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George Hill
18.4 3.8 4.1
Team: UtahHeight: 6-3 Born: 5/4/1986
Position: GWeight: 188 Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana
College: IUPUIDraft: 1st Round 26th pick by Spurs (2008)

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Jan. 22 6:50 AM PT7:50 AM MT8:50 AM CT9:50 AM ET14:50 GMT22:50 7:50 AM MST9:50 AM EST18:50 UAE15:509:50 ET8:50 AM CTNaN:� - Hill scored a season-high 30 points and the Jazz led wire-to-wire in a 109-100 win over the Pacers on Saturday night. He was seven shy of his career high.
Analysis: If Hill can stay healthy he could be a solid fantasy contributor.
Jan. 19 12:07 PM PT1:07 PM MT2:07 PM CT3:07 PM ET20:07 GMT4:07 1:07 PM MST3:07 PM EST0:07 UAE (+1)21:0715:07 ET2:07 PM CTNaN:� - Hill will play Friday against the Mavericks after being able to practice Thursday, three days after tweaking his ankle late in Utah's most recent game.
Analysis: The injury-prone veteran has already missed 24 games this season due to injury, so this is something to keep an eye on.
Jan. 17 5:56 AM PT6:56 AM MT7:56 AM CT8:56 AM ET13:56 GMT21:56 6:56 AM MST8:56 AM EST17:56 UAE14:568:56 ET7:56 AM CTNaN:� - Hill contributed 17 points, eight rebounds and three assists to the Jazz's 106-101 win over Phoenix on Monday.
Analysis: Hill did check out late with a sprained ankle, though he was walking around fine after the game and will have three full days to heal before Utah next takes the court Friday. He's averaging a solid 16.7 points, 4.5 assists and four rebounds in six games since returning from a concussion, though he's 1 for 13 on 3-point tries over his last two.
Jan. 14 8:44 AM PT9:44 AM MT10:44 AM CT11:44 AM ET16:44 GMT0:44 9:44 AM MST11:44 AM EST20:44 UAE17:4411:44 ET10:44 AM CTNaN:� - Hill scored 22 points on 8-of-13 shooting Friday, making 5 of 6 from 3-point range.
Analysis: It was Hill's best performance in four games after missing three with a concussion. He's been limited to 17 games due to a variety of injuries but can be a very good source of points and 3s if he stays healthy.
Jan. 8 7:12 PM PT8:12 PM MT9:12 PM CT10:12 PM ET3:12 GMT11:12 8:12 PM MST10:12 PM EST7:12 UAE (+1)04:1222:12 ET9:12 PM CTNaN:� - Hill had 15 points in Utah's loss to Memphis on Sunday.
Analysis: Hill was playing the second night in a row after missing Utah's previous three games with a concussion. He played 33 minutes in each.
Jan. 7 6:50 PM PT7:50 PM MT8:50 PM CT9:50 PM ET2:50 GMT10:50 7:50 PM MST9:50 PM EST6:50 UAE (+1)03:5021:50 ET8:50 PM CTNaN:� - Hill scored 19 points in his return from a concussion to lift the Jazz to a 94-92 victory over the Timberwolves on Saturday night.
Analysis: The Jazz point guard is crucial to everything they do, but had played just 36 minutes total over the previous 18 games due to injuries. Coach Quin Snyder said they would have to keep his shifts a little shorter than usual while he gets his conditioning back, but he played 33 minutes after a three-game absence, hitting 5 of 12 shots to go with seven assists.
Dec. 31 5:35 PM PT6:35 PM MT7:35 PM CT8:35 PM ET1:35 GMT9:35 6:35 PM MST8:35 PM EST5:35 UAE (+1)02:3520:35 ET7:35 PM CTNaN:� - Hill (concussion) was cleared to play Saturday.
Analysis: Hill has struggled to stay healthy, having played just 13 games, but he's averaged 18.8 points.
Dec. 1 9:03 AM PT10:03 AM MT11:03 AM CT12:03 PM ET17:03 GMT1:03 10:03 AM MST12:03 PM EST21:03 UAE18:0312:03 ET11:03 AM CTNaN:� - Hill had 21 points in 29 minutes in his return from a toe injury to lead the Jazz past Philadelphia on Thursday. The point guard added eight rebounds, six assists and three steals.
Analysis: Hill didn't appear the least bit rusty in his first appearance since Nov. 29. The offseason addition has been outstanding when healthy, averaging 20.1 points while shooting 55.1 percent from the field in his 12 games with the Jazz.
