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George Hill
PPG RPG APG
20.0 3.5 4.2
Team: UtahHeight: 6-3 Born: 5/4/1986
Position: GWeight: 188 Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana
College: IUPUIDraft: 1st Round 26th pick by Spurs (2008)


Latest News
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 is out for Saturday's game for Denver due to a sore toe.
Analysis: Hill had been playing well since returning from an eight-game absence because of a thumb injury. Now it's uncertain when he'll be able to return.
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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