NBA Finals 2021: The Phoenix Suns have done it. They have defeated the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals to enter the NBA Finals.
They will face either the Atlanta Hawks or the Milwaukee Bucks from the Eastern Conference.
Chris Paul reaches his first-
ever NBA Finals. The 36-year-old vet has never reached an NBA Final having played with the New Orleans Pelicans, Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets, and Oklahoma City Thunder.
— NBA TV (@NBATV) July 1, 2021
Chris Paul Accolades
Chris Paul is one of the best point guards in the NBA. The ‘point god’ has played 1090 NBA games and averaged 18.3 points, 4.5 rebounds, and 9.4 assists per game.
In the Game 6 victory over the Clippers that sent the Suns into the NBA Finals 2021, Chris Paul scored 41 points, had 8 assists, and 4 rebounds in 35 minutes.
- 11x All-Star
- 4x Assists Champion
- 6x Steals Champion
- 10x All-NBA Teams
- 9x All-Defensive Teams
- 2005-06 All-Rookie Team
- 2005-06 NBA Rookie of the Year
- 2012-13 All-Star MVP
While CP3 has all the aforementioned accolades under his name, his inability to reach the NBA Finals baffled all of us.
However, Chris Paul will enter his first NBA Finals with the Phoenix Suns in a fully deserved manner.
Chris Paul NBA Playoffs Stats
“The big reason was the light skin guy right here, No. 1 Devin Booker. … He is a dog.”
—Chris Paul on why he wanted to play for the Suns pic.twitter.com/jcqIqiT3Xp
— ESPN (@espn) July 1, 2021