Nov. 28 6:36 PM PT7:36 PM MT8:36 PM CT9:36 PM ET2:36 GMT10:36 7:36 PM MST9:36 PM EST6:36 UAE (+1)03:3621:36 ET8:36 PM CTNaN:� - Hill had 24 points, eight rebounds and four assists Monday for the Jazz.
Analysis: Hill has averaged 23 points in three games since missing eight with a thumb injury.
Nov. 25 6:40 PM PT7:40 PM MT8:40 PM CT9:40 PM ET2:40 GMT10:40 7:40 PM MST9:40 PM EST6:40 UAE (+1)03:4021:40 ET8:40 PM CTNaN:� - Hill had 23 points for the Jazz on Friday.
Analysis: Hill has 45 points in two games since missing eight games with a sore thumb.
Nov. 7 10:02 AM PT11:02 AM MT12:02 PM CT1:02 PM ET18:02 GMT2:02 11:02 AM MST1:02 PM EST22:02 UAE19:0213:02 ET12:02 PM CTNaN:� - Hill had 22 points on 8-of-13 shooting, five rebounds and three assists Wednesday against Denver in his return after missing eight games with a sprained right thumb.
Analysis: Hill was off to an excellent start prior to getting hurt, averaging 20.4 points and shooting 43.2 percent from 3-point range. Hill had tape covering the strained thumb on his shooting hand and the nine-year veteran showed no signs of rust.
Nov. 6 11:10 AM PT12:10 PM MT1:10 PM CT2:10 PM ET19:10 GMT3:10 12:10 PM MST2:10 PM EST23:10 UAE20:1014:10 ET1:10 PM CTNaN:� - Hill had 23 points and nine assists as the Utah Jazz beat the New York Knicks 114-109 Sunday.
Analysis: Hill is averaging 20.4 points and shooting 54.1 percent for the Jazz on the young season.
Nov. 4 8:41 PM PT9:41 PM MT10:41 PM CT11:41 PM ET3:41 GMT11:41 8:41 PM MST10:41 PM EST7:41 UAE (+1)04:4123:41 ET9:41 PM CTNaN:� - Hill was kept in check Friday in a loss to the Spurs with 13 points on 5 of 13 from the field - 3 of 6 from long distance.
Analysis: Hill scored at least 18 points in his five previous games, shooting 54.8 percent for the best mark in the NBA among point guards. Hill has been carrying the offensive load for Utah with Gordon Hayward, Alec Burks and Boris Diaw sidelined. His numbers figure to decrease when they return.
Nov. 3 7:57 AM PT8:57 AM MT9:57 AM CT10:57 AM ET14:57 GMT22:57 7:57 AM MST9:57 AM EST18:57 UAE15:5710:57 ET8:57 AM CTNaN:� - Hill had 25 points, shooting 9 of 15 from the field with four 3-pointers, to go with six rebounds and four assists in Wednesday's win over Dallas.
Analysis: Hill is averaging 21.4 points, 10 above his career average. Jazz coach Quin Snyder said he's asked Hill to take on a bigger scoring load in the absence of Gordon Hayward (finger) and is happy with how he's responded. "We had a high opinion of George, that's why we traded for him," Snyder said. "That's the essence of who he is. He's just going to do what is asked of him and what he thinks that he needs to do to help us win games. That's what he's done."
Nov. 2 9:27 PM PT10:27 PM MT11:27 PM CT12:27 AM ET4:27 GMT12:27 9:27 PM MST11:27 PM EST8:27 UAE05:270:27 ET10:27 PM CTNaN:� - Hill had 22 points and the Jazz made a season-high 15 3-pointers, handing the Spurs their first loss of the season 106-91 on Tuesday night.
Analysis: The Spurs rallied from an anemic first quarter to capture the lead, but Hill helped steady the young Jazz with a court presence he learned under Gregg Popovich. ''Play like you've been there before,'' Hill said. ''Coach Pop always instilled that into me my first three years here. Don't show really that much emotion, unless it's part of the game, but act like you've been there before. That's what I try to instill in the guys, move onto the next play every time."
Oct. 29 9:23 PM PT10:23 PM MT11:23 PM CT12:23 AM ET4:23 GMT12:23 9:23 PM MST11:23 PM EST8:23 UAE06:230:23 ET11:23 PM CTNaN:� - Hill has made a good impression in his first two games with Utah and was the team's star Friday in a 96-89 win over the Lakers. He had 23 points on 7-of-14 shooting with three assists and three rebounds.
Analysis: Hill has totaled 42 points on 14 of 32 from the field through two games. He has struggled from 3-point range, misfiring on 10 of 13. Hill will surely see his offense decrease when Gordon Hayward and Alec Burks return.

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