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This year will be the first year that Doc Rivers will be coaching the Los Angeles Clippers and apparently, he wants to see two of his big stars less on commercials and more on the basketball court.
Check out what Rivers told WEEI’s Justin Barrasso while attending an Action for Boston Community Development’s Hoop Dreams charity event:
“Chris Paul and Blake Griffin, the first thing I asked them, I said, you know what bugged me? I watched the Finals, and you guys were on more than the game. You’re on every commercial. We need to get off the commercials and onto the floor.”
In the same article, Rivers commented on Kevin Garnett’s use of the “f-bomb” during his tenure in Boston:
“The word that starts with ‘f’? He thought it was a noun, verb and an adjective,” Rivers said.
Chris Paul/Blake Griffin image courtesy of Getty Images
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A familiar face was back on the TD Garden parquet Wednesday night.
Former Celtics coach Doc Rivers was back in Boston to take part in Hoop Dreams, an annual charity basketball tournament that supports Action for Boston Community Development.
The half-court tournament, which corporate sponsors pay $10,000 per team to enter, was hosted this year by Rivers, Boston Globe columnist Bob...
Doc Rivers is back in Boston, temporarily, for a charity event he has been promoting for the past few days. As part of his role as co-chair of Action for Boston Community Development’s Hoop Dreams event, Rivers has been been making the local media rounds and, little by little, opening up on his true feelings about his time and departure from Boston. Rivers hewed to the Celtics’...
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Rivers acknowledged that the 2011 Kendrick Perkins-Jeff Green trade was a mistake that ultimately hurt Garnett.
“I think so,” reflected Rivers, “because we needed the toughness. The one thing we did by...
Former Celtics coach Doc Rivers wishes the city of Boston got to know one of their former stars, Kevin Garnett, better. “Fans never got to see Kevin’s personality,” the Los Angeles Clippers coach said, via WEEI.com.
When it went down Celtics fans were up in arms — Boston traded Kendrick Perkins to Oklahoma City mainly for Jeff Green. Danny Ainge’s name suddenly came with a new adjective for Boston fans and it’s one we can’t repeat here.
Since then Boston has defended the trade and as Perkins’ production has slipped some of the anger dissipated.
Doc Rivers now admits it was a mistake...
As you can see in the photos above, Blake Griffin and Kris Humphries favor each other in some ways. Casual fans apparently mix up the two pretty often.
Humphries and Griffin were working out together at the Clippers facility over the summer and Kris told Blake about a woman mistaking him for the superstar.
“I came in the gym and I was like, ‘Blake, someone thought I was you...
Doc Rivers was like most Celtics fans, he wanted to see Paul Pierce retire a Celtic.
Doc was recently in town for a charitable basketball event for ABCD and spoke about a few C’s topics, including the trades of The Captain and fan favorite Kendrick Perkins. After last season general manager Danny Ainge was at a crossroads: keep his aging, fading superstars of Pierce and KG or...
Brothers? Blake Griffin and Kris Humphries get mistaken for each other all of the time
I wonder what Blake Griffin secretly thinks when someone calls him Kris Humphries? Of course Griffin would never openly admit to what he is thinking when called “Kris Humphries,” but one could assume he probably isn’t too thrilled with it. Humphries on the other hand, probably loves it.
Doc Rivers returned to the TD Garden on Wednesday and admitted the Boston Celtics' trade of Kendrick Perkins for Jeff Green in 2011 was a mistake -- one that hurt Kevin Garnett.
“I think so,” reflected Rivers, “because we needed the toughness. The one thing we did by losing Perk was we removed Kevin’s protector. I didn’t think it was a coincidence that, after Perk...
Paul Pierce played all 15 of his NBA seasons with the Celtics before the team’s GM Danny Ainge decided it was time to enter a full-fledged rebuild which meant ridding the club of expensive veteran salaries that remained on the roster.
Pierce and Kevin Garnett were traded to the Nets this offseason and Doc Rivers — who spent the last nine seasons in Boston — ended up leaving...
In an extensive write-up by ESPNBoston.com’s Jared Zwerling about Kris Humphries, the new Boston Celtics big man relayed a story about how he has been often confused with another NBA player: Los Angeles Clippers high-flying dunkmaster Blake Griffin. Humphries says he was in Malibu, Calif. in mid-August having lunch with his business manager when someone […]The post Kris Humphries...
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Miami Heat super star Lebron James and his longtime girlfriend Savannah Brinson have tied the knot according to multiple reports.
The wedding took place in San Diego, Calif., on Saturday. The ceremony was very private – and the couple has yet to release any details.
According to The Associated Press, ”About 200 guests were...
Kris Humphries has gotten an inordinate amount of screen time in the past couple of years. Most forwards who have averaged 6.6 points and 5.5 rebounds per game over the course of their nine-year careers don’t grace Page Six of the New York Post on a regular basis.
Most NBA forwards aren’t Kim Kardashian‘s ex-husband, of course.
Still, many times when Humphries is recognized...