Found January 20, 2013 on
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Vinny Del Negro
Los Angeles Clippers
LOS ANGELES -- The "MVP! MVP!" chants cascading from the crowd at Staples Center toward Chris Paul sounded extra loud on Sunday night. Perhaps because Paul returned from a three-game absence, and Los Angeles Clippers fans just missed their star point guard. Perhaps because Paul played like one, yet again. The Clippers survived a poor shooting night to defeat the visiting Washington Wizards 94-87 as Paul took over in the game's final two minutes. Paul drained an 18-foot jumper with 33 seconds left after a crossover and stutter-step dribble on John Wall, then hit two free throws with 8.9 seconds left as Los Angeles kept Washington at arm's length. "I was just trying to get by him," Paul said of the clutch shot. "I saw him cut it off. I fought him back and luckily he stumbled a little bit and I hit the shot." Los Angeles broke the game open late in the second quarter, leading by as much as 12, but Washington fought back to one with less...
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To continue with our Chris Paul theme this Saturday, the fine folks over at State Farm recently released this clip of Chris being interviewed by "his twin" Cliff Paul.In all honesty, I like these commercials but do you just need to throw on a fake moustache to have an alter-ego?(Courtesy of Total Pro Sports)
What would Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul look like wearing black spectacles and a thick mustache? He would look like his fake twin brother Cliff Paul.Seen here is the All-Star point man in an interview with himself and well, himself. Paul channels his inner-nerd to portray an insurance agent for State Farm.What is the topic of discussion being dished out? Assists, of course...
Chris Paul had missed the Los Angeles Clippers last three games after suffering a bruised knee against the Orlando Magic last Saturday. In his absence, the team still managed to go 3-0. Last night, Paul returned and helped the Clippers run their winning streak to four-straight. Paul played 35 minutes against the Washington Wizards, and the Clippers came away with a 94-87 victory...
In the NBA, sometimes player celebrations can cause defense lapses and during Golden State's game against the Los Angeles Clippers earlier today, LA guard Chris Paul took advantage of it.After Golden State's Stephen Curry had hit a three-point shot, the Warriors defense had a mental lapse and allowed an easy bucket for CP3:
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Chris Paul had 22 points and 11 assists, Blake Griffin added 17 points and 11 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers hung on to beat the pesky Washington Wizards 94-87 on Saturday night.
Coming off a sweep of their three-game road trip through Memphis, Houston and Minnesota, the Clippers improved their home record to 19-4. The win was their fourth in a row since...
Chris Paul has been dealing with a bruised knee cap.
MINNEAPOLIS When TNT announced the starters Thursday for the NBA All-Star game, it didn't come as a surprise the Clippers had Chris Paul and Blake Griffin named to the Western Conference team.
Paul, who missed his third straight game Thursday night at Minnesota because of a bruised right kneecap, was picked to start in the backcourt alongside Lakers guard Kobe Bryant.
Chris Paul had 22 points and 11 assists, Blake Griffin added 17 points and 11 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers hung on to beat the pesky Washington Wizards 94-87 on Saturday night.
Coming off a sweep of their three-game road trip through Memphis, Houston and Minnesota, the Clippers improved their home record to 19-4. The win was their fourth in a row since the 104-101 loss...
Here's a look at the Jordan CP3.VI Black History Month PE that Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul wore during their game against the Golden State Warriors on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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Over the years, the National Basketball Association have put together some pretty classic ad campaign and this one directed by director Spike Lee might be another one to add to the long list of great NBA commercials.Watch as Chris Paul shows off his disappearing act during a game against the Los Angeles Clippers and even grabs a quick snack with Steve Nash and Magic Johnson:
While they weren't completely satisfied with their latest performance, the Los Angeles Clippers managed to win again in spite of Chris Paul's absence.
The Clippers would love to have their All-Star point guard back for their brief return home, a matchup with the suddenly surging Washington Wizards on Saturday night.
Paul has missed the past three games with a bruised right...