Given his age, Chris Paul might not be the No. 1 free agent target available during the 2017 NBA offseason. However, no available free agent is a more valuable player than Paul in the short term, and that makes his pending decision all the more interesting. In recent days, the San Antonio Spurs have emerged as a prominent thought-exercise in terms of Paul’s next landing spot, in part because they could provide a better chance to claim a championship than his current situation in Los Angeles.
Now, a report has emerged that the Clippers might actually have reason to fear an exit from their best player.