Vinny Del Negro Reconfirms That Chris Paul Got Him Fired

Vinny Del Negro reconfirms that Chris Paul got him fired

5/29/13 in NBA   |   natsaar   |   160 respect


January 2, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul (3) talks to head coach Vinny Del Negro (right) during the third quarter against the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena. The Warriors defeated the Clippers 115-94. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY SportsVinny Del Negro called into The Dan Patrick show on Tuesday, and Dan did his best to try and get Del Negro to reaffirm that Chris Paul was the reason he got fired.

Without saying those exact words, he did.

Del Negro says that Donald Sterling was feeling pressure and despite their good relationship, he understands why he made the choice he did.

More importantly than the former Clippers coach not saying that Chris Paul got him fired, it's that he didn't say that he didn't.

Listen to the interview and draw your own conclusions.
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