Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton, and Chris Paul. Would that be enough of a big three to push the Phoenix Suns into the 2021 playoffs? ESPN is reporting tonight that the Suns have engaged in conversation with the Oklahoma City Thunder about a deal for the star point guard.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) November 11, 2020
According to the report, Paul’s previous relationship with Suns head coach Monty Williams (who Paul played under in New Orleans in 2010 and 2011), is a factor in the trade discussions. Paul is due $85.5 million over the next two seasons.