Christopher Emmanuel Paul (born May 6, 1985) is a professional basketball player who currently plays point guard for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the NBA. He has also played six seasons with the New Orleans Hornets. His nickname is CP3. In 2008, Paul won an Olympic gold medal as part of the United States basketball team.
References[change | change source]
- Reid, John (October 1, 2011). "New Orleans Hornets guard Chris Paul excited to host pickup game in hometown". Times-Picayune. Retrieved September 13, 2013.
- "Hornets-Bobcats Preview". ESPN. December 28, 2007. Retrieved September 13, 2013.
- "Chris Paul". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-07-21.
- Some sources say Paul was born in Lewisville, North Carolina, while others say he was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
- During the 2005–06 and 2006–07 seasons, the team was known as the New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets during their temporary relocation to Oklahoma City due to Hurricane Katrina.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Chris Paul at Wikimedia Commons