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Celtics Willing To Trade For Chris Paul Without Extension

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The Celtics are reportedly still interested in trading for Chris Paul and aren't even scared off by his reported stance that he wouldn't sign an extension in Boston.

Chris Paul of New Orleans Hornets could be traded before season, sources say - ESPN

There is also a small handful of teams that has informed the Hornets they are prepared to trade for Paul with no assurance that they can keep him beyond this season. That list, sources say, includes the Rockets, Boston Celtics and defending champion Dallas Mavericks.

The article mentions that every team in the league has called about Paul but "the Los Angeles Clippers, Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets and Atlanta Hawks have shown the most interest."

Also see: Is Paul worth a one-year rental? - Boston Celtics Blog - ESPN Boston