How important is it for Chris Paul to defeat the Golden State Warriors in a playoff series? Unfortunately for him, it may be too much of an obstacle.
The Houston Rockets held off the Golden State Warriors and tied the Western Conference Finals at two games apiece. With the series returning to Houston, can the Rockets capitalize while the Warriors feel the heat?
After being traded from the Rockets in exchange for Russell Westbrook, Chris Paul may be on the move again, as Paul's agent and Thunder GM Sam Presti are reportedly exploring another home for the nine-time All-Star.
The Houston Rockets have prepared all season for their Western Conference Finals matchup against the Golden State Warriors, and a Game 1 win at home would do wonders for James Harden, Chris Paul and company.
Chris Paul has always been a prime playoff performer, but his reputation has been impacted by his teams' inability to make it past the conference semifinals. Will that change now that Paul is in the Western Conference Finals?
Former Minnesota Timberwolves general manager David Kahn finds it odd that the Houston Rockets would go after Chris Paul when they already have James Harden as a primary ball-handler.