OKC Thunder trades All-Star PG Chris Paul to the Phoenix Suns
Chrismckradio 7:52 pm
Breaking news, the Phoenix Suns agree to acquire All-Star point guard Chris Paul from the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Thunder will receive in return Abdel Nader, Ricky Rubio, Kelly Oubre Jr., Jalen Lecque, and a 2022 first round pick.
The Suns reportedly wanted an All-Star to align himself with All-Star guard Devin Booker, they believe the team will become a force in the Western Conference.
Paul, 35, will be reuniting with head coach Monty Williams who coached Paul in New Orleans back in 2010-11 season. Paul is reportedly happy to be playing for coach Williams once again, according to reports.
Last season, Paul averaged 17.6 points, 6.7 assists per game last season with the Thunder.