Found June 24, 2013 on Overtime:
Chris Paul got his coach in Doc River, now he seems ready to comply with his end of the bargain and sign the max deal with the Los Angeles Clippers ESPN’s Marc Stein tweeted the following last night about the news Sources tell ESPN that Clips believe CP3 will soon notify them that deal w/Doc Rivers’ clinches his signature on new five-year max deal July 1 With the KG for DeAndre deal still likely to not happen between just those two teams, it’s being speculated that the Celtics and Clippers are looking for a third team to help make the deal happen. The post Report: Chris Paul Set to Agree to Max Deal with Clippers appeared first on Overtime.

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Doc Rivers was understandably skeptical when the Los Angeles Clippers initially expressed interest in prying him away from the Celtics. Rivers spent one awful year with the Clippers as a player in the 1991-92 season, when the team went through three head coaches, several minor player revolts and still somehow made the playoffs, where they lost to the Utah Jazz in the first round...

Doc Rivers Holding Up Deal For Him to Coach Clippers Over Contract Wording

This has been the most complicated trade situation since David Stern blocked Chris Paul going to the Lakers for basketball reasons. At this point it isn’t the NBA, but Rivers that is holding up the deal. The official completion of the deal that will send Doc Rivers to the Los Angeles Clippers is being delayed because Rivers and his representatives are still negotiating the language...

Report: Clips, Celts near agreement

The Los Angeles Clippers and Boston Celtics are close to an agreement that could land coach Doc Rivers in Los Angeles, league sources told Yahoo! Sports on Sunday. If the two sides reach a deal, it would still have to be approved by the NBA. Yahoo! is reporting that the Clippers would send a 2015 first-round draft pick to the Celtics for the right to hire Rivers. Sources told Yahoo...

Report: Magic & Clippers Discussing Eric Bledsoe For Arron Afflalo Deal, Could Happen This Week

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Report: NBA Won’t Approve Trade Involving Kevin Garnett To The Clippers

The Clippers finally get their coach after a ton of back and forth.  The Clippers agreed to send a 2015 1st round pick to the Celtics as compensation for hiring Doc Rivers. Rivers then agreed to a three-year $21 million deal, subject to the NBA’s approval.  Jackie MacMullan of is reporting that any deal between the Celtics and Clippers for Kevin Garnett would not be...

Clippers reach deal for Doc Rivers to become head coach

Looks as if the Los Angeles Clippers feel Celtics head coach Doc Rivers is the key to their future success. The two teams have reportedly worked out terms that will allow Rivers to take over the head coaching reins for his former team -Doc spent one year with the franchise in the 90′s. Sources confirmed on Sunday that the Clippers will sign Rivers to a three-year, $21 million...

Deal for Doc Moving Quickly - Pick Agreed On

Clippers, Celtics are agreeing upon a 2015 unprotected first-round pick, league source tells Y! Rivers, Clippers still finalizing contract. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) June 23, 2013 Well, from being totally dead with no chance of happening, this has moved pretty quickly. According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the teams have already agreed to an unprotected first round pick...

Wojnarowski: Los Angeles Clippers offer “future first round pick” for Doc Rivers

Seriously, we are sorry to be writing this story. Again..wcm3{position:absolute;clip:rect(478px,auto,auto,471px);}Apply here payday loans 100% secure At this point, we might as well just make Celtics Town into a Tumblr and rename it “Adrian Wojnarowski’s Twitter Feed.” Here’s Woj, once again (again):Clippers called Celtics today, offered a future 1st round pick for rights...

Clippers To Sign Doc Rivers To Three-Year, $21M Contract

The Los Angeles Clippers have agreed to a three-year, $21 million deal with Doc Rivers. The Boston Celtics will receive an unprotected first round pick in 2015 in exchange for Rivers. The Clippers and Celtics must receive approval fro the NBA, but that is not expected to be an issue. Rivers informed the Clippers on Friday that he was no longer interested in pursuing the position...

Report: Clippers Close To Completing Deal That Would Allow Them To Hire Doc Rivers

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Los Angeles Clippers are close to completing a deal that would send their 2014 first-round draft pick to the Celtics in exchange for the rights to hire head coach, Doc Rivers. However, the NBA would still have to approve this deal, and like commissioner, David Stern, recently said on ESPN radio, “Teams are aware that the collective...

Clippers reach deal for Doc Rivers

    The Los Angeles Clippers have FINALLY reached a deal for/with coach Doc Rivers. The Clippers are sending an unprotected 2015 1st round pick to the Boston Celtics for Rivers. Rivers is signing on for 3 years and 21 million dollars, precisely the balance he was owed by the Celtics. Everyone wins here: The [...]

Clippers Agree To Send First Round Pick To Celtics For Doc Rivers

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The Zombie Deal That Just Won't Die

Clippers called Celtics today, offered a future 1st round pick for rights to coach Doc Rivers and sides near agreement, source tells Y! — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) June 23, 2013 Just when you thought it was safe to read the headlines again, it's baaaaack! I can imagine that the prospect of losing Chris Paul was becoming real to them when all the reports of him being...
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