As compliments go, they don’t get much better than the one coach Frank Vogel paid to the Indiana Pacers’ newest player.
While listing the virtues of first-round draft pick Solomon Hill, Vogel compared the former Arizona standout to a player the Pacers hold in especially high esteem.
“High-character person, tremendous work ethic, leadership skills; he was that team’s David West,” Vogel said during a Monday news conference at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, where Hill was introduced to the local media. “He was their heart and soul, and their lion in the locker room.
All content copyright ©2013 The Tribune, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.