Coach Vinny Del Negro didn't want to do it, but Chris Paul insisted. When Del Negro relented and put Paul back into Game 1 of the opening-round playoff series between the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies, venerable Clippers announcer Ralph Lawler openly questioned the move. The Clippers were down a whopping 21 points with less than 10 minutes remaining. The Grizzlies had led from the first basket and had maintained a double-digit lead since the score was 20-9 midway through the first quarter.
The Los Anglees Clippers have parted ways with Vinny Del Negro after three seasons as head coach. The handwriting was on the wall after the team’s ouster from the playoffs by the Memphis Grizzlies in the first round of this year’s N... Read Post
Los Angeles Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro has been fired, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! reports. It's not a surprise. The Clippers won their division, but crashed out of the playoffs in the first round against the Memphis Grizzlies.... Read Post