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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 -- Trash Talking Tiger Woods ... on Golf Shots!

Chris Paul
Trash Talking Tiger Woods ... On Golf Shots!

This is how bad Tiger Woods' golf game has gotten -- even NBA stars are trashing him ... playfully, we think. Chris Paul was partnered with Woods during the Wyndham Pro-Am in North Carolina on… READ MORE >

Tony Gonzalez -- Sorry, Chris Paul ... NBA Guys Are Too Soft for Football (VIDEO)

Tony Gonzalez
Sorry, Chris Paul ... NBA Guys Are Too Soft for Football

Tony Gonzalez has a message for any hoops stars thinking they can make it on the gridiron -- don't try it bro -- 'cause you can't take a hit. Tony was at LAX… READ MORE >

- 21 days ago
Chris Paul -- Ready for Some Football ... Gets Burned for a TD (VIDEO)

Chris Paul
Ready for Some Football ... Gets Burned for TD

Chris Paul going up against NBA sophomore Elfrid Payton would normally mean lights out for the young Orlando point guard, but since their latest 1-on-1 battle came on… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
LeBron, D-Wade & CP3 -- Just 3 Guys On a Banana Boat (Pic)

LeBron, D-Wade & CP3
Just 3 Guys On a Banana Boat

Nothing says "friendship" like 3 guys on a banana boat ... with Dwyane Wade's wife.  READ MORE >

- 54 days ago
Chris Paul -- Importing Lil Wayne ... For Massive Belated 30th Bday Bash

Chris Paul
Importing Lil Wayne For Massive Belated 30th Bday Bash

Chris Paul's friends and family are doing it BIG for his belated SURPRISE 30th birthday bash Saturday night  ... flying in Lil Wayne from Haiti to perform for a bunch of his closest friends… READ MORE >

- 64 days ago
Chris Paul & DeAndre Jordan -- 'Beef' Is Total BS ... Says Clippers Teammate

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

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… READ MORE >

- 103 days ago
Tony Parker -- Politically Correct ... After Obama Says He's Better Than Chris Paul

Tony Parker
Politically Correct After Obama Says He's Better Than Chris Paul

How does it feel to have the President of the United States pick YOU over Chris Paul in a "Who's The Better Player" debate?? Exactly how you think it feels.  At least that was the take away… READ MORE >

- 192 days ago
Chris Paul & Blake Griffin -- HILARIOUS ROOKIE HAZING ... In Vegas Nightclub

Chris Paul & Blake Griffin
HILARIOUS ROOKIE HAZING In Vegas Nightclub

Seems the L.A. Clippers are over that whole Donald Sterling thing -- because the team hit up a Vegas nightclub together Saturday night ... and even (playfully) hazed one of their rookies right on… READ MORE >

- 314 days ago
LeBron & CP3 -- Train Together By Day ... Party Together By Night

LeBron & CP3
Train Together By Day Party Together By Night

Work hard, play hard ... that's the way it was for LeBron James and Chris Paul Sunday -- who hit the gym together during the day and the CLUB together at night. LeBron and CP3 spent… READ MORE >

- 342 days ago
Clippers Star -- Sir Mix-a-Lot Crashes Wedding ... Raps 'Baby Got Back!'

Clippers Star
Sir Mix-a-Lot Crashes Wedding Raps 'Baby Got Back!'

The entire L.A. Clippers squad got a helluva surprise at Jamal Crawford's wedding this weekend -- when Sir Mix-a-Lot hit the dance floor and busted out a live performance of "Baby Got Back!"The… READ MORE >

- 370 days ago

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