The Los Angeles Clippers wanted to trade for Chris Paul. That didn't happen. Chauncey Billups was all gassed up to play with Carmelo Anthony and Amare' Stoudemire this season. That didn't happen either. As a result, those two worlds have officially crashed into each other. Hopefully both sides can find some solace in the situation.
Fresh off getting Robert Griffin III'd in the CP3 sweepstakes earlier today, the Clippers were awarded the services of the ex-New York Knick and professional Big Shot maker Chauncey Billups.
This according to The Los Angeles Times:
The Clippers have won the winning waiver bid on Chauncey Billups, who was amnestied by the New York Knicks, two people familiar with the process who were not authorized to speak on the matter said.
Teams were notified Monday in a memo that the Clippers won the bid for Billups.
Also, teams were sent a memo in which they were informed by the NBA that the league had warned Billups and his agent, Andy Miller...