Originally posted on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 11/15/12
After the Clippers beat Miami on Wednesday, LeBron James sat by his locker praising Chris Paul. "He's always aware, he knows the tempo of the game, knows the score. He's always aware of when he needs to pick his points, you know, pick his shots or get into attack and make things happen. "That's why I've always felt that he's the best point guard in the NBA." Paul had 16 points and 10 assists in the Clippers' 107-100 win over the defending champions. He opened the game up for his team, turning a 54-52 halftime lead into a double-digit advantage heading into the fourth quarter after he scored 13 points in the final three minutes and 22 seconds of the third quarter. Paul referred to his third-quarter scoring frenzy as a stroke of luck. When a reporter told him that the reigning MVP of the league thinks that Paul's humility is a bit misguided, Paul laughed. "That's like one of my best friends saying that too, so, you know what I mean," Paul said of James saying he's the best point...
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Report: Taylor could be out several weeks with MCL sprain

Richard Jefferson: Cavs 'are a little pissed off' after Finals

Andrew Luck staying quiet on injury, status for Patriots game

Michael Irvin: Cowboys should sign Hardy to long-term deal

Doctors ‘optimistic’ Daniel Fells won’t lose foot to MRSA

Jaguar may have blocked for wrong team due to concussion


Metta World Peace: NBA is 'no longer a man's game'

Tom Brady is not looking for revenge against Colts

Jerry Jones: It might be too late for Cowboys to save season

Steve Spurrier clarifies he's 'resigning, not retiring'

Report: EJ Manuel could start Sunday for Tyrod Taylor

Marcell Dareus paid for 400 tickets to Bills game

Schools, opposing coaches pay tribute to Steve Spurrier

DeAndre Hopkins on pace to shatter single-season target record

Urban Meyer has interesting response to QB questions

Cardinals, Dodgers hoping short rest leads to longer series

Jason Heyward did a cool thing no one cares about today

Four biggest turning points from Week 5 in the NFL

Seahawks have blown second-most fourth quarter leads since 2012

Olympic failure far outweighs US loss in CONCACAF Cup

Carroll: Bennett ‘lost his mind a little bit’ during Sunday’s loss

(Mis)handling David Price

NFL admits missed clock error in Chargers-Steelers game

Five fantasy things we learned from every NFL Week 5 game

Dan Campbell's appendix burst on flight ... and he said nothing

NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

DeAndre Hopkins on pace to shatter single-season target record

QUIZ: Every team Steve Spurrier played for, coached

(Mis)handling David Price

Five fantasy things we learned from every NFL Week 5 game

Steve Spurrier: An American original

How the Royals cheated death

Citi Field gave Chase Utley chilly reception

Mike Moustakas fired up Royals with expletive-laced speech

Clayton Kershaw: MLB "bullied" into Chase Utley suspension

Michael Jordan really likes Jeremy Lin

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker