Topic: Chris Paul

May 22, 2012

Last year, Russell Westbrook came under fire for failing to behave like a true point guard. This year, it got worse. But the Thunder got better. Either Westbrook is a different kind of point guard or we need to change the way we understand the position. 

February 27, 2012

A fleeting exchange during the All-Star Game offered some stunning insight into the inner workings of the league's hottest alley-oop connection. Also, Kevin Durant was there, being smart. 

February 1, 2012

With the addition of Chris Paul, the Clippers are the hottest thing going in the NBA. But can a franchise really shed its past that easily, or do vestiges still remain?

December 16, 2011

Los Angeles is a major city, full of people, wealth, enjoyment, and possibility. In theory, the Chris Paul deal created another large market powerhouse. Except, despite having landed the NBA's point guard supreme, and harboring the league's most scintillating dunk machine, the Clippers are still the Clippers.

December 15, 2011

Will the mess surrounding the trade change the way we see the star point guard?

December 12, 2011

If you're keeping track, this makes two actually-pretty-good trades for Chris Paul that commissioner David Stern has vetoed. So, yeah, everything's going great.

December 9, 2011

For the good of the league, we're now talking about who "deserves" Chris Paul. Welcome to the new race to the bottom.