Members of the NBA and entertainment communities expressed their horror and heartbreak after Indiana Pacers star forward Paul George suffered a sickening and potentially career-ending leg injury during a USA Basketball scrimmage Friday evening.
George, a forward for the Pacers, was expected to lead the team to the franchises first-ever championship.
LeBron James, James Hardin, Dwyane Wade, Kevin Durant and Lil Wayne led a parade of sorrowful celebs and athletes as George is expected to at least miss the entire 2014-15 season. Former NFL star quarterback Joe Theissman suffered a similar injury at the hands of legendary linebacker Lawrence Taylor in the mid-1980s. He never stepped on a football field again.
Take a look at what NBA players and celebs have to say to George: