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DOC RIVERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Who does Marcus Smart remind Doc Rivers of? Well, Doc Rivers of course

Coming out of college, Marcus Smart was constantly compared to ex-Celtic, and current Memphis Grizzlies' guard, Tony Allen. But former Celtics' coach Doc Rivers, thinks the 21-year old reminds him of someone else:Per Mass Live's Jay King:He reminds me of me. A better version of me. I'm serious. I really mean that. I think a better version, and I'm not kidding.The compliment from...
Via Celtics Life
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Fall To Ninth In East After Blowout Loss To Clippers At Home

BOSTON — Doc Rivers’ latest return to TD Garden was a happy one for his Los Angeles Clippers. Rivers’ current team routed his old one Sunday night, with the Clippers coasting past the Boston Celtics by a final score of 119-106. The loss was Boston’s fifth in its last seven games. OVER EARLY It was obvious from the jump which one of these teams has its sights on an NBA title...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lester Hudson, Former Celtics Guard, Signs 10-Day Contract With Clippers

BOSTON — Doc Rivers has recruited yet another Celtics castoff to come join him in L.A. Rivers’ Los Angeles Clippers announced Sunday they had signed 6-foot-3 guard Lester Hudson to a 10-day contract. Hudson, who played 16 games for Boston during the 2009-10 season, joined the Clippers ahead of their Sunday matchup with the Celtics at TD Garden. Hudson’s signing came after...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Clippers-Celtics Preview

Reaching the playoffs was almost always a foregone conclusion for Doc Rivers when he coached the Boston Celtics, and that has continued since he left for the Los Angeles Clippers. Rivers' successor, Brad Stevens, is trying to make his own postseason plans for the Celtics, who continue their push Sunday against a playoff-bound Clippers squad seeking another easy win to cap a three...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Blake Griffin does a great Austin Rivers impersonation

I guess being the head coach’s son doesn’t protect you from being the target of Blake Griffin. During a recent Clippers practice, Griffin was caught on film making fun of Austin Rivers, the son of head coach Doc Rivers. Griffin pulled out all the stops including the head jerking, Rivers’ dribbling style and even Austin’s “shooting technique.” A video posted by matt_barnes9...
Via Crossover Chronicles
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers loosens up his neck and makes some odd faces

NBA players usually have their pregame warm-ups which includes stretching, sprints, a few laps, and more to loosen up the muscles and get warm before tip-off. Usually coaches don’t get loose before games, but the Clippers’ Doc Rivers needed to get his neck warmed up as well and went to town on the bench as he did some interesting stretching with his neck while making some odd...
Via Bloguin Best
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers Rips ESPN Writer For DeAndre Jordan Article He Didn’t Read

Doc Rivers loves to defend his players, and most of the time, there’s nothing wrong with that. When the topic turned to DeAndre Jordan, though, the Los Angeles Clippers coach went a bit too far. It all started in early March, when Rivers gave his big man a resounding endorsement, claiming he’s “clearly” the defensive player of the year. Rivers...
Via NESN.com
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Clippers: Trade rumors

With the February 19th trade deadline looming, head coach and President of Basketball Operations Doc Rivers will have some decisions to make, or perhaps, lack thereof. The Clippers currently boast a record of 35-19 and sit in sixth place in the Western Conference standings. Unfortunately, with star power-forward Blake Griffin still out indefinitely, and with a roster severely lacking...
Via isportsweb.com
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers apologizes to young fan for team’s poor play (VIDEO)

The Los Angeles Clippers attempted to derail the Cleveland Cavaliers freight train on Thursday night at Quicken Loans Arena. It didn’t go well. The Clippers found themselves down 23 points at the half, and ended up losing, 105-94. The Cavs extended their winning streak to 12 games—one shy of the franchise record. Even though they played a red-hot team, Clippers head coach...
Via The Sports Daily
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss
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