George cleared to play in Game 3 vs. HeatPacers star passes concussion test to partake in crucial contest
George said Friday at practice that he feels like he is 100 percent after he was injured Tuesday night during the Game 2 loss to Miami that evened the Eastern Conference finals at 1-1.
The Pacers announced several hours later that he is expected to play in Game 3 on Saturday night.
The NBA's concussion policy states that once a player is diagnosed, he needs to be ''held out of all activity until he is symptom-free at rest'' and until neurological signs return to normal. George had to go through tests of increasing exertion before being cleared.