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DOC RIVERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Doc Rivers Nearly Became the Lakers Head Coach

Well this is interesting. Doc Rivers, current Los Angeles Clippers head coach, has been one of the best coaches in the league since being hired by the Boston Celtics during the 2004 NBA off-season. Rivers made two NBA Finals appearances and won one title. Interestingly enough, Rivers nearly took a completely different job that fateful summer. Had Phil Jackson retired a bit earlier...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers: Magic’s Nikola Vucevic “Is An All-Star”

Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic may be the best NBA player nobody knows about. Well almost nobody. Clippers coach Doc Rivers was so impressed with his 19-point, 14-rebound performance (neither of those numbers are within seven of his season high) against Los Angeles that he gave him some love after the game, via John Denton of the Magic’s official site: “Vucevic is an all...
Via Standing O Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers’ Ronnie Price Forearms Pelicans’ Austin Rivers In Face (Video)

Call Doc. Better yet, call an actual doctor. Ronnie Price was ejected from Wednesday’s Los Angeles Lakers-New Orleans Pelicans game for forearming Austin Rivers in the face. Rivers, son of Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers, remained in the game but probably saw a few stars. The officials slapped Price will a flagrant foul two, hence the ejection. The forearm, while...
Via NESN.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rivers doesn't see value in team meetings

Doc Rivers has never been much for team meetings. For example: Rivers doesn't think his players were "real" in the meeting they had following the Los Angeles Clippers' lackluster loss to Golden State on Wednesday.  "I don't believe in team meetings," Rivers said Friday. "That's just my opinion. Sometimes, they help. I'm just not a...
Via Fox Sports West
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers Rips Clippers, Lets Them ‘Blow Smoke’ After Loss To Warriors

Doc Rivers pulled no punches while criticizing his team. The Los Angeles Clippers held a players-only meeting Wednesday following a 121-104 loss to the Golden State Warriors. The defeat dropped the Clippers’ record to 3-2, and Rivers wasn’t pleased with his team’s overall effort. “I didn’t say much. I just let them blow smoke up each other’s asses,” Rivers told reporters...
Via NESN.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers eviscerates Clippers after lospsided loss to Warriors

The Los Angeles Clippers fell 121-104 to the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night and the blowout nature of the score didn’t tell half the story of how poorly the team played, at least from the perspective of head coach Doc Rivers. Rivers absolutely eviscerated the team after the loss, not only for how it...Read More The post Doc Rivers eviscerates Clippers after lospsided...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Clippers Injury Update: Doc Rivers says Jamal Crawford's injury is nothing 'serious'

The Los Angeles Clippers open the regular season on Thursday against the Oklahoma City Thunder following a 2-6 record during the preseason.  Looking to start the season healthy, the Clippers played without veteran Jamal Crawford during their final preseason game as a precaution. Coach Doc Rivers noted that Crawford's injury was not serious.Keith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsRowan...
Via NBA Injury News
29 days ago  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs & Los Angeles Clippers join chase for Ray Allen

The San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers are the latest teams to join the Cleveland Cavaliers in the race to get shooting guard Ray Allen. Allen, is currently a free agent and last played with the Miami Heat, has yet to decided whether to continue his NBA career in what would be his 19th season or to retire. Ray Allen The Spurs only have one open roster spot on their team...
Via isportsweb.com
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers does not like a former Boston Celtics star he coached

Jason Whitney Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers apparently has a strong dislike for his former point guard, Rajon Rondo. While Rivers had a very successful run as coach of the Boston Celtics, there was several reports of friction between the two. And it doesn’t stop there. Rondo had a beef with sharpshooter Ray Allen during their […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists...
Via Sports-Kings
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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