Even though Chris Paul is one of the oldest players in the NBA 2021-22 Season, he remains to be one of the most creative ones. Known as the Point God, CP3’s playmaking and passing ability needs no introduction. Coming off with his best season ever with Phoenix, the veteran enters the 2021-22 season with high hopes. And the Timberwolves vs Suns showdown was one were Chris Paul made the fans rise to their feet with an epic move.
Paul has already shown that he is a big-game player and will lead the Phoenix Suns’ young roster against all odds. With the likes of Devin Booker and Deandre Ayton leading the troops on several occasions, Paul has been seen inspiring the team with unique plays whenever they are under pressure and in Timberwolves vs Suns, his ‘fake move’ only went onto signify that CP3 can never be predictable.
Chris Paul exploits Minnesota Timberwolves with insane fake move
During a fast break, Chris Paul had the ball, leading the charge to the opposition. With a teammate behind him, it seemed like he was going to pass the ball from between his legs in an attempt to get a highlight dunk. At least that is what was thought by the Timberwolves defender (Anthony Edwards), until Chris Paul delivered a unique fake move to dodge the defender and leave him embarrassed.
Talking about the Timberwolves vs Suns game, CP3 scored 21 points, while the team was led by Devin Booker with 29 points. Managing to get an away win 99-96, Deandre Ayton had to also step up as he knocked 22 points. On the other hand, Karl Anthony Towns seemed to be the only lone scorer for the team with his tally of 35 points.
Having said that, take a look at how hoop fans acknowledged and heaped praise onto Chris Paul.