The Vertical is reporting that the Los Angeles Clippers have agreed to trade All-Star point guard Chris Paul to the Houston Rockets for three players and a protected 1st round draft choice in next year's NBA Draft.  This occurring on Wednesday.

The three players going to LA are former Wisconsin Badger, forward Sam Dekker and guards Eric Beverley and Lou Williams.

Paul has been a multiple-time All-Star during his time in the NBA, beginning his career with the New Orleans Hornets (now Pelicans) before moving to the Clippers.  But he had never advanced to the conference finals during his career.  He is slated to make over $20 million next season, according to various sources.