MavsCourtsideView reports: Devean George felt good about his first appearance of the season Thursday night. The veteran swingman returned to the lineup against Denver and played in short spurts totaling seven minutes. ā€œI was trying to be active, but at the same time knowing my timing was off and not really trying to do too much,ā€ he said today. ā€œNot try to force the issue and slowly get my way back in.ā€