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The Indiana Pacers are sending four-time All-Star forward Paul George to the Oklahoma City Thunder, according to multiple reports Friday night.

Durant left Oklahoma City a year ago for the Warriors and Westbrook last season became only the second player in National Basketball Association history to average a triple double of points, rebounds and assists for a full season.

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Two-time NBA MVP Curry reached terms on what his agent told ESPN was a five-year deal worth $201 million, what would be the richest contract in NBA history. Paul George finally gets to play with a superstar in Russell Westbrook but can the two co-exist? Interest to George were credited with "Cleveland" "Houston" "Washington" and "Boston", but in the end the ball was the General Manager of the Oklahoma Sam Presti, who were able to trade George for a less valuable set of assets than the competition. Oladipo averages a couple more points and assists per night while Crowder is a better rebounder and defender. He will be the highest paid player next season on the Pacers roster. The Indiana Pacers reportedly had a potential deal with the Celtics that would have landed them several draft picks for George, but the trade never materialized. George has one year left on his contract at which point he's extremely interested in playing for his hometown Los Angeles Lakers. Lowry, Jrue Holiday, Teague, Derrick Rose, George Hill, Darren Collison and Rondo are just some of the point guards available, and there aren't many teams that are in need of their services. The 27-year old will bring star presence and playoff experience to the team, but he will also improve Thunder's three-point shooting.

The news hit the Celtics as they were preparing to make their midnight free agent phone calls, and according to sources among those who have dealings with the club, the C's were stunned. The trade for Paul George definitely shows that.

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