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George suffers leg injury in US practice game
George suffers leg injury in US practice game

By W.G. RAMIREZ
Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury in a U.S. national team practice game on Friday in...full story
updated 2014-08-02 04:42 PM
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George suffers leg injury in US practice game George suffers leg injury in US practice game
By W.G. RAMIREZ
Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury in a U.S. national team practice game on Friday in....Fullstory

2014-08-02 04:42 PM

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