UPDATE: Oklahoma City Thunder star Paul George is now available to play against the Portland Trail Blazers, reports Joe Freeman of the Oregonian.
Oklahoma City’s Paul George is available for Game 1 vs. the Blazers.— Joe Freeman (@BlazerFreeman) April 14, 2019
In his pregame press conference, Oklahoma City Thunder coach Billy Donovan stated that Paul George will be a game-time decision in the matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers. George was recently sidelined with right-shoulder soreness. George is expected to participate in team warm-ups before being re-examined.
George averaged 28 points, 8.2 rebounds, and 4.1 assists over the 2018-19 season, appearing in 77 games for the Thunder.