The Los Angeles Clippers have agreed to deal perennial All-Star PG Chris Paul to the Houston Rockets, where he’ll team up with fellow superstar James Harden.
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Former Oregon standout Jordan Bell, the No. 38 pick in the NBA draft, said that former Pac-12 foe and top overall pick Markelle Fultz should be envious of Bell’s position.
That’s because Bell is poised to suit up for the NBA champion Golden State Warriors, joining a super team. His new teammates are Kevin Durant, Steph Curry, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson. No big deal.
“I think I’m in the best spot. I think Markelle Fultz would rather be in my position that his,” Bell said jokingly on 95.7 The Game radio on Wednesday.
Fultz, a Washington product, joins the Philadelphia 76ers, who have a promising young core behind himself, Joel Embiid and last year’s top overall pick, Ben Simmons. But before the Sixers acquired the top pick in last week’s NBA draft, it was looking like Fultz would be joining an elite contender in the Boston Celtics, who…