For a long time, Los Angeles has been a Lakers town, but thanks to some of the NBA's brightest young stars, it's now the perennially ridiculed Clippers who have the better record — and much of the city's attention. That's especially gratifying for one die-hard Clippers fan.
Darrell Bailey, better known as "Clipper Darrell," has missed only one Clippers game in the past 11 seasons. "I was in the hospital," he says. "That's the only reason they kept me out."