That decision, a mutual one was for Chris Paul to reverse his decision to opt-out of his Clippers' contract, allowing him to be dealt to the Rockets.
Paul could have signed a new deal with the Clippers at $34 million a year had he opted out, but can now sign a five-year, $205 million maximum extension with the Rockets under National Basketball Association salary cap rules.
According to Wojnarowski, the Clippers will receive Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley, guard Lou Williams and forward Sam Dekker, plus a first-round draft pick in 2018.
He is a nine- time All-Star and a great defensive player. Wow, James Harden's a point guard.' And now they've added another point guard.
This seems like the least likely option considering the Rockets do not have many valuable assets left after the recent trade for Paul.
ESPN writer Mina Kimes thinks the players' abilities might be too similar.
LeBron James chimed in with some words of encouragement for his friend.
Paul was traded the Clippers prior to the 2011-12 season and Rivers joined the team in June 2013. That being said, Paul's fellow star teammate is a scoring guard that can do all of the aforementioned things on the offensive end of the ball with the best of them. Lots of love and tears.
One of the top players in the league when healthy, the four-time All-NBA honoree has been limited in recent years because of injuries, so there would be inherent risk for Boston in signing Griffin.
The original photo was meant as a way to mourn the big three of the Los Angeles Clippers who were broken up Wednesday.
Austin Rivers, Paul's teammate and the son of head coach and team president Doc Rivers, was taken by surprise.style="text-align: center;"