Paul, who received 551,167 votes, came in behind
"I would be shocked if he wasn't," Clippers Coach
Paul said at practice Wednesday that he's OK with being a reserve.
"Over the course of my career I've had the opportunity to do both, be a starter, which is cool when the fans vote you in [because] they want to see you," Paul said. "And then it's also a very big honor when the coaches do it. Those are your peers. It's always a huge honor to be an All-Star."
Rivers said he thinks Paul was overlooked by fans because of his style of play.
"It's a little like [
Paul is averaging 17.6 points on 46.5% shooting from the field and 9.6 assists a game. Rivers also pointed out that one of the main things that he does for the Clippers doesn't even show up on the stat sheets.
"This is the one thing I'll say on Chris' behalf for All-Star, he's the only point guard, him and [