Maybe the question should have been rephrased from the get-go.
On Tuesday, Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul took umbrage at a reporter who basically asked if his team could win its next playoff game against the Utah Jazz to force a Game 7 in their series.
It started when the reporter asked, “Will the Clippers be back here Sunday playing a Game 7?”
A sneering and dismissive Paul replied, “What you want me to say? No, it’s over?”
Check out the full exchange, posted by Sports Illustrated, below. And pro tip for journalists: Don’t ask athletes if they think they will win.