Pacers' Hill cleared to play

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Pacers said point guard George Hill has been cleared to play in Game 6 against the Knicks.

George Hill

George Hill

#3 PG
Indiana Pacers

2013 STATS

  • GM76
  • PPG14.2

  • RPG3.7

  • APG4.7

  • FG%.443

  • FT%.817

Hill participated in the team's morning shootaround, which is part of the process of passing his concussion test.

"During the process, George remained symptom-free after each step including his workouts earlier today," the team said in a statement.

Hill's presence is huge for the Pacers. With Hill on the court, the Pacers have outscored opponents by 61 points in the playoffs. When he's on the bench, Indy's been outscored by 37.

He poured in 26 points -- 13 in the third quarter -- in the Pacers' Game 4 win.

In the postseason, Hill is averaging 16 points, 4.4 rebounds and 4.1 assists.

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