Chris Paul RUMORS & NEWS

  • Doc Rivers Addressed DeAndre Jordan and CP3 Beef He Said Didn’t Exist

    Black Sports Online "It was reported there was some tension between Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan. Doc Rivers as he has been known to do, lied about there being any problem. There was definitely some sort of beef because Rivers had to address it in his meeting with Jordan." July 03

  • Rivers: CP3, Jordan know they 'need each other'

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers believes Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan have a good relationship and that both players, along with Blake Griffin, understand they need each other to ultimately win a championship and want to win one together. "I can put this to rest: They get along great,"..." May 28

  • 2014-2015 All NBA Teams named

    NBA.com "The NBA announced today that Pelicans forward Anthony Davis has been named to the 2014-15 All-NBA First Team. The distinction is the first in Davis’ three years in the NBA. Davis, 6-10, 220, led the NBA in Player Impact Estimate (PIE), which measures a player's overall statistical contribution..." May 21

  • NBA All-Defensive teams named

    NBA.com "The NBA announced today that Pelicans forward Anthony Davis has been named to the NBA All-Defensive Second Team. The distinction is the first in Davis’ three years in the NBA. Davis, 6-10, 220, led the league in both blocks per game (2.9) and total blocked shots (200). Additionally, Davis..." May 20

  • Chris Paul & DeAndre Jordan -- 'Beef' Is Total BS ... Says Clippers Teammate

    TMZ "There is NO rift between Chris Paul & DeAndre Jordan ... despite reports to the contrary, so says Clippers teammate Dahntay Jones who tells TMZ Sports the L.A. superstars are still like "brothers." "Guys fight and argue on the court, but that's just the emotion of the game," Jones says ... "but..." May 20

  • Clippers' Paul no longer on minutes restriction

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul is no longer on a minutes restriction, coach Doc Rivers said Wednesday. Paul played 35 minutes in the Clippers' 124-103 loss to the Houston Rockets on Tuesday, finishing with 22 points and 10 assists. It was the most minutes Paul has played in a game..." May 14

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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Chris Paul is listed as questionable for Game 3 but plan is for him to try and play, according to sources.

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    Los Angeles Clippers @LAClippers

    Doc Rivers said Chris Paul (hamstring) will start and have a minutes restriction tonight.

  • Chris Paul remains uncertain going to Game 3

    Orange County Register "Doc Rivers knows Chris Paul will be back. He just doesn’t know when. The Clippers’ star point guard wasn’t able to play for the second straight game, with his injured left hamstring not healed enough to allow him to take the floor Wednesday. “It concerns me,” the Clippers coach said. “Again,..." May 07

  • Chris Paul doubtful for Game 2

    Houston Chronicle "Doc Rivers said today that guard Chris Paul was “doubtful” for Game 2 vs. the Rockets tonight. Paul missed Game 1 — a 117-101 Clippers victory — with a hamstring injury. “I pretty much doubt it just from talking to him,” Rivers said at Wednesday morning’s shootaround. " May 06

  • Rivers: Paul '50-50' to play for Clips in Game 2

    ESPN Los Angeles "There's a "50-50" chance Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul will play in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Houston Rockets on Wednesday, Doc Rivers said Tuesday. The Clippers were able to beat the Rockets in Game 1 on Monday 117-101, despite missing Paul, who is..." May 06

  • Chris Paul sits out Game 2 vs. Rockets with strained left hamstring

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul will not play in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Houston Rockets on Wednesday, missing his second straight game because of a strained left hamstring. "He's not moving well," Clippers coach Doc Rivers said when asked about Paul..." May 06

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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Doc said his gut says CP is 50-50 to play in Game 2

  • Chris Paul ruled out for Game 1 with hamstring injury

    SB Nation "Chris Paul will be out for his team's Game 1 conference semifinals matchup in Houston against the Rockets, the team announced on Monday. Paul will miss the game due to an ailing left hamstring, an injury which he first suffered Saturday night during the Clippers' eventual Game 7 win over the..." May 04

  • Rivers: If hamstring a risk to CP3, he won't play

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul went through a light shootaround with the team Monday before Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinal series with the Houston Rockets. He is officially listed as "questionable" for the game, and Clippers coach Doc Rivers said Paul would be a game-time..." May 04

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    Mark Berman @MarkBermanFox26

    Doc Rivers says Chris Paul will be a game-time decision."

