Found June 30, 2013 on Celtics Town:
Brett Brown might be Boston’s new head coach next season.The Celtics might be one step closer to finding a replacement for Doc Rivers.From Michael Levin at the SB Nation Sixers blog Liberty Ballers:A source close to the Spurs organization has informed Liberty Ballers that the Boston Celtics and Brett Brown have mutual interest, and a signing may be imminent.Brown had met with San Antonio GM R.C. Buford last night to weigh his options, and while it was originally thought that Philadelphia was topping the list, it appears that the Maine native prefers to return to New England to replace Doc Rivers for Danny Ainge’s tanking Celtics.Several news outlets actually reported that Brown and the Sixers had come to an agreement on Draft Night, but clearly that wasn’t the case.From where I stand, this would be an excellent signing for Boston. Brown has shown a lot of interest in coaching the Cs. Perhaps more importantly, he has shown a lot of interest in coaching the team despite all of the rec...

Report: Spurs Assistant Coach Brett Brown ‘Extremely’ Interested in Celtics’ Head Coaching Job

Brett Brown grew up in Maine, rooted for the Celtics and played college basketball at Boston University. It appears he’s interested in returning to his roots. The longtime San Antonio Spurs assistant coach has expressed interest in filling the vacant head coaching position for the Boston Celtics, league sources told the Boston Globe on Friday. However, Brown may not be on the market...

Brett Brown would love to be the next Celtics head coach

Baxter Holmes, who's been a nice edition to the Boston Globe and Celtics beat, is reporting that Brett Brown hasn't been named the 76ers coach yet and is "extremely" interested in the Celtics head position. Longtime San Antonio assistant coach Brett Brown, a Portland, Maine, native who played basketball at Boston University and grew up as a diehard Celtics fan...

Boston Celtics to meet with San Antonio Spurs assistant Brett Brown

Photo: According to a tweet from WCSH 6 sports anchor Lee Goldberg, the Boston Celtics plan to meet with San Antonio Spurs assistant Brent Brown in Orlando, Fla. next week. Goldberg tweeted the following earlier this evening. Source tells NEWS CENTER: #celtics expected to meet with Maine's Brett Brown about coaching opening in Orlando next week, if not before. Brown began...

Spurs Notes: Brown ‘extremely’ interested in coaching Celtics, Diaw/Boylen news is official

On Thursday evening during the NBA Draft, news broke claiming San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Brett Brown was set to become the head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers. However, just after the draft, Spurs General Manager R.C. Buford said the reports of the Brown-76ers hiring still weren’t official and said people were jumping the gun on that situation too early. Now, according...

Simmons, Rivers feud getting nasty

What started as a few glib comments during the NBA Draft has now evolved into a heated back-and-forth between the new Clippers coach and the popular ESPN personality. 

Celtics Plan: Blow It Up And Wish For Wiggins

“Celtics-Nation,” realized big changes were on their way, after the club granted former bench boss Doc Rivers his release from his contract in Boston, to take over as head coach and Vice President of the Los Angeles Clippers, earlier this week. The other shoe dropped, or at least started to dangle, on Thursday night as the “Boston Globe” has reported that the Celtics have...

Chris Paul, Doc Rivers Will Make Clippers Fun, Improved But Not Surefire NBA Title Contender

Doc Rivers knows what it’s like to be an NBA point guard. Perhaps that is why he is so patient with them, which is a good thing. Patience is a virtue Rivers will need with the Clippers. In one of the overlooked aspects of the coach’s move west, Rivers traded one mercurial point guard, Rajon Rondo, for another, Chris Paul. Rivers went to great lengths to convince people that his...

Doc Rivers Says Bill Simmons ‘Did Everything He Could to Get Me Fired’

It’s obvious that Doc Rivers and Bill Simmons aren’t each other’s biggest fans. But, the beef could be personal between the two. In a radio interview Friday on WEEI, Rivers accused Simmons of doing “everything he could to get me fired,” and went on to say that Simmons even wrote letters to Celtics ownership and requested meetings to share his plans for firing the coach...

Bill Simmons fires back at Doc Rivers, calls him ‘Glenn’

The beef between Bill Simmons and Doc Rivers continued on Friday, and Simmons got personal when he called the former Boston Celtics coach by his real name. The whole thing started on Thursday when Simmons, a popular writer for ESPN who served as a commentator at the NBA Draft, accused Rivers of quitting on the [...]

The Bill Simmons-Doc Rivers Love Affair Is Over

The draft wasn’t all hugs and Drake love last night. ESPN allstar and Celtics homer Bill Simmons has been especially critical of Doc Rivers leaving Boston, specifically with how he did it and the interviews he’s given since. Given the chance to respond, Doc took the high road KIND OF, but then really didn’t. Props to Simmons for sticking to his guns on live tv. Jay Bilas Got...

Doc Rivers and Bill Simmons still going at it a day later

Doc on @WEEI about @BillSimmons: "He did everything he could to get me fired. Wrote letters, wanted to sit down w/ owners to talk about it." — Ben Rohrbach (@brohrbach) June 28, 2013 The quote I just retweeted is an outright, 100 percent lie. I'd be careful, Glenn. Seriously. Stop talking. You are making sh*t up. — Bill Simmons (@BillSimmons) June 28, 2013 Right...

What’s Next For The Boston Celtics?

In the past week, the Boston Celtics have experienced an overwhelming amount of changes. Doc Rivers was formally introduced as the Los Angeles Clippers head coach and Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, and Jason Terry were all traded to the Brooklyn Nets. It’s a lot to digest but when the deal to Brooklyn officially goes through [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...

Podcast: It Was All A Dream

Mark and McNeill talked about the NBA Draft, Canada Basketball, the big trade between Boston and Brooklyn, Bill Simmons and Doc Rivers, free agency and some possible trades.
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