Chris Paul is headed to the the Thunder in a swap for Russell Westbrook and his falling out with James Harden only reinforces the narrative that he’s a playoff choker and locker room cancer.
FS1 NBA Analyst Kenyon Martin was a teammate of Paul’s in 2012 with the Clippers, and isn’t exactly a fan. He stopped by the show last summer and explained why CP3 rubs some teammates the wrong way.
Martin described Paul as a ‘politician’ with his own agenda that teammates felt they couldn’t trust. He added that Paul had a reputation as sneaky in dealing with locker room issues by running to management, which didn’t sit well teammates. The interview is an oldie, but it seems relevant today.
Watch K-Mart explain the issues some teammates have with Paul: