Posted October 21, 2013 on
Mitchell Kranson gets a few knocks and Chris Paul proves the hero both with the stick and with the leather as the active Bears down the alums, 12-1.

Chris Paul says he may retire 'early' to spend time with family

You hear a lot of athletes talk about retiring, walking away from the game on their own, and just knowing when it’s over for them. Rarely do the athletes that make those proclamations follow through.  Barry Sanders retired early, and didn’t give one hint to being ready. Being a good father and husband is high on Chris Paul’s priority list, and

HBO Real Sports Spotlights Reggie Jackson And Chris Paul (Video)

Today HBO’s Peabody award winning series, Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel, will spotlight baseball Hall Of Famer Reggie Jackson and Clippers’ point guard Chris Paul. Bryant Gumbel sits down at Yankee Stadium with the outspoken Jackson, special adviser to the club. On the heels of his new book, “Becoming Mr. October,” the 14-time All-Star opens up about his personal life and...

Chris Paul Could Retire Early to Play With His Kids, Point Guard Says in TV Special

In 1998, one of the greatest running backs in NFL history walked away from the game at 30 years old. Could 2015 bring a similarly premature retirement from one of the NBA’s best point guards? Chris Paul hinted in an HBO special that he has pondered pulling a Barry Sanders and stepping away in his prime. Paul’s motivation would be to spend more time with his children, whereas...

Enjoy Chris Paul While You Got Him

In an upcoming installment of HBO’s Real Sports, Chris Paul explains that he may step away from the game early. The noted family man has hesitations about missing out on life with his kids, and sees himself retiring prematurely so as to prevent that. And while many athletes have made these claims in the past without living up to them, there’s something about Chris Paul that may...

Chris Paul Envisions Retiring 'A Little Earlier, Maybe Premature' For His Children

Chris Paul believes he could step away from the NBA earlier than expected in order to spend more time with his children. "I love to play basketball more than anybody," Paul said. "I'm serious, nobody loves to play basketball more than I do. But I could honestly see myself maybe stopping a little earlier, maybe premature, just because I hate to miss anything with...

Chris Paul Says He Can See Himself Retiring Early (Video)

Chris Paul appeared for a sit down interview on HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, and among topics, CP3 admitted he could envision himself leaving the NBA earlier than expected to spend time with his family. “I love to play basketball more than anybody. But, I could honestly see myself maybe stopping a little premature.  Just because, I would hate for my kids to recall...

HE GOT NEXT: Lil’ CP3′s got serious golf and basketball skills

During a recent interview with Mary Carillo of HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, Clippers’ guard Chris Paul discussed his upbringing and the emphasis his parents placed on family values.  As Paul’s matured into the role of father and husband, it’s obvious his parents taught him well.  Whenever Paul, father to son Chris Paul II (Lil’ CP3) and daughter Camryn Alexis...

Chris Paul says he May Retire “Early” to spend Time with Family

It’s a rare thing to see when an athlete walks away from the game early or while still at the peak of their primes. Barry Sanders certainly did it. With little to no warning either, just called it quits on what I personally believe was headed to being the greatest running back career of all-time. […]

Stephen Curry, Chris Paul team up launch #OwnNow

The Los Angeles Clippers’ Chris Paul and the Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry are partnering with Kaiser Permanente to launch the “Own Now” platform to spread the message to young adults that they need to own their health and make healthier and more informed decisions.   “We’re not health experts, but we do know that people of all ages have to take care of their...

Chris Paul drops 40 on Nuggets In Preseason (VIDEO)

Doc Rivers told CP3 “he was nothing” during their first conversation as player and coach, and now Chris Paul is hell bent on proving to Rivers just how good he really is. I’m not sure if it was the powder blue uniform with the sleeves, or the fact that he saw a quality guard in Ty Lawson across from him, but Paul went off on the Nuggets Saturday night. Paul was 13-of-21 shooting...

Doc Rivers on covering Lakers’ championship banners: ‘It’s no disrespect’

Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers meant no disrespect to the Los Angles Lakers by covering up their championship banners and retired jerseys. “The culture is changing, and we want to be a winner,” Rivers said Monday via ESPN. “To do that, we have to make changes, and the one at Staples Center is one that I thought we needed to make. We don’t leave the Lakers floor down...

Redick returns, looks to build familiarity with CP3

PLAYA VISTA, Calif. Eventually, Chris Paul and J.J. Redick will form a working relationship in the Clippers backcourt, one that's expected to pay dividends in the coming season. Just not now. Redick has yet to play in a preseason game, although he will probably get some minutes Wednesday night at Staples Center when the Clippers meet the Utah Jazz. But training camp has been...

Preseason: LA Clippers Outlast Denver Nuggets In OT

  LA Clippers All-Star Chris Paul torched the Denver Nuggets (2-3) for 40 points in a 118-111 overtime win Saturday.  Evan Fournier and Anthony Randolph each tallied 16 pts for the Nuggets off the bench at The Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The Nuggets had a chance to win at the end of the fourth quarter. Down 104-102 with 22.5 seconds left , Paul drove to the basket...

Clippers trying to escape Lakers shadow... literally

The Los Angeles Clippers have long tried to get out of the Lakers' shadow. They have played in the same building since the 2000 season and are the second team in that famous city in California. They have long fought for their place in the spotlight. The problem is the Clippers did not really deserve it until Chris Paul arrived two years ago and turned the Clippers from NBA...
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