Cavs must be aware of Paul George from beyond the arc

BY foxsports • February 1, 2016

The Cleveland Cavaliers are used to seeing Paul George hitting from downtown.

The Pacers' All-Star forward has drilled multiple 3-pointers in each of his last six meetings with the Cavs, tied for the longest active streak by any Cleveland opponent.

MOST CONSECUTIVE GAMES WITH TWO-PLUS 3-POINTERS VS. CAVS (ACTIVE)

Player No. Date span
Paul George
6 4/9/13-11/8/15
Kyle Lowry 6 3/25/14-1/4/16
Wesley Matthews 6 1/16/13-1/12/16
Ryan Anderson 5 3/31/13-12/4/15
Damian Lillard 5 12/17/13-12/8/15
Brandon Knight 5 4/11/14-12/28/15
J.J. Redick 5 3/23/12-1/21/16

Cavs star LeBron James is averaging just under 27 points per game against the Pacers in his career. Among players with at least 30 games against Indiana, only Michael Jordan has gone for more all-time.

MOST POINTS PER GAME VS. PACERS (ALL-TIME)*

Player Scoring average
Michael Jordan
30.0
LeBron James
26.9
Allen Iverson 26.8
Dominique Wilkins 26.8
Larry Bird 25.7
* Minimum 15 games  

MOST 3-POINTERS MADE BY MONTA ELLIS IN A TWO-GAME SPAN (CAREER)

No. Dates
9 1/28/16-1/30/16
8 3/6/11-3/8/11
8 4/2/11-4/5/11
8 2/18/12-2/20/12


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