnippet No. 804,893

13. Paul George put on All-Star performance in Miami, dropping 43 points on the Heat in a win.

FactSnippet No. 804,892

14. Paul George hit 10 three-pointers and top-scored with 43 points as the Oklahoma City Thunder hammered the Miami Heat.

FactSnippet No. 804,890

15. Chris Paul George is expected to rest on Saturday vs the Jazz.

FactSnippet No. 804,889

16. Paul George continued his phenomenal All-Star season on Friday, making a franchise-record 10 3-pointers en route to 43 points in a win over the Heat.

FactSnippet No. 804,888

17. Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George, left, and Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade congratulate each other after exchanging jerseys after an NBA basketball game, Friday, Feb 1, 2019, in Miami.

FactSnippet No. 804,887

18. Paul George was in control whether he was scoring or not.

FactSnippet No. 804,885

19. Paul George quickly hit Adams with a pass as the defenders collapsed on him, then Adams found Jerami Grant in the corner for a 3-pointer.

FactSnippet No. 804,884

20. Paul George decided weeks before free agency began on July 1, 2018, that he would stay with the Thunder, and never arranged a meeting with the Lakers.

FactSnippet No. 804,881 - en.wikipedia.org

21. Paul George set an Oklahoma City playoff record with eight 3-pointers, making eight of 11 shots from long range, and 13 of 20 shots overall.

FactSnippet No. 804,880 - en.wikipedia.org

22. Paul George went 13 of 20 from the field, including eight of 14 3-pointers.

FactSnippet No. 804,879 - en.wikipedia.org

23. Paul George showed his defensive skills, leading the team in steals-per-minute.

FactSnippet No. 804,876 - en.wikipedia.org

24. Paul George made his first appearance on a 2010 mock draft on Draft Express a month into his sophomore season.

FactSnippet No. 804,874 - en.wikipedia.org

25. On March 31, 2010, Paul George announced that he would forgo his final two seasons of college eligibility at Fresno State and enter the 2010 NBA draft.

FactSnippet No. 804,873 - en.wikipedia.org

26. Paul George was named All-WAC Second-Team and ranked second in the WAC in free throw percentage, steals (64) and steals per game (2.2).

FactSnippet No. 804,872 - en.wikipedia.org

27. Paul George played two years at California State University, Fresno, more commonly known as Fresno State.

FactSnippet No. 804,871 - en.wikipedia.org

28. Paul George ultimately chose Fresno State over offers from schools like Georgetown and Penn State because of greater opportunities for playing time.

FactSnippet No. 804,870 - en.wikipedia.org

29. Paul George idolized Lakers star Kobe Bryant, and he grew up rooting for the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers.

FactSnippet No. 804,869 - en.wikipedia.org

30. Paul George was born in Los Angeles County in Palmdale, California, and is the son of Paul George and Paulette George.

FactSnippet No. 804,868 - en.wikipedia.org

31. Paul George played high school basketball for Knight High School before playing two seasons of college basketball at Fresno State.

FactSnippet No. 804,865 - en.wikipedia.org

32. Paul George eclipsed the 30-point threshold for the second straight night Wednesday.

FactSnippet No. 126,761

33. Paul George puts up season-high 35 points in under 30 minutes, Thunder crush Knicks.

FactSnippet No. 126,758

34. Paul George showed off his defensive ability on this play.

FactSnippet No. 126,755

35. Paul George produced arguably his best all-around performance of the season Saturday.

FactSnippet No. 126,754

36. Paul George leads the way with 32 as Thunder thump Suns.

FactSnippet No. 101,152

37. Paul George reached out to LeVert after his injury, saying "God bless you.

FactSnippet No. 101,146

38. Paul George led all scorers Monday, pouring in 32 points on 11-of-19 shooting.

FactSnippet No. 101,145

39. Paul George seems to always have his former teammates' backs when it comes to his time in Oklahoma City and elsewhere.

