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Doc Rivers to the Clippers?
Doc Rivers has been the most successful Celtics coach in a long time, but he soon might be taking his talents to Los Angeles. The Clippers and the Celtics are discussing a move in which Boston would allow Rivers out of his three-year contract to sign with Los Angeles. Boston would send Kevin Garnett to the Clippers and receive DeAndre Jordan and a future first-round pick, although the Celtics are insisting that Eric Bledsoe be included in the trade as well. Would acquiring Rivers be worth two of the Clippers' young stars?
Doc Rivers' future
The future of Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers remains uncertain, with man and team staying mum but sources telling Chris Broussard that the title-winning coach "feels it may be time for a change." Rivers is the highest-paid coach in the league, but has spent nine seasons at the helm of a Celtics team that was bounced from the 2012-13 first round and is surrounded with questions: Will Kevin Garnett be back? What about Paul Pierce? Is Rajon Rondo the player around which to build? All of these and more could push Rivers out the door -- and he might have a suitor or two if he leaves.
Nets can't talk to Doc Rivers
The Celtics were bounced early from the playoffs this season, but they're not ready to give up on coach Doc Rivers just yet. Celtics president Danny Ainge denied permission for the Nets to talk to Rivers, who has three years and $21 million left on his contract. Rivers did well to get the Celtics to the postseason despite an aging rotation and a season-ending injury to Rajon Rondo, but the Nets could offer a new opportunity -- if he decides he's done all he wants to do in Boston.
It's the one stat that's remained constant throughout the history of the NBA: No team has ever won a playoff series after trailing 3-0. Then again, the same was true in Major League Baseball up until 2004, when the Red Sox became the first team to pull off the feat, winning four straight against the Yankees to advance to the World Series. So with Boston and New York facing off again, do the Celtics have what it takes to make NBA history? Or was Sunday's Game 4 overtime win by the Celtics just a blip on the radar?
Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce are both future Hall of Famers, but they added just a bit more luster to their résumés on Wednesday night. Both Garnett and Pierce moved up on the NBA's list of all-time leaders in points scored, and it doesn't seem like they're at all done improving their positions. Can you name the top 20 players on the list? Take our quiz!More games from ESPN Arcade »