Doc Rivers Out as Head Coach of Clippers
The Los Angeles Clippers can have a brand new head coach subsequent season, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN experiences as Doc Rivers is supposedly out. Rivers was the coach of the franchise since 2013, when he was acquired in a commerce from the Boston Celtics.
Rivers oversaw a lot of the Chris Paul Period in Los Angeles and helped the workforce navigate the doubtless rocky section between the workforce’s Lob Metropolis section and its present rendition.
He was additionally the coach of the workforce all through the possession transition between Donald Sterling and Steve Ballmer.
Rivers’ first yr on the helm of the Kawhi Leonard-led Clippers, nonetheless, led to disappointment because the workforce as soon as thought of a heavy title favourite fizzled out within the second spherical.
The Clippers have been 49-23 this season and by no means completed beneath .500 throughout Rivers’ tenure with the franchise. The enduring coach had a equally dominant run with the Boston Celtics previous to his arrival in Los Angeles and can also be a former Coach of the 12 months winner from his time with the Orlando Magic.
It’s unclear if Rivers shall be looking out for one more job straight away however there are a number of groups that might certainly contemplate him if he chooses to get proper again within the saddle.
Extra to come back.