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Chris Paul
Chris Paul
Position: G
Born: 05/06/85
Height: 6-1 / 1.85
Weight:175 lbs. / 79.4 kg.
Salary: $28,400,000

In an era of specialization, Wainright has now successfully switched sports twice. The journey has taken him across the Atlantic and back, all in hopes of supporting his young family. He’s gone from playing alongside Bills quarterback Josh Allen to future Hall of Famer Chris Paul, two of the best passers in their respective sports. His return to basketball coincided with the game changing to the point that it fit his skill set better. “I don’t know that you can find another guy (with his career arc),” said Jerome Tang, the Kansas State coach who was an assistant when Wainright played at Baylor. “It just shows that there are many ways to get there, but the common denominator is perseverance and hard work.”