Clippers go through growing pains

Updated: March 13, 2012, 3:54 AM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers knows what Los Angeles Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro is going through.

He knows what it's like to try to mold a championship team with a group of players assembled over one offseason. He knows what it's like to try to change the mindset of a team that has missed the playoffs and finished below .500 in recent years. And he knows what it's like to have expectations turned upside down in a matter of days after acquiring a couple of All-Star players ...

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