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NBA Rumors 2017: Paul George Eyed by LA Lakers, Boston Celtics, New Orleans Pelicans, Miami Heat

NBA Rumors 2016 report that Paul George is being considered by four teams. The New Orleans Pelicans and LA Lakers are in the fray. The Boston Celtics and Miami Heat are also interested as per reports.

NBA Rumors 2016 talk of how Paul George will be unavailable for trade before the 23rd February deadline. However, these teams are still keeping an eye on the star player. The Indiana Pacers are having a torrid time this season. They are however denying any such trade for George in the future.

However, NBA Rumors 2016 are abuzz about these teams getting in touch with the Pacers already. iTech Post reports that Paul George may get a new extension offer from the Pacers. Paul George, however, has already expressed his desire to leave the team.

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He may not be interested in any such extension as per sources. It now remains to be seen which team George eventually chooses to sign up with. It is being speculated that the Pacers’ struggles are the key reason behind George choosing to reject an extension.

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The Pacers will reportedly go the extra mile to keep their star player at the team. Larry Bird has already been vocal about the new extension to be offered to Paul George. The Boston Celtics are not only keeping an eye on Paul George.

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They are also considering Nick Young from the Los Angeles Lakers in other NBA rumors. The Celtics are ardently looking to get a big ticket deal before the February trade deadline ends. The Boston Celtics acquired Al Horford last year and another star player will boost their chances.

It is in this context that Paul George makes for a fabulous option for the Celtics. However, the Miami Heat, LA Lakers and New Orleans Pelicans will not give up easily.

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