Speaking at a charity event in Boston, Rivers suggested that Pierce's decision came down to the two teams.
Paul hugs Doc after the Celts defeat the Detroit Pistons in Game 6 to win the 2008 Eastern Conference Finals.The Los Angeles Clippers made some big offseason moves, maintaining their monster shot-blocker and re-shaping their bench. Among the acquisitions made GM/coach Doc Rivers is former Celtic Paul Pierce. Pierce was huge for the Washington Wizards in playoffs, burying the Raptors...
The Los Angeles Clippers brought in Paul Pierce to fill a void on the roster, but head coach Doc Rivers has a humorous plan concerning when to send The Truth into games during the 2015-16 season. According to ESPN’s Chris Forsberg, Rivers joked that his expectations for Pierce merely include garbage-time contributions: Doc Rivers on what he expects from Paul Pierce with...
It's hard to take any conclusion from last year's Los Angeles Clippers season other than Doc Rivers the GM really undermined Doc Rivers the coach. To support an elite starting lineup, Rivers trotted out way too many players who were most effective back when he was leading the Boston Celtics to a championship during the 2007-08 season. The 2014-15 versions of Nate Robinson, Glen...
There have been some rumblings that one of the reasons — perhaps even the main reason — DeAndre Jordan verbally committed to the Dallas Mavericks was that his agent steered him in that direction. It would appear that Doc Rivers believes that was the case. In a fantastic piece of reporting this week, Tim MacMahon...Read More
There were likely a number of factors that went into DeAndre Jordan’s decision to back out of his deal with the Dallas Mavericks and re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers. Was Doc Rivers’ daughter one of them? According to Dwain Price of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Jordan was “all systems go” to sign with the...Read More
Jamie Foxx was a guest on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Tuesday night, and the acclaimed actor snuck in one of the best Doc Rivers impersonations you will ever hear. Foxx and Fallon were squaring off in a musical impressions game that Fallon likes to play, and they started talking about how hoarse...Read More
Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers is considered one of the most respected minds in the basketball world. He led the Boston Celtics to the championship back in 2007-2008, and has put up multiple 50-win seasons in Southern California since taking over that job two years ago. With championship aspirations in Los Angeles, the team fell well short of its goal this season, losing...
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