  • LeBron congratulated Chris Paul after Game 7 then hung up on him

    CBS Sports "LeBron James called Chris Paul on Saturday night because he wanted to congratulate him. Paul, one of James' three close friends in the NBA, had hit the biggest shot of his career: a game-winning shot to put away the San Antonio Spurs and take his Los Angeles Clippers to the second round of the..." May 04

  • Chris Paul's status for Game 1 of West semis in doubt after hamstring injury

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul suffered a left hamstring strain in Saturday's series-clinching win over the San Antonio Spurs and could be sidelined for Game 1 of the Clippers' Western Conference semifinal series against the Houston Rockets on Monday. "Yeah, yeah, very," Clippers coach..." May 04

  • Chris Paul insists comments regarding rookie official were 'about a bad call'

    The Score "Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul was evasive when asked to elaborate upon his criticism of rookie female referee Lauren Holtkamp. "Last night was about a bad call," Paul told reporters three times prior to tipoff against the Toronto Raptors on Friday. Paul said a lot more about..." February 07

  • LeBron, Chris Paul May Push to End Max Contracts in NBA

    Complex "Today, reports surfaced saying that the NBA would soon be announcing a cushy new TV deal with TNT and ESPN. The biggest number to pay attention in the entire contract will be the $24B the NBA will be receiving over the course of their 9-year deal with these stations. The contract is three times..." October 07

  • Chris Paul On Kobe Bryant's Return: 'I Think He's Going To Be Great'

    ThePostGame.com "The Clippers' second game of the upcoming NBA season will be Halloween night against the Lakers. Kobe Bryant didn't face the Clippers last season as injuries limited him to six games, and question marks linger about how effective he might be, given his age and health. But Clippers star Chris Paul..." October 03

  • Chris Paul: Boycott a real possibility

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul told ESPN.com that it's "unacceptable" if Donald Sterling is still the owner of the team when the season begins. Paul also said he has spoken to coach Doc Rivers about the possibility of sitting out if Sterling remains in control when the seasons..." July 26

  • Top defender Noah highlights 2014 All-Defensive Team

    NBA.com "Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah, winner of the 2013-14 Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award, headlines the 2013-14 NBA All-Defensive First Team, the NBA announced today. Noah, who received 105 First Team votes (223 points), makes his second consecutive appearance on the First..." June 02

  • Chris Paul: 'Everything that happened at the end is on me'

    CBS Sports "Through the first 162 minutes of this series in which Chris Paul was on the floor, he was a master with the basketball. During the first 4.5 games of this series, the Los Angeles Clippers' point guard turned the ball over only six times, with five of them coming in the first two games against the..." May 14

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Chris Paul on Donald Sterling saying on CNN that his players still love him. “I don’t know about all that. We’re here. We’re focused" cont

  • Chris Paul is can't-miss kid as Clippers open series with blowout win

    Los Angeles Times "Tired from a grueling seven-game first-round playoff series? Not Chris Paul and the Clippers. Exhausted from the dark cloud that enveloped them at every turn? Not Paul and the Clippers. Paul orchestrated an impressive show of force Monday night that carried the Clippers to 122-105..." May 06

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    Eric Patten @EricPatten

    Chris Paul on his health: "I'm good. I'm ready to go tonight." #LACvsOKC #Game1

  • Chris Paul nearly tearful in Clippers' first home game since Donald Sterling's racist remarks

    Yahoo! Sports "Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers players ran onto the floor for warm-ups for the first time in the Donald Sterling-less era with no idea how their fans would react. They didn't even know if there would be fans in Staples Center to react. But with Drake's song, "Trophies," blaring in the..." April 30

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    Chris Paul said other than an upcoming players union statement the Clippers players have nothing to say about Donald Sterling.

  • Chris Paul misses practice, but insists he’ll play in Game 3

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul was held out of practice for the second straight day Wednesday with a right hamstring injury that has bothered him since late in the first half of Saturday's playoff series-opening loss to the Golden State Warriors. Paul was able to play through the..." April 24

  • Chris Paul, Blake Griffin lead Clippers to 120-97 victory over Lakers

    L.A. Daily News "Mike D’Antoni is coach of one of the worst Lakers teams in franchise history. That doesn’t mean he’s not smart enough to know which Clippers players he has to fear most. “They have a lot of weapons and obviously (Chris) Paul spearheads the whole thing,” D’Antoni said ahead of Sunday’s game with..." April 07

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    Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

    Chris Paul just went through shoot around with his right thumb taped. He looked at it throughout but will start.

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Chris Paul on playing tomorrow with sprained right thumb: "No question."

