Found December 04, 2011 on
Star point guard, Chris Paul, of the New Orleans Hornets has had a ton of trade rumors following him this week. Most of them have had Paul ending up in New York, but this latest one does not.
According to Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News the Hornets really like Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors. Kawakami tweeted the following:
Multiple NBA sources: If the Hornets consider trading Chris Paul, one player they really like is Stephen Curry & have told GSWs that.
While I would like this trade I really can’t see it happening. I don’t think Paul wants to sign a long-term contract in San Francisco. Paul wants to go to a big city, that why most see him ending up in the New York City.
There has been rumors circling around that Paul has demanded a trade to New York, but they is not true according to John Reid of The Times Picayune.
But two league sources confirmed after the story broke that Paul’s agent, Leon Rose, never made the request to the Hornets.
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Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we featured NBA players dominating little kids in the game of basketball.The latest is New Orleans guard Chris Paul who went up against New York Gauchos’ Mustapha Heron who is a highly touted 8th grade prospect. (Seriously....8th graders are prospects now?)Watch as Paul takes him to school and back:(Courtesy of Sportress of Blogitude)
Dwight Howard is going to stay with the Magic and Chris Paul is going to join him. Actually, the Lakers are going to pull off a trade centered around Andrew Bynum and Pau Gasol that brings both Howard and Paul to L.A. Come to think of it, CP3 is gung ho to play for the [...]
It took all of about, oh, 27 seconds after NBA owners and players reached a tentative deal for the rumors to start their spin.
Chris Paul longs to play in New York.
Dwight Howard aches to play in L.A.
Every other available body is craving a large-market or warm-weather or generally happening city of his own.
This is the NBA, man. This is the steak-and-jet set.
The fact both...
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