Found September 19, 2012 on CLNS Radio:
HAVERHILL, Ma. – Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers’ son Austin, who was drafted by the New Orleans Hornets back in the June NBA Draft thinks that dad’s team will be just fine without one of it’s cornerstones of the past 5 years in Ray Allen. The junior Rivers was a guest on ESPN’s show First [...]

Austin Rivers Thinks Celtics Benefited From Ray Allen's Departure, Could Beat Heat in East (Video)

Perhaps he's just showing support for his father's new look squad, or maybe he's being sincere, but Austin Rivers -- son of Celtics head coach Doc Rivers -- thinks Boston is better without Ray Allen in the mix. That isn't a knock on Allen, though. The younger Rivers simply feels that Courtney Lee and Jason Terry are ready to fill the void left by the veteran, just...

Austin Rivers: Allen to Heat worked out well for Celtics

Celtics fans were disappointed when the team lost Ray Allen, but Austin Rivers has a positive outlook.

Rudy Gay backs Pop or Rivers for next coach of Team USA

Coach Mike Krzyzewski has ended his run as the coach of the U.S. Men’s Olympic basketball team. He went out on top, winning a gold medal in his final Olympics this past summer, and now it’s time to look to the future. There have been a few names thrown around to replace Coach K, most notably the Spurs’ own Coach Gregg Popovich and Celtics coach Doc Rivers. Either would be...

Austin Rivers: "Celtics better off without Ray Allen"

ESPNBoston "As funny as it sounds, I actually think both teams benefited (from Ray Allen signing with the Heat," Austin Rivers said. "I think the Heat got a lot better obviously, because now the floor is spaced with Ray Allen. "And I think the Celtics got better, because first off it was disappointing to (see him) leave because he was a part of that whole buildup...

Celtics Town’s King of the Court discusses Celtics hating the Heat, Lee as starter, the rookies & more – on demand

Doc Rivers wants the Boston Celtics to hate the Miami Heat, Kevin Garnett feels better than he has in years, Fab Melo has trimmed down and Courtney Lee has (already) been named the starting shooting guard. For the first time in weeks, we actually have exciting Boston Celtics topics to discuss. Co-hosts Jay King and [...]

Boston Celtics News From Around the Web: Daily Links for Friday, September 21

Like us on Facebook Boston Globe Keyon Dooling opts to retire Guard Keyon Dooling retires and the Celtics pick up Darko Milicic Doc Rivers refreshed ahead of milestone Doc Rivers is ready to go for next season. Doc talks London, offseason moves, and his son. Amy Latimer is the new president of TD Garden Celtics [...]

Hey Ray! KG Has a No Trade Clause and You Don't

One of Ray Allen's reasons for considering leaving Boston was the fact that Danny had tried to trade him in the previous season. To counter that, Danny offered to include a full no trade clause in Ray's contract. But, that was just an excuse because Ray was ready to leave because of other factors including the fact that he felt disrespected by his move to the bench and...

Enemy Chatter: The Celtics lost an A-list free agent

We often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics.  Here’s a look at some enemy chatter from around Miami. Q: The Celtics lose Ray Allen, they get Jason Terry and Courtney Lee. They lose Greg Stiemsma and get Jason Collins. Now I see they’re adding Darko Milicic. Have they had a better summer than the Heat? — Arn, Delray Beach...
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