Chris Paul was voted to be part of the NBA’s 75th-anniversary team last week, and he showed why after completing an unprecedented milestone.
CP3 had a remarkable night vs. the Lakers on Friday, as he led the reigning NBA Finalists to their first win of the season. Paul had already a double-double from the first half in Friday’s clash.
As a result, he became the first-ever NBA player to register 20,000 points and 10,000 assists. Paul has career averages of 18.3 points and 9.4 assists through 17 seasons in the NBA.
Chris Paul led the Suns to a convincing win over the Lakers, their last year’s first-round playoffs opponent. They were so dominant throughout the game, at a point leading by 32 points.
Paul led the Suns to the victory, as he finished with 23 points and 14 assists. All of this in front of his two best friends, LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony.