Air Jordan CP3.VI AE

Today in Performance Sneaker History: Chris Paul Turns 27

The Los Angeles Clippers’ playoff run may be over, but there will still be plenty of celebrating in Lob City tonight. Chris Paul was born on May 6, 1985 in Lewisville, North Carolina and turns 27 today. Drafted by the New Orleans Hornets in 2005, Paul has been selected for six NBA All-Star Games, taking home the All-Star MVP honors in February. CP3 also has two Olympic Gold Medals and has led the NBA in steals during five seasons.

Paul’s also known for his line of Jordan Brand signature sneakers. Since 2008, the CP3 line has been tailored to Paul’s quick, play-making style. The CP3.VI AE is the latest addition, featuring a Dynamic Fit system and Phylon midsole. If you’re looking to channel Paul’s all-encompassing game, pick up the CP3.VI AE today for $125.

Happy Birthday, CP3!

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