Doc Rivers denies talking to Danny Ainge about Blake Griffin trade, may let Paul Pierce retire a Celtic?

In an offseason that's been full of rumors, one of the biggest ones was a possible Blake Griffin trade that would have him coming to Boston. Los Angeles Clippers coach and former Celtics coach Doc Rivers recently went on Adrian Wojnarowski's podcast to shed some light on those rumors and he vehemently denies ever discussing any deals with Danny Ainge. Via Jay King of
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Listen: Doc Rivers talks Clippers’ offseason with The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski

The Clippers’ coach and GM made an appearance on Woj’s podcast to discuss all things Clippers. Doc Rivers made an appearance on Adrian Wojnarowski’s podcast on Yahoo’s The Vertical and discussed the Clippers’ offseason and much more. On @WojVerticalNBA's podcast, head coach @DocRivers discussed the team's offseason and more
Via Clips Nation
6 hours ago

Doc Rivers: If Paul Pierce Retires, Clippers Would Let Him End Career With Celtics

Paul Pierce will always be a Boston Celtic. Sure, he’s played with three teams since the Celtics traded him to the Brooklyn Nets after the 2012-13 campaign. He’s played one season for each of the Nets, Washington Wizards and Los Angeles Clippers. But people will remember him as a great Celtics player before anything else. Pierce reportedly plans to play next season, his 19th...
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Doc Rivers: Clippers have plan to let Paul Pierce retire as a Celtic

Paul Pierce has yet to make an official decision on whether he will play one more season. If he does retire, the Los Angeles Clippers will let him join the Boston Celtics first. In an appearance on “The Vertical Podcast with Woj” this week, Clippers head coach and president of basketball operations Doc Rivers said there is already a plan in place that will allow Pierce to retire...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Clippers hoping Blake Griffin ends his career in L.A.

The Los Angeles Clippers are not trying to trade Blake Griffin, and Doc Rivers even said in a recent interview that they want Griffin for his entire career. The Los Angeles Clippers and their fans love Blake Griffin. Sure, he had a rough season in 2015-16 with a quadriceps tear, the Matias Testi incident which […] Clippers hoping Blake Griffin ends his career in L.A. - Clipperholics...
Via Clipperholics
8 hours ago

Doc Rivers talks Blake Griffin trade rumors

Let Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers tell it, the team never had any interest in trading star forward Blake Griffin. Griffin came up in trade rumors as of late with teams such as the Boston Celtics for a few obvious reasons. For one, he’s 27 years old. Two, he hasn’t appeared in more than 67 games in each of the past two seasons thanks to injury and other issues. Speaking...
Via The Sports Daily
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Clippers Rumors: No teams calling about Blake Griffin trade

Doc Rivers has said that no teams are calling the Los Angeles Clippers about a trade for Blake Griffin. The Los Angeles Clippers were never trading Blake Griffin to the Boston Celtics and they were never accepting a three-team trade with the Sacramento Kings to land Rudy Gay in return. Where would the sense be […] Clippers Rumors: No teams calling about Blake Griffin trade - Clipperholics...
Via Clipperholics
11 hours ago

Report: Paul Pierce to return to Clippers

Paul Pierce has been contemplating retirement from the NBA, but it sounds like he may be putting that off for another season. According to the LA Times' Brad Turner, Pierce is planning to return to the Clippers next season. Paul Pierce is planning on returning to the Clippers for the 2016-17 season, his 19th in the NBA, per source. — Brad Turner (@BA_Turner) July 27, 2016...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NBA Rumors: Brandon Bass Joins Clippers, Former Celtics Coach Doc Rivers

There’s just something about NBA players who are coached by Doc Rivers that ultimately draws them back to him someday. Brandon Bass is just the latest in a long line of Rivers’ former players to join him with the Los Angeles Clippers, as the Los Angeles Lakers’ free-agent forward reportedly spurned the San Antonio Spurs to join the other L.A. team. Lakers free agent Brandon...
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Doc Rivers on the Clippers: ‘We’re close, and we know that’

Doc Rivers and the Los Angeles Clippers were nowhere near close to 100 percent when they were defeated in Game 6 of their first-round series against the Portland Trail Blazers last week. After all, the team lost both Chris Paul and Blake Griffin for the playoffs during Game 3 of that series. This came with the Clippers up 2-0 on Portland. They’d then go on to lose the final...
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May 04, 2016  |  Discuss

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