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Rivers punching all the right buttons

Originally Published: June 13, 2008
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com

LOS ANGELES -- Entering this series, the one mismatch everyone pointed to wasn't on the court, but on the sidelines -- nine-time champion Phil Jackson against Finals neophyte Doc Rivers.

Well, it's been a mismatch all right. Just not the way we expected.

Doc -- the same Doc who Boston fans were clamoring to fire a year ago, and the same Doc who as recently as a few weeks ago was pounded in the media as the Celtics struggled -- is tooling around the legendary Zen ...

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