Donald Sterling May Yet Fuck Up This Clippers TeamTom Ley5/31/13 2:10pmFiled to: donald sterlingchris paullos angeles clippersnewsvinny del negro251EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkThese should be happy times for the Los Angeles Clippers. After making two straight playoff appearances and supplanting the Lakers as L.A.'s best team, the Clips are poised to find continued success in the coming years. Blake Griffin, DeAndre Jordan, and Eric Bledsoe make up a promising young core, Vinny Del Negro's incompetence is no longer an impediment, and they have the best chance at re-signing Chris Paul this summer. But don't underestimate odious man-slug Donald Sterling and his ability to ruin a perfectly good situation. So far this offseason, the Clippers' owner is off to a roaring start.When the Clippers fired Vinny Del Negro—who is an objectively bad coach—a few weeks ago, Sterling groused to the Los Angeles Times about Del Negro's departure, and implied that the Clippers' star players were responsible for forcing Del Negro out. Here's Sterling answering a question about whether Del Negro was fired just to please Chris Paul:ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.