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Christopher Emmanuel Paul is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association. Nicknamed "CP3", he has won the NBA Rookie of the Year Award, an NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award, two Olympic gold medals, and led the NBA in assists four times and steals a record six times. He has also been selected to eleven NBA All-Star teams, nine All-NBA teams, and nine NBA All-Defensive teams. 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, where he developed into one of the league's premier players, finishing second in NBA Most Valuable Player Award voting in 2008.

Born May 6, 1985, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 0 in
Listed weight 175 lb
High school West Forsyth, (Clemmons, North Carolina)
College Wake Forest (2003–2005)
Position Point guard
League NBA
NBA draft 2005 / Round: 1 / Pick: 4, New Orleans Hornets
Team Phoenix Suns
Number 3

About Chris Paul

CP3 is the moniker of a star NBA point guard and 2006 Rookie of the Year. While playing for the New Orleans Hornets in 2008 and 2009, he topped the NBA in assists. From 2011 until 2017, he was a member of the Los Angeles Clippers before being traded to the Houston Rockets. He joined the Phoenix Suns in 2020.

Chris Paul before fame

Before attending Wake Forest University, he won a number of national AAU basketball titles. He was taken 4th overall by the Hornets in the 2005 NBA Draft after two years of collegiate basketball.

Achievement of Chris Paul

In December 2011, he was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers, but David Stern vetoed the deal, ending fans' hopes of seeing him team up with Kobe Bryant. In 2013, he was selected MVP of the NBA All-Star Game.

Chris Paul family life

On September 10, 2011, he married Jada Crawley. Christopher II is his son, while Camryn is his daughter.

Associations of Chris Paul

From 2011 to 2017, he was a Los Angeles Clippers teammate alongside the high-flying Blake Griffin.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Chris Paul

New Orleans Hornets draft picks. Wake Forest Demon Deacons men's basketball players. Sportspeople from Winston-Salem, North Carolina. New Orleans Hornets players. Oklahoma City Thunder players. Olympic gold medalists for the United States in basketball. Basketball players at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Basketball players at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Los Angeles Clippers players. Houston Rockets players. Basketball players from North Carolina. Phoenix Suns players. National Basketball Association All-Stars. United States men's national basketball team players

Latest information about Chris Paul updated on September 18 2021.

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