Found August 06, 2013 on HoopStuff:
Los Angeles Clippers: Why the Clippers Had the NBA’s Best Off Season By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff…. Added: Coach Doc Rivers, Resigned Chris Paul, JJ Redick, Jared Dudley, Daren Collison, Resigned Matt Barnes, Byron Mullins, Drafted Reggie Bullock, Resigned Ryan Hollins Lost: Eric Bledsoe, Caron Butler, Lamar Odom, Ronny Turiaf, Analysis: in a move that surprised absolutely nobody, the Clippers resigned superstar point guard, Chris Paul to a contract that will keep him in Los Angeles until he is 33. He is currently the best point guard in the NBA and arguably the third best player in the NBA. Resigning him gives them a chance at a title for the next 5 years (the length of his contract). If they had lost him, they would have had trouble making the playoffs next season, as he is that important to the team. However, the big surprise was them trading a measly 2015 first round pick for Doc Rivers, one of the 2 or 3 best coaches in the NBA, who is a big upgrade over Vinny...
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