Pacers’ George Hill out for Game 5 vs. Knicks with concussion
Indiana Pacers point guard George Hill is out for the team’s Game 5 matchup against the New York Knicks on Thursday night with a concussion, the team announced.
Hill suffered the concussion in the Pacers’ 93-82 win over the Knicks in Game 4. Pacers coach Frank Vogel Hill said that Hill is day-to-day. Hill has averaged 16 points, 4.4 assists and 4.1 rebounds per game so far in the playoffs.
The Pacers are looking to wrap up a trip to the Eastern Conference Finals with a Game 5 win against the Knicks in New York. If they win on Thursday, they would move on to face the top-seeded Miami Heat.
Pacers guard @george_hill3 will miss tonight’s game at New York due to a concussion sustained in Game 4.
— Indiana Pacers (@Pacers) May 16, 2013