The right fit: Pacers like what they see from draft pick


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INDIANAPOLIS

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.

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