Disney XD’s ‘Becoming: Chris Paul’ on the ‘Legendary’ Moment That Brought the NBA Player to Tears (VIDEO)
Ever wonder how Chris Paul became an NBA star and a two-time Olympic gold medalist?
In a new segment of Disney XD’s Becoming series, which tracks the journeys of big athletes, the L.A. Clippers point guard talks about his rise from Junior Varsity to the NBA, where he earned a Rookie of the Year award. Along the way, he also racked up two gold medals representing Team USA men’s basketball at two Summer Olympics, the 2008 Beijing and the 2012 London games.
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This is the third episode in the series, executive produced by LeBron James and by ESPN Film series, which previously showcased LeBron himself and soccer player Alex Morgan.
Before the episode airs, watch an exclusive clip of Becoming: Chris Paul below, where the player and his former college coach talk about a glorious moment when Paul revisited his alma mater, Wake Forest University, and got a touching tribute.
Becoming: Chris Paul airs Friday, December 25 at 11am/10c on Disney XD.