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Clippers star and Cowboys superfan Chris Paul attended Thursday’s session of the Dallas Cowboys Training Camp in Oxnard, CA. Paul, who has previously went on record to say he “went to college with Cowboys sheets on my bed,” met the players before practice and proceeded to watch from the sidelines – Little Chris, CP3′s son, even got to play a round of catch with Dallas QB Tony Romo.
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Chris Paul reportedly threatened to leave the Clippers and sign with the Rockets when the Doc Rivers trade talk initially broke down.
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All basketball players should look to the great Michael Jordan for guidance. His performance on the court should be something to aspire to, but sometimes a line needs to be drawn. Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and Carmelo Anthony crossed that line when they jumped from the court to the baseball field. OK, so the basketball stars only threw out ceremonial first pitches, but they were...
He’s been compared to Chris Paul, led tiny Long Island University to two NIT titles and began his professional career in the club leagues that predate the NBA. Ossie Schectman, who boasted many long-forgotten accomplishments on the basketball court, died Tuesday, according to CNN. He was 94.
Schectman is best known — if he is known at all — for scoring the first basket in NBA...
The Los Angeles Clippers may have re-engaged the Boston Celtics in trade talks for Doc Rivers in June because of a threat from Chris Paul. Writing at Grantland, ESPN’s Bill Simmons says the Clips went back to the negotiating table after initially turning down a deal with the Celtics because their all-star point guard threatened [...]
Cal baseball's latest 2014 commit only started watching college baseball when childhood friend Chris Paul debuted for the Golden Bears, and now, two years later, he's set to join Paul and fellow former Long Beach Breaker Robbie McInerny in blue and gold.
Chris Paul runs the Los Angeles Clippers. You know this. I know this. But in case you need just a little more proof, Bill Simmons of Grantland provides a tale of how Chris Paul ultimately made the Clippers pony up for Doc Rivers.I’m sure you recall the back and forth that went on between the Celtics and Clippers regarding Rivers leaving Boston to take over the Clippers. I’m sure...
A couple of weeks ago, Los Angeles Clippers stars Blake Griffin/Chris Paul and New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony got the chance to throw out the ceremonial first pitches at a Taiwanese baseball game.
The announcer on the field instructed the three NBA stars to throw their pitches at the same time but due to some miscommunication, Carmelo delivered his pitch a little later than...
Remember those rumors about Chris Paul and Dwight Howard talking about teaming up somewhere next NBA season? Apparently that was closer to happening then one might think. Per ESPN’s Bill Simmons, Chris Paul informed the Clippers he was planning on signing with the Houston Rockets after talks broke down between the Clippers and Doc Rivers.
The Clippers ended negotiations with the...
The Jordan Brand was well represented in Taiwan recently, when its biggest stars took to the baseball field to throw out some ceremonial first pitches.
Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, & Carmelo Anthony were all representing their sponsor well and did a pretty funny job of making the first pitch an event. Watch below as the three take instructions on how to throw out the pitch and...
Chris Paul informed the Los Angeles Clippers that he was planning on signing with the Houston Rockets to join James Harden and Dwight Howard when the deal for Doc Rivers fell apart, according to a report from ESPN's Bill Simmons.
The Clippers ended negotiations with the Boston Celtics over the compensation they would send in exchange for Rivers.
The Clippers eventually reinitiated...
According to Grantland’s Bill Simmons, Chris Paul informed the Clippers he was going to team up with Dwight Howard and sign with the Houston Rockets when the Doc Rivers trade talks were initially presumed “dead.” Luckily for the Clippers, they were able to land Doc Rivers and lock down their All-Star point guard with a 5-year, $107 million contract extension.
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The Doc Rivers to the Clippers deal was on and off, several different times before it was finally agreed to.
What finally nudged the Clippers over the hump, and allowed Donald Sterling and management to pull the trigger on the deal?
Well if you believe Bill Simmons and the crew over at GRANTLAND, then it was a threat from star point guard Chris Paul that finally pushed the Clippers...
Blake Griffin, Carmelo Anthony, and Chris Paul threw out the first pitches at a recent Taiwanese baseball game. Yeah, it was quite interesting.
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Dwight Howard bolted the Los Angeles Lakers for the Houston Rockets, and the perception continues to be that Howard left because he didn’t like head coach Mike D’Antoni‘s system. Well, apparently Howard wasn’t the only L.A. basketball player to desire to leave if he didn’t get his coach — only this one got his way.
Chris Paul threatened the Clippers that he would leave...