Clippers owner Steve Ballmer is a visible presence at most of the team’s home games. He’s animated, vocal and seems to take every point personally. He doesn’t speak to the media very often, but here, in a wide-ranging interview with The Times, he addresses many of the topics that Clippers fans want to know about.
The questions and answers were edited for brevity and clarity.
Are you happy with your marketing efforts in the Los Angeles market and do you believe you’ve made inroads on the Lakers?
I think we have an opportunity to really refine and position what we stand for and where we’re going. Obviously there are storied programs. … UCLA...