National Basketball Association free agent rumors: Paul will re-sign with Rockets

05 July, 2018, 04:21 | Author: Virgil Todd
  • LeBron James basically ruled out the Rockets as a destination

For now, the Rockets are content to have Paul back in the fold.

Houston also reportedly reached a four-year, $160 million deal to keep star guard Chris Paul and a one-year minimum salary contract worth $2.4 million for swingman Gerald Green in the early hours of free agency.

The first real victor of this deal has got to be Chris Paul.

The first season in "Houston" for the Floor was a good two - time Olympic champion helped the rockets to win the regular season and in the playoffs the team of Mike D'anthony was stopped only by the National Basketball Association champion Golden state.

Paul of course injured his hamstring in the final minute of game five of the western conference finals against the eventual champion Golden State Warriors. No teams have come with an offer sheet, let alone one approaching the four-year, $110 million max.

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CP3 was able to suit up for 58 games this season for the Rockets, averaging 18.6 points, 7.9 assists, 5.4 rebounds and 1.7 steals per game.

Capela has started 133 games over the last two seasons.

Paul will enter his 14th season in the National Basketball Association after being drafted No. 4 overall by the Hornets in 2005.

With Paul and Green signed, the Rockets will focus on signing center Clint Capela to a long-term deal.

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