Well, this is a neat post-All-Star-break/pre-trade-deadline surprise:
Doc said Chris Paul is medically cleared. He COULD play tomorrow but not yet decided. Doc said he looked good in practice.
— Rowan Kavner (@RowanKavner) February 22, 2017
That’s right: Chris Paul has been medically cleared to return to the floor for the Los Angeles Clippers, five weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb.
That’s a speedy recovery for the nine-time All-Star. The initial recovery timeline laid out by the Clips was six to eight weeks, which could have kept him out into the second week of March. Instead, it looks like CP3 could be back in the fold as early as this weekend.
That, clearly, would be huge for the Clippers, who did their level best to weather the storm in their point guard’s absence, going 6-7 in 13 games without him before the All-StarRead More »from Chris Paul has been medically cleared to return to the Clippers