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Bill Simmons called Doc Rivers a quitter. Doc Rivers called Bill Simmons an idiot (you can watch the video exchange here). That led to Doc Rivers son coming out of the woodwork and dropping these Twitter Bombs. Simmons fired back this morning. That rumored Celtics-Nets trade is so bad for Boston that Doc Rivers just quit on the Celtics again. — Bill Simmons (@BillSimmons) June 27, 2013 When I get home I'm signing up my 5 and a half year old son for Twitter so he can defend me against Doc Rivers' kids. — Bill Simmons (@BillSimmons) June 28, 2013 Good summary on how Doc contradicted himself all week: (Does not include his PTI waffling.) He needs to pick a story. — Bill Simmons (@BillSimmons) June 28, 2013 I don’t like Simmons on TV, but he is one of the few people at ESPN that speaks his mind on camera and to me that is a quality desperately needed at the World Wide Leader.

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Heading into Thursday night’s NBA Draft, most analysts, including ESPN’s Bill Simmons, believed that the Cleveland Cavaliers would take either Nerlens Noel or Alex Len with the top overall pick. However, the Cavs elected to take Anthony Bennett from UNLV instead, prompting this look of utter shock from Simmons. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

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Watch: The full Doc Rivers news conference

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Doc Rivers calls Bill Simmons an ‘idiot’ (Video)

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Doc Rivers Calls Bill Simmons An Idiot

Awkward city.

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