  • Chris Paul recalls crying after Hornets finalized deal sending him to Clippers

    Yahoo! Sports "Chris Paul stepped onto a private jet here around 5 a.m. on Dec. 15, 2011 for a flight to a new start in Los Angeles. As soon as the ex-New Orleans Hornets star sat down in his seat, the reality of the departure from a city that he loved and a franchise that frustrated him set in and he broke down..." February 14

  • Clippers thriving despite injuries

    Fox Sports West "The Clippers haven't been the healthiest team in the NBA this season, but their ability to win despite some missing parts has been remarkable. Over the course of their first 54 games, they've gone extended stretches without point guard Chris Paul, shooting guard J.J. Redick and forward Matt..." February 12

  • Clippers dominate 76ers in Chris Paul's return, 123-78

    Los Angeles Times "It was Showtime at Staples Center on Sunday night, starring the return of Chris Paul, the comeback of Blake Griffin from an injury scare and the rest of the Clippers playing their roles. Playing in his first game since he separated his right shoulder Jan. 3 at Dallas, Paul had seven points and..." February 10

  • Chris Paul to play Sunday

    NBA.com "Chris Paul's return to the lineup may be imminent. After missing the past 18 games, Paul is expected to play Sunday against the Philadelphia 76ers, according to Head Coach Doc Rivers. Prior to the Clippers practice Saturday, Rivers said there was a “50-50” chance Paul would suit up against..." February 09

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Doc Rivers said that it was "50-50" that Chris Paul would play Sunday vs. 76ers. Paul has separated right shoulder.

  • Clippers should get Chris Paul back on court Sunday

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Clippers have gone 11-6 since Chris Paul went out Jan. 3 with a separated shoulder. It’s been an impressive run, with Blake Griffin stepping up and showing off a more well-rounded game. In those 17 games the Clippers have averaged 111.7 points per 100 possessions, best in the NBA. It makes..." February 06

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    Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

    Chris Paul will play 2 games before the All-Star Game (Philadelphia & Portland) and plans to play in the game.

  • Chris Paul could return Friday against the Raptors

    Los Angeles Times "Clippers All-Star point guard Chris Paul is inching closer to playing basketball again, perhaps as soon as Friday night when his team hosts the Toronto Raptors at Staples Center. Paul, who has sat out 16 games because of a separated right shoulder, has been doing some shooting and running..." February 04

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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Sources: Chris Paul is aiming to return on either Feb. 7 (vs. Toronto) or Feb. 9 (vs. Philadelphia). Paul has been out since Jan. 3.

  • Clippers' Chris Paul keeps working out, but return is up in the air

    Los Angeles Times "Chris Paul got in a good, strong workout before the Clippers played the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night. Paul got in a good sweat shooting jumpers and runners. He got in a good sweat running up and down the court after he shot. But Paul still is a ways away from playing because of a..." January 28

  • Expected 2014 NBA All-Star Game starters

    CBS Sports "On Thurday night at 7 p.m. ET, TNT's "Inside the NBA" will announce the 2014 NBA All-Star starters. We've gota pretty good idea of what that's going to look like based on earlier returns. Here are the expected results. The big questions: Will Chris Paul re-take his spot from Stephen Curry for..." January 23

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    Los Angeles Clippers @LAClippers

    Hedo Turkoglu is active tonight. Byron Mullens will join Chris Paul (shoulder/not with team) on inactive list.

  • Clippers talking the talk in CP3's absence

    ESPN "Chris Paul is talky. It isn’t necessarily bombastic, and it isn’t always intended to provoke. Much of it is in the form of sound advice and vital information: An on-court message to a teammate during a timeout telling him how to be of better service on a high pick, a positive counsel to another..." January 10

  • Clippers: Paul will be out up to 6 weeks

    NBA.com "Chris Paul will be out of the Los Angeles Clippers' lineup for up to six weeks with a separated right shoulder, but the All-Star point guard won't need surgery. The Clippers gave the prognosis Sunday after Paul had an MRI. Paul was injured in the third quarter of the Clippers' game at Dallas..." January 06

  • Chris Paul (shoulder) out 3-5 weeks

    ESPN "Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul is expected to miss at least three to five weeks with a separated right shoulder suffered during Friday night's 119-112 win against the Dallas Mavericks. Clippers coach Doc Rivers said the injury to the shoulder on the star's shooting arm was a..." January 04

  • Tony Allen auctioning off shoe that kicked Chris Paul’s face, for charity

    Pro Basketball Talk "You can own a shoe that has kicked Chris Paul in the face. And who doesn’t want that? Remember the play from Nov. 19 — Tony Allen went into the air, got burned by CP3 something fierce, and in an effort to make a play and kick the ball away he caught Paul across the face. Allen said it was not..." December 20

  • Chris Paul to start against Pacers after hamstring strain

    SB Nation "The Los Angeles Clippers list Chris Paul in their starting lineup for a Sunday matchup against the Indiana Pacers after the point guard missed a game because of a hamstring strain, according to ESPN's Arash Markazi. The Clippers guard injured himself in the third quarter of what would become a..." December 01