FactSnippet No. 101,143

40. Paul George says Rockets' struggles 'has nothing to do with' Carmelo.

FactSnippet No. 101,142

41. Paul George voices support for former Thunder teammate Carmelo Anthony.

FactSnippet No. 101,141

42. Paul George scored 20 points and added 11 rebounds, six assists and six steals on Thursday night.

FactSnippet No. 69,533

43. Paul George led the way for the Thunder, who were missing Russell Westbrook, with one of his best all.

FactSnippet No. 69,532

44. Paul George recorded 20 points, 11 rebounds, six assists and six steals across 35 minutes in Thursday's win over the Rockets.

FactSnippet No. 69,531

45. Paul George goes for 20 points, 11 boards, 6 dimes, 6 swipes as Thunder beat Rockets.

FactSnippet No. 69,530

46. Paul George says Thunder's 4-game winning streak fueled by 'different energy, swagger'.

FactSnippet No. 46,020

47. Paul George was locked in on the defensive end again Monday finishing with four steals to.

FactSnippet No. 46,019

48. Paul George is back, and so are the high hopes he brought when he joined the Thunder.

FactSnippet No. 34,784

49. Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George announced he's been playing with something he calls a "dead foot" issue this season.

FactSnippet No. 34,783

50. Paul George is dealing with nerve issue in his left foot.

FactSnippet No. 34,780

51. Paul George said after the Oklahoma City Thunder's win over the Charlotte Hornets on Thursday that he has a nagging nerve.

FactSnippet No. 34,779

52. Paul George has been dealing with an uncomfortable injury issue this season.

FactSnippet No. 34,778

53. Paul George has been dealing with a nerve issue in his foot.

FactSnippet No. 34,777

54. Paul George revealed Thursday that he has been dealing with a nerve issue that he called "dead foot.

FactSnippet No. 34,773

55. Paul George led the Thunder with 26 points in just 19 minutes on Tuesday night.

FactSnippet No. 29,173

56. Paul George scored his 10,000th career point on Friday night.

FactSnippet No. 29,171

57. Paul George has established himself as one of the best perimeter defenders in the NBA.

FactSnippet No. 22,485 - en.wikipedia.org

58. Paul George scored 33 points against the Raptors and went 7 of 10 from 3-point range, tying the Thunder record for 3-pointers in a game.

FactSnippet No. 22,484 - en.wikipedia.org

59. On July 6, 2017, Paul George was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis.

FactSnippet No. 22,483 - en.wikipedia.org

60. In game 4 against the Wizards, Paul George scored a playoff career-high 39 points.

FactSnippet No. 22,481 - en.wikipedia.org

61. On November 21, 2012, Paul George made nine three-pointers en route to a career-high 37 points in a victory against the New Orleans Hornets.

FactSnippet No. 22,479 - en.wikipedia.org

62. In the Slam Dunk Contest, Paul George completed a 360 windmill dunk in the dark and dunked over teammates Dahntay Jones and Roy Hibbert.

FactSnippet No. 22,478 - en.wikipedia.org

63. For the 2011 Playoffs, Paul George was one of only two rookies from the 2010 NBA Draft to be in the starting lineup for his team, the other being Landry Fields for the New York Knicks.

FactSnippet No. 22,474 - en.wikipedia.org

64. Paul George was invited to sit in the green room during the draft and was selected tenth overall by the Indiana Pacers.

FactSnippet No. 22,473 - en.wikipedia.org

65. Paul George spent most of his free time playing basketball at the park or one-on-one against his older sister Teiosha.

FactSnippet No. 22,471 - en.wikipedia.org

66. Paul George forgets how to shoot but Thunder still win.

FactSnippet No. 13,542

67. Paul George stunned the Oklahoma City Thunder crowd with a brilliant half-court shot which sailed through the hoop as time expired in the third quarter against the Phoenix Suns.

FactSnippet No. 13,540

68. Paul George posts 32 points, 12 rebounds as Thunder beat Clippers.

FactSnippet No. 13,539