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Chris Paul

Christopher Emmanuel Paul (born May 6, 1985) is an American professional basketball point guard for the Los Angeles Clippers. Paul was born and raised in North Carolina. Despite only playing two varsity basketball seasons in high school, he was a McDonald's All-American and accepted a scholarship with nearby Wake Forest University. After his sophomore year with the Demon Deacons, he declared for the draft. Since being selected 4th overall in the 2005 NBA Draft by the New Orleans Hornets, Paul has been an NBA Rookie of the Year (2006), a five-time All-Star, and a multiple All-NBA and All-Defensive team honoree. He led the Hornets to the second round of the 2008 NBA Playoffs. He has also won two Olympic gold medals with the United States national basketball team. Off the court, Paul has also achieved success in the sport of bowling and is a sponsored spokesperson for the United States Bowling Congress (USBC). He has participated in numerous celebrity and youth bowling events as the head of the CP3 Foundation to benefit programs in Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina, and charities in Winston-Salem. Chris Paul was born in Lewisville, North Carolina in 1985 as the second son of Charles

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Chris Paul -- Re-Signing with the Clippers? 'I Hope So'

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Chris Paul -- Member of the Lil Wayne Celebrity Visitor Club

Chris Paul
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Justin Bieber -- Best Babysitting Gig Ever

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NBA Star Chris Paul
Future with Clippers Tied to House Deed?

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