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L.A. Clippers Bonding

Chris Paul Hugs It Out w/ New Owner

... At Kings Game

5/30/2014 10:55 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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New L.A. Clippers owner Steve Ballmer isn't wasting any time bonding with his team's biggest star -- hanging out with Chris Paul at the L.A. Kings playoff game Friday night and TMZ Sports has the pics.

Less than 24 hours after purchasing the team from Shelly Sterling for $2 billion ... IN CASH ... the former Microsoft CEO hung out at his team's home court -- Staples Center -- to take in the hockey game.

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Ballmer and Paul appeared to be getting along well -- sources at the game tell us the two chatted for a few minutes and hugged it out before Ballmer went back to his super special rich guy owner section.

We're guessing paul is pretty pumped about the new guy in charge ... seems like a huge step up from the last racist ahole he worked for.

Kings lost Friday night ... but seems like a pretty big win for Clipper Nation.

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7 COMMENTS

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lourdgoogoo    

I wonder if Chris Paul will like playing for the Seattle Clippers.

54 days ago
2.

cluesarethere    

Terrific outcome... Sterling made out like a bandit. Balmer dropped some extra cash and got a team. Magic and Oprah nothing.... priceless!

54 days ago
3.

Just My Opinion    

AW... someone pass me a hanky.......................
------------------------------------------------------------------------------ NOT!!!

54 days ago
4.

BLUE UGLY 💩    

Chris Paul tape coming soon

54 days ago
5.

unknowntoou    

that dude told cp3 keep choking in the playoffs and u can take Blake with u and join the AND 1 team. NEW OWNER SAME RESULTS

53 days ago
6.

Levi    

He plans to move the team to Seattle

53 days ago

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