Paul George went from "Indiana" in "Oklahoma"

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While the Thunder have pitched a long-term deal to Westbrook, and now shown they are willing to bring in more talent to help build a victor, he might wait to see what George will do before deciding his own future.

IN acquired Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis for a year of George's services.

George was dealt to the Oklahoma City Thunder Thunder Friday night right before the National Basketball Association offseason begins.

The trade was reported by ESPN's Ramona Shelburne.

Last season he averaged a career-high 23.7 points per game with the Pacers, but they ended up getting swept in the first round of the playoffs by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Reports have also indicated that the Southern California native wants to play for the LA Lakers, but several teams such as the Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers and Houston Rockets have come up in trade talks involving George.

The Thunder are in much shape, obviously, but it still could all far apart soon if Westbrook and George both leave after next season.

Instead, one year after they lost Kevin Durant in free agency to the Golden State Warriors, they are able to get some retribution with this trade. Oladipo averages a couple more points and assists per night while Crowder is a better rebounder and defender.

Sure, this is likely a one-year rental for Oklahoma City with Paul George, especially since his desires to play for the Lakers are well known. Also, this gives OKC one more great defender as he is considered to be one of the best perimeter defenders in the National Basketball Association that can guard the best players in the league. They are eligible to be unrestricted free agents in the summer of 2018. Paul George will make $19 million this season before he hits free agency next year.

The Wolves had been looking to move away from Rubio for some time, and they've been rumored for just as long to have interest in Teague, who spent last season with the Indiana Pacers after being acquired from the Atlanta Hawks in a trade last summer.

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