U.S.A Basketball team member Paul George is a three-time all-star and one of the league’s brightest young stars. But his route to stardom wasn’t easy. He’s overcome significant obstacles – including an almost career-shattering injury – to put his own stamp on the game.
Turning A Dream Into A Reality
Paul George knew from a young age that basketball was his future. A strong family support system coupled with a fierce competitiveness and a focus on his goal meant that his game would get better each step of the way.
Stronger Than Ever
A catastrophic leg injury suffered in an exhibition game leading up to the 2014 FIBA Basketball World games put Paul George‘s dreams on hold. But hard work, commitment to his goal and the support of friends and family has brought him back stronger than ever.
Taking It To The Next Level
Trying out for the 2014 U.S.A Basketball team was the next stage in Paul George‘s emergence as a superstar. Putting his talents against some of the best players in the world proved to himself and the world that he was up to the challenge.