Drafting George Wasn't an Easy Call for Bird

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Drafting George Wasn't an Easy Call for Bird
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Larry Bird's selection of Paul George with the 10th pick in the 2010 draft was an obvious home run. It could turn out to be a grand slam, if George fulfills the expectations that go with receiving a max-level contract. But while George might now look like a no-brainer choice, it wasn't that simple on draft night...

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