George Hill available for Game 7 vs. Pacers

Tyronn Lue won’t reveal lineup

Jake Chapman
April 29, 2018 - 11:47 am

Credit: Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports


Cleveland, OH (92.3 The Fan) – George Hill is “available” for Game 7 vs. the Indiana Pacers, per Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue.

Hill left game 3 of the Cavs first round series with Indiana with back spasms and he hasn’t played since. Lue would not divulge if Hill would start or come off the bench.

In Hill’s time on the floor during the series he’s posted a net rating of -.1 which is third-best on the team behind Kyle Korver and JR Smith. He was averaging 8.7 points, 1.7 assists and 2.0 turnovers per game. He shot 56% from the field and 33% from 3-point range before the injury.

Jose Calderon started in Hill’s place in games 4, 5 and 6.