Originally posted on HoopStuff  |  Last updated 8/22/13
Los Angeles Clippers: Why Chris Paul is the Perfect Choice as NBA Player’s Union President By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/HoopStuff… Chris Paul was elected as the new NBA Player’s Union President, replacing Derek Fisher. Paul is an excellent choice for the position and it is hard to think of a player who could possibly be a better fit. Chris Paul is one of the most respected leaders in the NBA, when it comes to leading his team and that should translate to him being an excellent leader for the union. He is a superstar, which is a positive, as he will have respect from all players and also the owners. As a leader, he will fight for the little guy and every player in the NBA and his low key personality, means that he will not let his ego get in the way of business, like say, LeBron James or Dwight Howard. He is everything a union leader should be, smart, respected, a strong leader and a superstar and as a 28 year old, he has a chance to lead this union for a long time. Derek Fis...
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