Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 6/26/13
1 p.m. ET: In about an hour, it will be official. Doc Rivers will be introduced as the head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers. He will also be the senior vice president of basketball operations, gaining official input on personnel decisions he always had in Boston, albeit in an unofficial capacity. He will be able to put together a plan to utilize Blake Griffin, DeAndre Jordan and — presumably — Chris Paul, who is expected to re-sign as a free agent after pushing hard for the Clips to hire Rivers. Most of all, Rivers will have a chance to give his side of how things shook out in the last two weeks. Celtics fans will be listening intently, but if you are not able to watch the news conference, follow along here for updates. The news conference is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. ET.

This article first appeared on NESN.com and was syndicated with permission.

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