Found July 01, 2013 on Bloguin Best:
Every single Los Angeles Clippers fan can rest a lot easier today thanks to Chris Paul. And they did not even have to wait one full day into free agency to get their man -- or in this case, keep their man. According to a number of published reports, Paul has verbally agreed to a five-year contract extension worth a reported $107.3 million with the Clippers according to Paul’s agent, Leon Rose. Paul even took to Twitter to help break the news himself: I'M IN!!! #CLIPPERNATION — Chris Paul (@CP3) July 1, 2013 There really was not much doubt about Paul staying in Los Angeles as the all-star point guard intended all along. The recent hiring of Doc Rivers as head coach and senior VP of basketball operations only helped to strengthen Paul’s decision. Paul always intended to stay with the Clippers, sources said, and that sentiment was only strengthened when the team tabbed Doc Rivers as head coach and senior vice president of basketball operations earlier this week. The...
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