Found September 05, 2013 on NESN.com:
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Doc Rivers is his own man with his own concerns, and if his worst crime is accepting $21 million to leave the dreary cold of Boston for the antiseptic beauty of Los Angeles, then there are a lot of would-be convicts out there. If you gave me $21 million to live in California, maybe I’d take it. Maybe I wouldn’t. I don’t know. Nobody has ever offered me $21 million to do anything before. They’re likely to do so, though. I know I’d like to see what would happen. Still, even as Rivers sets up his new digs 3,000 miles away, he has not given up performing damage control on his image in Boston. In a radio interview on Thursday, Rivers contested Danny Ainge‘s version of events, painting Rivers’ departure as ultimately Rivers’ decision. It was predictable, and not entirely noteworthy. Rivers and Ainge will likely be offering slightly different stories about this summer right up to the day Jackie MacMullan writes a book about it. But a keen listener’s antennae should have gone up at one comm...
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