Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers was fined $25,000 by the National Basketball Association for public criticism of referees following his team’s 105-104 playoff loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder two days ago.
Doc Rivers is leaving Boston for Los Angeles in the National Basketball Association’s first swap of a coach for compensation since 2007.
The Los Angeles Clippers ended trade negotiations to acquire center Kevin Garnett and coach Doc Rivers from the Boston Celtics, ESPN said.
Doc Rivers will go for a second National Basketball Association title in seven years as coach of the Boston Celtics next season.
Duke University guard Austin Rivers will enter this year’s National Basketball Association draft after becoming the third player in school history to lead the team in scoring as a freshman.
Duke University guard Austin Rivers is entering the National Basketball Association draft after one year with the Blue Devils, CBS Sports reported, citing multiple people it didn’t identify.
"We got robbed because of that call."
- Doc Rivers on May 15, 2014