Paul George: 'I plan to be more physical'

Indiana Pacers' Paul George in action against Miami Heat on June 1, 2013
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Indiana Pacers forward Paul George admits that he is going to work hard in the off-season to improve his game despite averaging a career-best 21.7 points per game last season.

Indiana Pacers forward Paul George has revealed that he wants to become a more physical player next season.

The 24-year-old averaged 21.7 points a game for the Pacers in his fourth season in the NBA, which was the highest average of his career, but he has outlined his ambition to be even better in the next campaign.

"I plan on being a lot more physical this year," George told the Indianapolis Star. "I really plan [on] taking contact and wanting to get contact and finishing through contact. That's the next step for me."

George was selected in the first round of the NBA Draft by the Pacers in 2010.

Paul George #24 of the Indiana Pacers looks to pass during the second half against the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center on November 9, 2013
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