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Clippers vs Celtics – Doc Rivers Admits He Quit On Boston

Posted on 12 Dec, 2013, by in Basketball

Yes, there was a basketball game between the Los Angeles Clippers (who won) and the Boston Celtics, but most of the attention was focused on Doc Rivers coming back to play against the team he coached for nine seasons. Finally, after months of denial, spins and smearing of the truth, he also admitted that he quit on the team because he made the selfish and right decision for him, not the honorable one. More

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Los Angeles Clippers – Defense is Still a Huge Problem

Posted on 30 Oct, 2013, by in Basketball

All the talk of being one of the favorites in the Western Conference went to the heads of some Los Angeles Clippers players, who looked a lot less special and impressive, especially on defense, which was the team’s Achilles heel last season as well. More

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Lakers vs Clippers – Nick Young the Only One Who Cares

Posted on 21 Oct, 2013, by in Basketball

NBA preseason means a time for change and new beginnings. One of those is Doc Rivers, trying to continue the growth of the Los Angeles Clippers over the last two years, covering up the Los Angeles Lakers’ championship banners and retired uniforms during his team’s home games. Apparently, even if the someone on their crosstown rivals is insulted or angry about the matter, only Nick Young seems to care enough to sound off about it. More

Chris Paul scored 40 points for the Los Angeles Clippers in a 118-111 win over the Denver Nuggets.

Los Angeles Clippers – Paul Takes Preseason Seriously

Posted on 20 Oct, 2013, by in Basketball

It’s hard to say what Doc Rivers was thinking as he let Chris Paul and Blake Griffin play for over 40 minutes in a preseason, but it did get out the best from his point guard, delivering a performance in overtime for the Los Angeles Clippers that’s rarely seen by a proven star in a meaningless game. More

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No More Lob City For Blake Griffin & Los Angeles Clippers

Posted on 4 Oct, 2013, by in Basketball

Even though it’s been quite a while since the Los Angeles Clippers were only identified by dunking and playing high flying basketball epitomized by Blake Griffin connecting with Chris Paul and getting the nickname ‘Lob City,’ there’s a good chance that with Doc Rivers now coaching the team, those days are over. More

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Doc Rivers Admits He Screwed the Boston Celtics

Posted on 30 Sep, 2013, by in Basketball

There are two villains in the fall of the Boston Celtics over the last season from Conference finalists to one of the worst teams in the NBA: Doc Rivers and Rajon Rondo, each making things worse in his own way. More

Paul Pierce

On Paul Pierce Being Angry at the Boston Celtics

Posted on 5 Aug, 2013, by in Basketball

Instead of finishing his career with the only team he’s ever played for, the Boston Celtics, Paul Pierce was traded, along with Paul Pierce and Jason Terry, to the Brooklyn Nets, which does promise him winning more games next season, but also leaves him quite disappointed with the franchise he thought he’d be with for life. More

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Boston Celtics to Los Angeles Clippers – Doc Rivers Made the Right Choice the Wrong Way

Posted on 29 Jun, 2013, by in Basketball

NBA players & head coaches care about what people say & think about them. Doc Rivers is trying to make like his breakup with the Boston Celtics was about the team moving on from him, but there’s no doubt that the move to the Los Angeles Clippers came all from him, no matter how much he tries to hide it. More

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On Doc Rivers Being a Traitor, Something LeBron James & Ray Allen Aren’t

Posted on 26 Jun, 2013, by in Basketball

The general perception and memory of certain moments in history is made by the media’s angle of events. LeBron James will forever be a traitor to some for leaving, as a free agent, from Cleveland to Miami, while in Boston’s eyes, Ray Allen is a traitor. So how will the Celtics view Doc Rivers, who made his move mid-contract, demanding to leave and join the Clippers? More

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NBA Rumors – Boston Celtics Should Have Traded Rajon Rondo

Posted on 23 Jun, 2013, by in Basketball

Everything looks clearer in hindsight, but due to the developments in the Doc Rivers – Rajon Rondo front, it looks more and more like one big mistake by the Boston Celtics to decide Rajon Rondo is the man of the future, which also cost them Ray Allen bolting to the Miami Heat, winning an NBA title with the C’s current biggest rivals. More