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Chris Paul

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Christopher Emmanuel Paul is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Los Angeles Clippers of the NBA. As of 2013, he serves as one of the vice presidents of the National Basketball Players Association. 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.… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1985 Birth Paul was born on May 6, 1985 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina to Charles Edward Paul and Robin Jones. … Read More

TWENTIES

Paul was a McDonald's All-American in high school. He attended Wake Forest University for two years of college basketball where he helped the Demon Deacons achieve their first ever number one ranking. He was selected fourth overall in the 2005 NBA draft by the New Orleans Hornets and traded to the Clippers in 2011. … Read More
2006 21 Years Old Paul made his debut for the United States national team at the 2006 FIBA World Championship in Japan. … Read More
2007 22 Years Old 1 More Event
At the 2007 All-Star Weekend, Paul set new Rookie Challenge records with 17 assists and 9 steals. … Read More
2008 - 2010 2 More Events
2011 26 Years Old 1 More Event
Paul married his college sweetheart Jada Crawley on September 10, 2011. … Read More
2012 27 Years Old Two days later, the teams finally made the trade, sending Paul and two future second round draft picks to the Clippers for Eric Gordon, Chris Kaman, Al-Farouq Aminu, and the Minnesota Timberwolves' unprotected first round pick in the 2012 draft. … Read More
At the 2013 All-Star Game, Paul led the West to victory with a 20-point and 15 assist performance, earning his first All-Star Game MVP Award. … Read More
Paul played all 82 regular-season games in the 2014-15 season, a career first, averaging 19.1 points on 48.5% shooting and league-high 10.2 assists. … Read More
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