Who are the Clippers getting in the Chris Paul trade? – Orange County Register

The first blockbuster trade of the NBA offseason came Wednesday with the Clippers, after being informed that Chris Paul intended to sign with Houston as a free agent, trading their All-Star point guard to the Rockets for Patrick Beverley, Sam Dekker, Lou Williams, Montrezl Harrell, Darrun Hilliard, DeAndre Liggins, Kyle Wiltjer, a 2018 first-round pick and cash considerations.

Here’s a quick look at the players involved:

TO THE ROCKETS:

CHRIS PAUL

Pos.: Point guard

Age: 32

Notes: 12 seasons in NBA, six with Clippers; nine-time All-Star, nine-time All-Defensive Team

Career: 18.7 points, 9.9 assists, 2.3 steals

2016-17: 18.1 points, 9.2 assists, 2.0 steals

TO THE CLIPPERS:

PATRICK BEVERLEY

Pos.: Point guard

Age: 28

Notes: Five seasons in the NBA (all with Houston); two-time All-Defensive Team

Career: 9.3 points, 3.4 assists, 1.3 steals

2016-17: 9.5 points, 4.2 assists, 1.5 steals

SAM DEKKER

Pos.: Small forward

Age: 23

Notes: Two seasons in the NBA (both with Houston); 18th overall pick in the 2015 draft; missed most of 2015-2016 season with back injury

2016-17: 6.3 points, 3.6 rebounds, 60 3-pointers (32.1%)

LOU WILLIAMS

Pos.: Point/shooting guard

Age: 30

Notes: 12 seasons in the NBA; 2014-15 Sixth Man of the Year

Career: 12.8 points, 2.9 assists, 0.9 steals

2016-17: 17.5 points, 3.0 assists, 163 3-pointers (36.5%)

MONTREZEL HARRELL

Pos.: Forward/center

Age: 23

Notes: 2 seasons in the NBA (both with Houston); 32nd overall pick in 2015 NBA Draft

Career: 6.9 points, 2.9 rebounds, 65.1 FG pct.

2016-17: 9.1 points, 3.8 rebounds, 0.7 blocks

DARRUN HILLIARD

Pos.: Shooting guard

Age: 28

Notes: 2 seasons in the NBA (both with Detroit); 38th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft

Career: 3.6 points, 0.8 assists, 31 3-pointers (32.2%)

2016-17: 3.3 points, 0.8 assists, 12 3-pointers (26.1%)

DEANDRE LIGGINS

Pos.: Point guard

Age: 29

Notes: 4 seasons in the NBA (with five teams); 53rd overall pick in 2011 NBA Draft

Career: 2.1 points, 0.6 steals

2016-17: 2.5 points, 0.8…

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