Every NBA player loses their hops, gets slower and becomes less athletic as they age.
But that doesn't necessarily mean they will become worse basketball players.
Many guys in the NBA rely on their elite athleticism to succeed in the league. Once that is gone, so are they. Just look at Shawn Kemp.
Others will still produce at a high level due to their basketball intelligence and skill set.
Well, that and overall basketball talent helps too.
Alongside Chris Paul, here are the top six NBA Stars who will excel well into their NBA golden years.