Chris Paul waived by Golden State Warriors, now a free agent

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 7: Chris Paul (3) of Golden State Warriors in action during NBA game between Utah Jazz and Golden State Warriors at Chase Center on April 7, 2024 in San Francisco, California, United States. (Photo by Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu v

Guard Chris Paul has been waived by the Golden State Warriors after one season with the team.

The 39-year-old first joined the Warriors on July 6, 2023.

He averaged 9.2 points, 6.8 assists, 3.9 rebounds and 1.2 steals in 58 games with the Warriors last season. 

Paul is a 12-time All Star, according to FOX Sports. He is now an unrestricted free agent, able to sign any team, according to the NBA.

The Associated Press reported the Warriors would save $30 million by waiving Paul.