According to Chris Broussard of ESPN, Doc Rivers hasn’t ruled out returning to Boston next season, but the Celtics coach reportedly thinks that it “may be time for a change.” If the fourteen-year coach were too leave Boston, it is unclear whether he would look to coach another team or return to broadcasting. If he were interested in coaching another team next season, Rivers would likely become the most desired coach on the market.
Although Boston Celtics team president Danny Ainge has stated that Doc Rivers will return to coach Boston next season, Rivers believes it “may be time for a change,” according to a source close to the situation.
Rivers, who has been attending the Celtics’ pre-draft workouts, is unsure of what he wants to do and has not yet ruled out returning to Boston for a 10th season. He has a very close relationship with Ainge, and the source said that is one factor that is making his decision so difficult.
If Rivers were to walk away from the three years and $21...