Found June 22, 2013 on StraitPinkie.com:
After the Los Angeles Clippers fired Vinny Del Negro, they immediately began searching for his replacement. The “other” team in Los Angeles has too many good pieces to be swept in the first round of the NBA Playoffs. In Boston, Doc Rivers found himself in a predicament of his own. Celtics GM Danny Ainge is threatening to press the reset button on the aging core of his team. Paul Pierce is reportedly going to be bought out. Kevin Garnett is considering retirement unless he will accept a trade. Without Pierce, Garnett is very unlikely to return. Both players coming back to Boston would have been enough to keep Rivers from thinking about a move. Instead, Rivers as publicly said he and the Clippers have mutual interest in each other. Is this the end of an era in Boston? Doc Rivers may have more than just one reason to leave Boston. Not wanting to be apart of a major rebuilding effort in favor of a playoff contender is enticing enough. L.A. has much nicer weather and is very far away fro...
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