Doc Rivers

SOURCE SPORTS: Doc Rivers Explains Why He Kicked Ben Simmons Out Of Practice


Ben Simmons got himself kicked out of practice on Tuesday by Doc Rivers, and the reason the Philadelphia 76ers head coach made the decision is not a huge surprise. Visit for more information The 76ers announced on Tuesday that Simmons has been suspended for Wednesday’s season opener against the New Orleans Pelicans due to […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Doc Rivers “Doesn’t Know” If Ben Simmons Is The Right PG To Lead

Ben Simmons 76ers

After another heartbreaking playoff exit, the Philadelphia 76ers’ fans and their head coach Doc Rivers are wondering if Ben Simmons is the answer at the point guard position? Visit for more information Rivers’ 76ers lost 103-96 in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference semifinals series with the Atlanta Hawks. Simmons scored just five points […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Doc Rivers Responds to Paul George’s Criticism

Doc Rivers: 'It's amazing why we keep loving this country, and this country does not love us back'

Damian Lillard isn’t the only one at Paul George’s head. After the Clippers star seemingly put blame on his former coach for the Clippers’ failure this past season, Doc Rivers has an answer. Visit for more information PG13 was on the All The Smoke podcast and blasted the way Rivers coached the Clippers. “We […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Doc Rivers Sells His Malibu Beach House for $12.25 Million

Doc Rivers: 'It's amazing why we keep loving this country, and this country does not love us back'

Doc Rivers is no longer coaching in Los Angeles so he is unloading some real estate in that area. Visit for more information Rivers sold his Malibu beach house for $12.25 million recently, according to the LA Times. The home was two stories and overlooked the Pacific Ocean. It has four bedrooms, five bathrooms, a sauna, […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Doc Rivers Lands On His Feet and Becomes 76ERS New Head Coach

Doc Rivers: 'It's amazing why we keep loving this country, and this country does not love us back'

Doc Rivers didn’t stay unemployed for too long. Visit for more information As first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, Rivers has reached an agreement with the Philadelphia 76ers to become the team’s new head coach. Rivers has been an NBA head coach for at least part of every season since 1999-2000. He is […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Clippers’ Owner Steve Ballmer Talked to Kawhi Leonard and Paul George Before Letting Go of Doc Rivers


Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer made the final call to cut ties with Doc Rivers, but he didn’t act alone. Visit for more information ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne and Ohm Youngmisuk shared some details on Tuesday from the days leading up to the divorce between Rivers and the Clippers. ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne and Ohm Youngmisuk reported […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Doc Rivers Out As Clippers Head Coach

Doc Rivers: 'It's amazing why we keep loving this country, and this country does not love us back'

After losing a 3-1 series to the Denver Nuggets, you knew changes were coming to the Los Angeles Clippers. You just didn’t know Doc Rivers would be part of the change. Visit for more information As first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski, Rivers will not return to coach the Clippers next season. Rivers then issued […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers Earns 900th Career Win

Doc Rivers: 'It's amazing why we keep loving this country, and this country does not love us back'

The Los Angeles Clippers win over the Portland Trailblazers Thursday night clinched a major milestone in the career of Head Coach Doc Rivers. The future Hall of Fame coach earned his 900th career win putting him in company with legends like Phil Jackson, Pat Riley, and Larry Brown. Visit for more information Rivers is […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Clippers Coach Doc Rivers Hit With $50,000 Tampering Fine

Doc Rivers

Doc Rivers, head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers, has been fined $50,000 for tampering after he comments made about Kawhi Leonard. Visit for more information Many believe the comments were he compared Leonard to Michael Jordan on an ESPN broadcast as the flag. Rivers was a guest on the ESPN’s NBA Finals preview […]

Doc Rivers Leads Mid-Game Celebration of Dirk Nowitzki at Staples Center

The NBA has been giving the flowers to the legends on their way out all season. After being honored alongside Dwyane Wade at the 2019 NBA All-Star game, Dirk Nowitzki received a standing ovation from the crowd in Staples Center. Visit for more information While Nowitzki was checking out in the final seconds of […]

No, Doc Rivers is Not Going to Miss Kobe Bryant…”He’s Inflicted Pain On Me Personally”

Screen Shot    at

Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers and retiring NBA legend Kobe Bryant played in opposite conferences for much of their careers, so there aren’t many memorable match-ups between them to report. That fact makes Rivers’ recent comments about Kobe’s impending retirement that much more eye-opening, and really speaks to the effect Bryant’s innate competitive nature […]

According to Doc Rivers, The Clippers Plan On Keeping Blake Griffin

la sp cn blake griffin reveals what inspired him to become avid reader

After the infamous scuffle with the team’s trainer in which he broke his hand, it looks like Blake Griffin‘s trade rumors have finally been laid to rest. Visit for more information According to Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers, the Clip Show plan to keep Blake on their roster. Rivers told Los Angeles Times writer Ben Bolch that […]

NBA: Paul Pierce Agrees To 3 Year Deal With Los Angeles Clippers

17 year NBA veteran Paul Pierce is still a force to be reckoned with even at the age of 37. Spending most of his career playing in Boston, leading the team to a championship trophy alongside coach Doc Rivers, he bounced around the league in recent years. Pierce was traded to the Brooklyn Nets prior […]