Found June 13, 2012 on The Sports Bank:
Due to his father being a former collegiate All-American, NBA veteran, and title winning head coach; Duke‘s Austin Rivers has been in the national spotlight for quite some time.  The Blue Devil shooting guard chose to enter the 2012 NBA Draft after just one season in college and carries a heavy burden as he transitions to the next level. “At the end of the day, basketball is something I’ve been playing my whole life,” Rivers stated at the NBA Draft Combine.  “It’s a game.  I have fun.  I love it… I take it very serious but I understand that there’s always tomorrow.  I haven’t been perfect in my career.  I have a lot of ups and downs.  You take the downs, you fix them, you flush them, and you keep moving forward.” That thought was almost certainly engrained in Austin’s head by his father, Doc Rivers.  That is not the only advice dad offered his son as Austin goes through the NBA Draft process. “Stay hungry and humble,” was another message Austin has taken from his dad.  “U
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