Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 6/17/13
Where Doc Rivers will coach next season, if he will at all, is still to be determined. The latest reports have Rivers leaving Boston to either coach the L.A. Clippers or hanging up the clipboard for a bit to return to broadcasting. There's always the possibility that Rivers could come back to coach the Celtics, but as CSNNE's A. Sherrod Blakely points out, that option is getting more problematic as the days go by and the rumors continue to flow that Rivers wants to coach somewhere else. “If Rivers does return as the C's head coach, the need for damage control will certainly be a work in progress. But the biggest concern has to be with the locker room, especially if most of the players from last season are back. Rivers is well known for his ability to motivate players, getting them to believe in putting the team ahead of their own individual goals and agendas. But his tryst with the Clippers seems to contradict that feel-good, ubuntu mantra.” Rivers' best asset is his relationsh...
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