Clippers point guard Chris Paul

Chris Paul officially removed any mystery about his plans in free agency at 11:27 a.m. ET on Monday morning:

Yes, as just about everybody projected, the 28-year-old All-NBA point guard let the Internet writ large know that he intends to follow through on the verbal agreement he reportedly reached early Monday to re-up with the Los Angeles Clippers.

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2013 BET Awards

NBA player Chris Paul and his wife Jada Paul attend 2013 BET Awards - Arrivals at Nokia Plaza L.A. LIVE on June 30, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.

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Indiana Pacers v Los Angeles Clippers

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 01: Lance Stephenson #1 of the Indiana Pacers drives down the court while being pursued by Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers in the second half at Staples Center on April 1, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The Pacers defeated the Clippers 109-106. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

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Olympics Day 16 - Basketball

BEIJING - AUGUST 24: (L-R) Chris Paul #13 and Kobe Bryant #10 of the United States pose with their gold medals after winning the men's gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games against Spain at the Beijing Olympic Basketball Gymnasium on August 24, 2008 in Beijing, China. The United States defeated Spain 118-107 to take the men's gold medal. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2008 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Olympics Day 16 - Basketball

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Chris Paul #13 of the United States celebrates winning the Men's Basketball gold medal game between the United States and Spain on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympics Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

2013 BET Experience - Movie Premiere "Let Me Explain" With Kevin Hart

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 27: NBA player Chris Paul (R) and Jada Paul attend Movie Premiere "Let Me Explain" with Kevin Hart during the 2013 BET Experience at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on June 27, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for BET)

New Orleans Hornets v Los Angeles Clippers

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 19: Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers scores on a dunk against the New Orleans Hornets during a 93-77 Clipper victory for their 11th straight win at Staples Center on December 19, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants v Los Angeles Dodgers

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 02: Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers and his son Chris Paul Jr. participate in a ceremonial first pitch with Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers before the game against the San Francisco Giants at Dodger Stadium on April 2, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

ARIA Resort & Casino's 12th Annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational At Shadow Creek In Las Vegas - Day 1

LAS VEGAS - APRIL 4: Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul hits a tee shot during the first round of ARIA Resort & Casino's 12th annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational golf tournament at Shadow Creek on April 4, 2013 in North Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational)

Clippers beat Lakers 109-95 to win division title

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 7: Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers holds up a shirt recognizing that the Los Angeles Clippers are the Pacific Division champions after a game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on April 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)