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Well...maybe if they are holding him out so soon this time he won't have hip issues for much of the season.
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If Watson can be this steady with the starters on a regular basis, we should be able to rest Hill's nagging injuries almost whenever we might need to.
I have the feeling that if it were left up to George, he would have played tonight.
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Is Hill out for tomorrow's game against Detroit? Probably unknown at this time, but any updates are appreciated.
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#Pacers PG George Hill (sore hip) is OUT tonight. Backup CJ Watson will get his second consecutive start.
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With a wink toward the "what should we do about the next two games post", I don't mind holding GHill out if it means he can be back tomorrow night against the Bulls. I wouldn't choose to do it if it were unnecessary, but if he's going to miss one or the other I'd rather it was tonight.
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
Or throw in a first-round pick and flip it for a max-level point guard...
Well that's game over before it even started
This Hip injury is a recurring and bothersome injury for GH...I thought dating back to last year.
Are Hip Injuries something that will just linger for the rest of his career?
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@Pacers: "Better but not quite ready." Coach Vogel reports George Hill is out for tonight's game.