Clippers’ title hopes in the hands of 'Playoff P'
Examining 2021’s Battle Royale of contenders, one at a time
BY DAVID THORPE
Not three years ago, Paul George had the playoff game of his life. Game 1 of the first round, Thunder v. Jazz, 2018. George made eight of 11 3s, scoring 33 points in a Thunder win.
George was capping an almost-MVP season. Surely he had many playoff successes to follow. He was confident enough to give himself the nickname “Playoff P.”