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Del Negro Sacrificed for Paul, Griffin?

Gary Friedman/Los Angeles Times

Why mess with success when you have known only defeat previously?

The Clippers sold out 94 straight games with Vinny Del Negro as coach, won the franchise's first Pacific Division title and then decided to not bring back the winningest coach in Los Angeles Clippers history.

I called the Clippers, asked for PR, got transferred to a machine, and when I called back and asked for a live person, I got transferred to another machine. Four more times.

Maybe they fired the PR guys as well as the coach. They are the Clippers,...

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