Category: Vinny Del Negro

Jamal Crawford Says Vinny Del Negro Is a Big Reason Why He Chose to Join the Clippers

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

It's extremely early in a long season but despite dealing with injury issues to two players, Chauncey Billups and Grant Hill, who are both expected to play a key role for the Los Angeles Clippers this season, L.A. is off to a pretty good start. They have already had a ...

Vinny Del Negro Likes the Way the Clippers Look On Paper But Knows There Is Work to Be Done

Monday, October 8th, 2012

For so long the Los Angeles Clippers have been one of the punchlines in the NBA with so many failed first round picks but the Clippers took a huge leap a season ago. After so much heartache, Los Angeles won 40 games in a shortened season, they made it to ...

Vinny Del Negro: Criticism Last Season Was Unfair, But You Have to Deal With It

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

There were times during this past NBA season where it appeared that Vinny Del Negro was on his way out of Los Angeles. Reports came out that the Clippers' head coach had lost the locker room at the same time that the team was noticeably in a funk. But they ...

Vinny Del Negro Reflects Back on the “First Year of the Project” in Los Angeles

Friday, June 1st, 2012

There were high hopes for the Los Angeles Clippers this season, especially after they traded for Chris Paul at the beginning of the season. Even though they are watching the Western Conference Finals from home right now, the season has to be classified as a success. In Vinny Del Negro’s ...

Expectations Run High for the Los Angeles Clippers and Second-Year Coach Vinny Del Negro

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Mo Williams didn't waste any time putting big expectations on the Los Angeles Clippers this season. The Clippers guard, fresh off the lockout and now staring a shortened season in the face, quickly guaranteed that the Clippers will make the playoffs this year. It surely seems feasible. Williams was a nice ...

Vinny Del Negro: “We’ve got a lot of work to do”

Friday, July 9th, 2010

The Los Angeles Clippers have found their head coach and his name is Vinny Del Negro.  I thought Del Negro did a pretty good job in Chicago over the last couple of years and is a good choice for the Clippers.  Although I really don’t know how much this really ...

Vinny Del Negro Believes That He Has the Bulls Moving in the Right Direction

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

After getting to the NBA playoffs last year and giving the Boston Celtics all they could handle in the first round, the Bulls entered this season with more questions than answers. Unfortunately for them after making it to the playoffs, they saw an off-season go by where they lost their ...

Vinny Del Negro: “We’re far ahead of where we were last year”

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

In 2008, the Bulls had a 1.9% chance of winning the rights to the #1 overall pick and they did. They selected  Memphis point guard and Chicago high school hoops legend, Derrick Rose. In his first season in the NBA, Rose proved that he is going to be a superstar ...