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Pistons HC Dwane Casey Says NBA's Lack of Black Coaches Is 'Cyclical'

Detroit Pistons head coach Dwane Casey addressed the dwindling number of Black head coaches in the NBA on Friday...

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11:51am PDT - October 2nd, 2020

Is Doc Rivers the Right Coach for Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and the Sixers?

Doc Rivers was never going to be on the market for very long. As it turned out, 72 hours and 23 minutes passed between ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reporting that Rivers and ...

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6:09pm PDT - October 1st, 2020

Woj: Pacers 'Bear Watching' with Mike D'Antoni After Doc Rivers Joins 76ers

With Doc Rivers landing a new job with the Philadelphia 76ers almost as quickly as he became a free agent, the biggest name on the coaching market is once again Mike D'Antoni ...

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5:55pm PDT - October 1st, 2020

76ers' Joel Embiid Welcomes Doc Rivers After Ex-Clippers HC's Reported Contract

The Philadelphia 76ers hired Doc Rivers to be the team's head coach on Thursday, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, just days after he parted ways with the Los Angeles Clippers ...

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4:24pm PDT - October 1st, 2020

Sources - Doc Rivers agrees to five-year deal to coach Philadelphia 76ers

Doc Rivers, who agreed to a five-year deal with the Sixers just three days after parting with the Clippers, will return to the Atlantic Division, where he won an NBA title in 2008 as coach of the Celtics.

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2:46pm PDT - October 1st, 2020

76ers Rumors: Doc Rivers 'Swiftly Supplanted' Mike D'Antoni as HC Favorite

Doc Rivers , who stepped down as head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday, has reportedly "swiftly supplanted" Mike D'Antoni as the favorite to fill the Philadelphia 76ers ' head coaching vacancy...

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8:51am PDT - October 1st, 2020

Clippers Rumors: Ty Lue the 'Early Favorite' to Replace Doc Rivers as Head Coach

The Los Angeles Clippers are reportedly leaning toward naming Tyronn Lue as their next head coach. Per Marc Stein of the New York Times , Lue is considered the "early favorite" ...

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8:51am PDT - October 1st, 2020

Adam Silver on Lack of Black NBA Head Coaches: 'I Know We Can Do Better'

The NBA currently has just four Black head coaches—Lloyd Pierce in Atlanta, J.B. Bickerstaff in Cleveland, Monty Williams in Phoenix and Dwayne Casey in Detroit...

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6:52pm PDT - September 30th, 2020

Report: Doc Rivers to Meet with 76ers About HC Job After Being Fired by Clippers

Days after he was fired by the Los Angeles Clippers , Doc Rivers will travel to Philadelphia to meet the 76ers , according to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium...

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9:06am PDT - September 30th, 2020

Kendrick Perkins: Doc Rivers, 76ers Having 'a Lot of Conversations' About HC Job

Doc Rivers earned his nickname after wearing a T-shirt featuring Julius Erving during the 1980s. Forty years later, Rivers may wind up coaching the team Dr. J is most associated with...

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1:38pm PDT - September 29th, 2020

Report: Kawhi Leonard, Paul George Had Input on Doc Rivers' Clippers Exit

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George were reportedly asked for their input before Los Angeles Clippers governor Steve Ballmer made the decision to part ways with head coach Doc Rivers on Monday...

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10:50am PDT - September 29th, 2020

Report: Doc Rivers Struggled to Manage Clippers After Kawhi, George's Arrival

In the wake of Doc Rivers ' departure from the Los Angeles Clippers , the 58-year-old reportedly had difficulty managing the team's roster after Kawhi Leonard and Paul George were acquired last summer...

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9:05am PDT - September 29th, 2020

Clippers Rumors: Montrezl Harrell's Defensive Effort Questioned by Some with LAC

As the conference semifinals unfolded in the 2020 NBA playoffs, some questioned why former Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers continued to lean on Montrezl Harrell. The issue appears to have arisen internally as well...

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8:38am PDT - September 29th, 2020

'They Can't Let That Fall Apart': Next Clippers Coach Faces Brutal Circumstances

The Los Angeles Clippers floored the league in July 2019 when reports came out that they had not only landed Kawhi Leonard as a free agent, but also Paul George in a trade...

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7:50am PDT - September 29th, 2020

Mavericks' Mark Cuban Reportedly Helps Delonte West Reunite with Family Member

Dallas Mavericks governor Mark Cuban picked up former NBA guard Delonte West at Dallas-area gas station as members of West's family have been worried about his well-being...

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8:51pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Making Sense of Doc Rivers' L.A. Clippers Tenure After Sudden Exit

Few things in the NBA are truly shocking, but the Los Angeles Clippers' decision to part ways with head coach Doc Rivers on Monday afternoon was a rare exception...

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7:26pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

The Doc Rivers Firing Won’t Fix Paul George & Kawhi Leonard

The Doc Rivers Firing Won’t Fix Paul George & Kawhi Leonard CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds Doc Rivers was just fired as the Clippers' head coach. While he deserved to be canned, this team will never flourish until its stars wake up. The Doc Rivers Firing Wo…

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4:52pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

The Doc Rivers Firing Won't Fix Paul George & Kawhi Leonard

Doc Rivers was just fired as the Clippers' head coach. While he deserved to be canned, this team will never flourish until its stars wake up.

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4:52pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Clippers Rumors: Ty Lue, Jeff Van Gundy Among Candidates to Replace Doc Rivers

The Los Angeles Clippers have already begun to narrow down their list of possible replacements for Doc Rivers after moving on from the 58-year-old head coach. Rivers confirmed his departure Monday with a statement on Twitter...

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3:35pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

NBA Rumors: Doc Rivers Contacted by 76ers, Pelicans After Clippers Exit

It reportedly didn't take long for Doc Rivers to land on the radar of multiple NBA teams. According to Marc J...

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3:35pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Report: Doc Rivers Out as Head Coach After Clippers Blow 3-1 Lead vs. Nuggets

The Los Angeles Clippers and head coach Doc Rivers have parted ways, the coach confirmed on Monday. Rivers' statement comes after ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski  broke the news the two sides were going their separate ways...

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2:38pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Doc Rivers out as Head Coach After Clippers Blow 3-1 Lead vs. Nuggets

The Los Angeles Clippers and head coach Doc Rivers have parted ways, the coach confirmed on Monday. Rivers' statement comes after ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski broke the news the two sides were going their separate ways...

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2:27pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Clippers Rumors: Doc Rivers to Return Despite Blowing 3-1 Series Lead to Nuggets

Despite a disappointing second-round exit in the playoffs, the Los Angeles Clippers reportedly aren't expected to move on from head coach Doc Rivers ...

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11:20am PDT - September 16th, 2020

Role-Playing LeBron: Inside the Strange World of NBA's Superstar Stand-Ins

There's no way to replicate the experience of playing against LeBron James in the playoffs. But as the Houston Rockets prepare during their second-round series against James' Los ...

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6:08am PDT - September 10th, 2020

Doc Rivers: Clippers Use Old Paul Pierce, Celtics Plays for Kawhi Leonard

Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers is reaching deep into his playbook to fully utilize Kawhi Leonard...

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12:21pm PDT - September 4th, 2020