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“Chris Paul Tryna Dress Like Kanye”: Fans Get Downright Savage With 37 Year Old Veteran for Never Winning the NBA Finals

Published 05/29/2022, 8:30 AM EDT

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The Suns’ point guard CP3’s season doesn’t seem to be going in his favor based on his current performance. Social media is clearly showing the disappointment of fans, as they are not leaving Chris Paul alone.

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During an interview in which Chris shared his perspective on the team’s performance this season, he said, “You play long enough and you don’t win, every time you lose, they’re going to say it was your best chance.”


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Paul told reporters following the Suns‘ 123-90 loss to the Dallas Mavericks. The team had a hugely disappointing performance in Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals. Additionally, he stated: “But I think for me, us, it’s we’ll be right back next year. I’ll tell you that much.

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Adding to this, when fans started talking about his retirement, especially with the performance they’ve seen, he responded, “I’m not retiring tomorrow, thank god. Hopefully, I’m healthy coming back. But I’m [going to] keep playing.”

Recently, fans get downright savage with a 37-year-old veteran for not winning the NBA championship. People are also making comparisons between his appearance and his performance. In some cases, he is being blamed for losing the season. The anger and disappointment were clearly visible, especially in light of their current record.

Is Chris Paul’s 2000 style the same as his current performance?

The NBA players are always willing to show their dressing style to the audience. Some show the best outfit they can and get praised by the crowd, while some show the outfits that fans do not find appreciative.

It happened recently when CP3‘s style from the early 2000s caused disappointment among fans because they compared it to his performance. Several Twitter users reacted with: “The NBA saw this fit and made sure CP3 would never win a ring.” Another user said: “Chris Paul Tryna Dress Like Kanye”.


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The fans have not stopped trolling CP3 since the Suns lost to the Mavs. Paul and his team were leading their opponents 2-0 and looked in prime position to seal the series. However, the Mavericks came out with vengeance and took the next four games to win the series 4-2. 


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The Suns would be hoping to forget about the loss and get ready for the next season. Do you think all the Chris Paul trolling is justified? Let us know in the comments!

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Written by:

Anshika Rai


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Anshika Rai is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. She is currently pursuing her bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication. Anshika has been following NBA for many years now.
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Arunaditya Aima