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Recollected Delonte West gets shot from Doc Rivers

Delonte West injured his right thumb in a very typical way during his rookie season with the Celtics in 2004-05. He sprained the thumb during an in-practice fight for a loose ball, and was later spotted by then-coach Doc Rivers actually talking to his hand. “He said it listens to him — it’s going to heal that way,” Rivers, a personal fan of the combo guard right from the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tanguay blasts Red’s Army… so we return the favor

Local sportscaster Gary Tanguay saw fit to disagree with our take on notorious Rondo-hater Jeff Goodman on Comcast Sports Net tonight.  While we appreciate the mention, we take exception with a few of his points. Ok, all of his points.  So let’s take this point-by-point, shall we? “Rondo is not as popular as fans want to believe. Doc Rivers just didn’t want to coach Rondo...
Via Red's Army
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers says that LeBron James return to Cleveland is terrific

Outside of the folks in Miami, the overwhelming opinion of LeBron James going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers is that it is a good thing for the league. Yesterday, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers was tracked down by the folks over at TMZ for his comment on the matter. Rivers noted that he thought it would be good for the league for LeBron to go home: *** Doc Rivers says...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers believes Celtics can turn it around

Boston Herald- Even though he is a year and great distance removed from the Celtics, he is still in touch. He and Danny Ainge still speak with each other regularly, and Rivers is well aware the club is seeking to take a giant step with a trade or, if that fails, go through a longer and more thorough rebuilding process. “I think Danny’s going to be patient,” Rivers said. ...
Via Celtics Life
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers Trying To Pull Off Some Free Agency Magic

The Clippers are looking to trade for Paul Pierce who is a free agent however the Clippers are looking to do a sign and trade with the Nets for him. Doc Rivers and Pierce have a very close relationship every since their Boston days.Pierce showed he still has gas in the tank and is looking to make one last championship run, if the Clippers were to land him then they signed themselves...
Via TopSportsReport
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics interested in trading for Austin Rivers?

Remember back in 2012 when many were hoping that the Celtics would draft Austin Rivers? We even had an article on Celtics Life titled "Is Austin Rivers destined to be a Celtic?"It's two years later, and while Rivers was drafted by New Orleans, it's still possible that he ends up in green and white. His father, Doc Rivers, is no longer the coach of the Celtics, but...
Via Celtics Life
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers could bring Lawrence Frank to Clippers

According to the LA Times, former Celtics coach Doc Rivers is doing a bit of organizational restructuring with his new team. Due to this restructuring, there will now be a vacancy at the assistant coaching position for the Los Angeles Clippers, in addition to the possibility that either of Doc's other current assistants could be hired elsewhere:Rivers has a new title — president...
Via Celtics Life
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Clippers shuffle front office; promote Doc Rivers

The Clippers announced a major reorganization of their basketball operations Monday, one that includes a new title for coach Doc Rivers and the demotion of Gary Sacks from vice president of basketball operations to assistant general manager. Rivers, the team's senior vice president of basketball operations, now becomes president of basketball operations as well as head coach...
Via Fox Sports West
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Clippers give head coach Doc Rivers a promotion

Doc Rivers spent last season atop the Clippers’ basketball operations organizational flowchart, and he’ll stay there – with a better title and re-arranged cast beneath him. Rivers – who, in addition to coaching, held the the title of Senior Vice President of Basketball Operations – is now President of Basketball Operations. That “senior” in his previous titles distinguished...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers and Jermaine O'Neal get into it during game 2

Doc Rivers once called Jermaine O'Neal training camp MVP when he was with Boston. Time has passed, and Doc Rivers is out west, and so is O'Neal. Doc Rivers seemed to be upset that O'Neal was playing some hard defense on his precious Blake Griffin. Who went off for 35 in the Clippers 138-98 win over Golden State. Some point to Doc being upset with Jermaine about being...
Via Celtics Today
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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