http://www.sportingnews.com/nba/story/2014-07-26/paul-george-rookie-moment-jim-obrien-fired-frank-vogel-indiana-pacers-favorite-memoryIn June 2010, the Pacers selected Fresno State's Paul George with the 10th pick of the NBA Draft, hoping he would capitalize on his potential, upside and limitless talent.
But the 2010-11 season was not a great one for the team. Indiana finished 37-45 and fired head coach Jim O'Brien following a 17-27 start to the season.
On Saturday a Twitter user asked George about what his favorite moment from his rookie year was, and the superstar responded with a rather interesting answer.
His answer does have some merit. Frank Vogel replaced O'Brien, and the first-time head coach led the team to a 20-18 record to end the season and a berth in the playoffs.
With Vogel as head coach, the Pacers are 167-100, have made back-to-back Eastern Conference finals and had the Eastern Conference's best record in 2013-14.
Also under Vogel, George has become a bona fide superstar and one of the best players in the NBA, although George's minutes per game stayed roughly the same in '10-11 after Vogel replaced O'Brien.
That being said, seeing a person lose his job is a favorite moment?
Not exactly something you would expect to hear from a guy like Paul George.