Found May 16, 2013 on
Finding anything in the NBA that everyone agrees with is pretty hard. Each observer has a different philosophy or rooting interest that makes every topic open to debate.
Even so, just about everybody agrees that Vinny Del Negro is not a very good coach. Even as the Clippers were compiling a franchise-record 56 wins this season, few people were all that impressed with a predictable offense led by Chris Paul and a haphazard defensive scheme that changed from game to game. Several players criticized Del Negro after the Clippers’ first-round loss to the Grizzlies, saying the constant changes caused confusion on defense and that the substitution patterns seemed random.
But it is all good, because Del Negro’s contract is up and the Clips can go out to get a real coach now.
Not so fast. The Clippers, being the Clippers, reportedly have not ruled out bringing back Del Negro. Clippers owner Donald Sterling, long regarded as one of the worst owners in pro sports, is believed to be one of Del ...
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The Los Angeles Clippers have not ruled out bringing back coach Vinny Del Negro, according to sources close to the process.
Donald Sterling will make the final call on Del Negro’s future.
Del Negro was hired by the Clippers in 2010 and owns a 128-102 record in three seasons with the team.
The Los Angeles Clippers won their first division title in their franchise’s history this past season and they decided to celebrate by getting eliminated in the first round to the very impressive Memphis Grizzlies team. This is now a transitional […]
Blake Griffin has been spotted lately having some fun, and he is doing it with a very large gold chain. We aren’t sure if Blake is doing this in jest or not, but we do know he looks quite silly. The Clippers jumping phenom and Dwight Howard should be hanging out more.
[Thanks to Beyond The Buzzer for the images]
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Blake Griffin has a new favorite accessory he’s been rockin around California since the Clippers first round exit from the playoffs – an extremely large gold chain – and he’s been wearing it EVERYWHERE.
To the beach:
To the club:
photos via Instagram
Blake Griffin has literally been wearing his massive gold chain everywhere since his Clippers were knocked out of the first round of the NBA Playoffs by Memphis.
LOS ANGELES Plenty of teams would envy them this.
Plenty of good teams.
Plenty of teams that made it past the first round of the playoffs this spring, even.
This, of course, being Chris Paul and Dwight Howard and the Clippers and Lakers waiting games, respectively.
Dont get me wrong, having the best chance to sign Paul and Howard is hardly a bad thing for the two Los Angeles...
Vinny Del Negro is scheduled to meet with Donald Sterling over the weekend to discuss his job status, a league source said Friday.
Del Negro and Sterling are scheduled to meet in Los Angeles and a decision is anticipated shortly after.
Del Negro's contract expires June 30.