On Monday night, he showed the Houston Rockets' Jeremy Lin why he has that reputation.
Of course, Twitter reacted to Paul's sweet moves:
Chris Paul with a move that, well, you'll just have to see to believe later on @SportsCenter.— Arash Markazi (@ArashMarkazi) November 5, 2013
Damn, CP3.— chris palmer (@ChrisPalmerNBA) November 5, 2013
That Chris Paul drive was all kinds of spectacular. Unreal.— Jonathan Feigen (@Jonathan_Feigen) November 5, 2013
Paul finished with 23 points, three rebounds, 17 assists and two steals in the Clippers' 137-118 win.