Both starred in the ACC before taking their point guard skills to the NBA.
Both were first-round picks drafted into the Western Conference.
Both stand about 6-feet tall and are a blur in the open court.
Both are capable of scoring 25 points or handing out 10 assists on any given night.
CP3 and TL3.
While Chris Paul has a proven track record of All-Star appearances and Olympic glory, Ty Lawson is making a case for himself when the conversation turns to elite point guards in the NBA.