LOS ANGELES – (CBSLA.com)Representatives of Chris Paul have told teams not to bother to pursue the high-valued point guard when free agency begins at 12:01ET Monday because he plans to re-sign with Doc Rivers’ Los Angeles Clippers, according to ESPN.

Rivers’ signing on June 25th was the icing on the cake to assure he’d return to play with the Clippers.

Reports also indiciate that they will begin discussing the possibility of trading Eric Bledsoe for former USC standout Demar DeRozen of the Toronto Raptors.

The Clippers were knocked off in the in the firs round of the playoffs by the Memphis Grizzlies.