Chris Paul confirmed to ESPN Radio Friday at the NBA All-Star Game that he intends to pick up his option to play with the Clippers next season.

When Paul was traded to the Clippers from New Orleans in December, it was with the idea that if things didn't work out the way he wanted, he could opt out and become a restricted free agent.

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