He was featured in ESPN's "My Wish" series.
He averaged 22.8 ppg, 5.50 rpg, and 11.0 apg during the 2008-2009 NBA season.
He was the runner-up to the 2008 NBA MVP Award.
Each year, he hosts the Chris Paul basketball camp, dedicated to teaching 7-18 the fundamentals of basketball.
He, along with Bobby Jackson, gave away 100 new bikes to less fortunate kids in the Oklahoma City and New Orleans areas during the holidays of 2006.
He has an efficiency rating of +30.46.
He is good friends with New Orleans Saints running back, Reggie Bush. They also live in the same complex in New Orleans.
He is a member of the Jordan Brand shoes, one of only three athletes. He also does commercials for Right Guard deodorant.
His career high in points came against Memphis on 12/07/07 when he scored 43 points.
He lists his favorite TV shows as, "The Wire", "Entourage", and "Prison Break"
He is the cover athlete for the video game, "NBA 2K8"
Before each game, he listens to gospel music on his iPod.
Micheal Jordan and Magic Johnson are some of the athletes Chris Paul admires.
During the 2008 All-Star weekend, he set a Guinness record for making four half-court shots within one minute. He competed in the All-Star skills competition and Rookie Challenge during the 2006 All-Star weekend. He was named starting PG for the Western Conference All-Stars in 2009.
He was named as a spokesperson for the United States Bowling Congress in 2007. He is also an avid 10-pin bowler.
He attended Wake Forest University, and was a two-time All-American. He was also an Academic All-American.
His nickname is "CP3"
He scored 61 points in a high school game to honor his grandfather, who was murdered at the age of 61.
He attended West Forsyth High School. He was part of the McDonald's All-American team.
He was named 2005-2006 NBA Rookie of the Year. He was also named to the All-NBA Rookie First Team. He was selected to the 2008 All-NBA Defensive Second Team.
He won a gold medal on the 2008 Olympics men basketball team. He played on the Team USA men basketball in the 2006 FIBA Championship and won a bronze medal.
He plays the position of point guard.
He wears the number 3.
He is listed at 6 feet and 175 lbs.