The NBA playoffs began over the weekend, in the opening game of the Clippers-Spurs series, LA star Chris Paul went off. He put up 32 points in 38 minutes to lead all scorers in the Clippers 107-92 win. Not bad for the smallest guy on the court (Paul is 6’0”).
So we thought this would be a good time to give you a first look at Paul on the cover of our May issue, which is all about sports’ short guys:
The cover might give fans of SI Kids might a feeling of deja vu. That’s because it’s a riff on the magazine’s third cover ever, from March 1989, featuring legendary short guy, the 5'7" Spud Webb:
Be sure the pick up a copy of the May issue of Sports Illustrated Kids on newsstands starting May 2 — or subscribe today to get a copy mailed directly to you by May 4!