“Michael Jordan would be the new logo”: Doc Rivers explains why it is foolhardy to honor Kobe Bryant with a new NBA logo

Doc Rivers thinks Michael Jordan should be honored on any new NBA logo instead of Kobe Bryant, and he explains why. Kyrie Irving has been fighting a lone ranger’s battle for the past couple of days, trying to get the…

“Michael Jordan is the greatest player, but LeBron James has the greatest career”: Sixers’ Doc Rivers explains how he underestimated His Airness in his rookie year, comments on GOAT debate

Doc Rivers recounted the story of how he underestimated Michael Jordan in his rookie year on his appearance on the ‘All The Smoke’ podcast. Rivers had a long NBA career, playing for the Atlanta Hawks through his first 8 years.…

“LeBron James is doing everything better than 5 years ago”: Lakers star earns the highest recognition from Sixers coach Doc Rivers

Doc Rivers was effusive in his praise for LeBron James ahead of the Sixers’ game against the Lakers at the Wells Fargo Center. LeBron netted 22 points in a dominant first half performance. He was getting to the basket practically…

“Can you think of what would have happened if those were black people”: Sixers coach Doc Rivers passionately points out white privilege in treatment of Washington rioters

Doc Rivers made a passionate statement about the contrast in treatment between BLM protests and the Washington rioters who stormed the Capitol. Washington DC was taken hostage by thousands of Trump supporters who went to a Stop the Steal rally…

“Michael Jordan was allowed to grow into greatness unlike LeBron James”: Doc Rivers hints at why Lakers star is his GOAT over MJ

Doc Rivers gave his reasoning as to why he believes LeBron James is the GOAT over Michael Jordan in a recently unearthed interview. A 13-year NBA veteran in the 80s and 90s, Doc is one of those people who’ve seen…

“Lakers don’t win championship without Dwight Howard”: Doc Rivers says LeBron James and co needed big man to win the NBA title

Doc Rivers raves about Dwight Howard and says the Los Angeles Lakers don’t reach the NBA Finals without him. Drafted number 1 overall in 2004, Dwight Howard was the league’s best big man for more than half of a decade.…

‘Preferential treatment for LeBron James and Anthony Davis helped Lakers win title’: Doc Rivers adamant that some players deserve special perks

Doc Rivers believes that if special players get special treatment and their team wins, there’s no harm, no foul. The former Clippers coach faced a lot of flak after details of preferential treatment to his stars emerged. Kawhi Leonard and…

“Kawhi Leonard was accepted; the other new guys weren’t”: Doc Rivers dishes on Clippers players not liking Paul George

Doc Rivers talks about some of the newer Los Angeles Clippers signees from last year weren’t very well liked by teammates. The Los Angeles Clippers had perhaps the 2 most jaw-dropping offseason acquisitions in recent history back in 2019. MVP-calibre…

‘It’s not going to be any different’: Sixers head coach Doc Rivers sends warning to Paul George, Clippers for next season

Doc Rivers says that the coaching in the 2020-21 NBA season won’t be any different with Tyronn Lue as the head coach. Following the Clippers’ monumental collapse against the Denver Nuggets in last year’s Playoffs, owner Steve Ballmer was furious.…

“I’m the one who blew the 3-1 lead for the Clippers”: Paul George clears the air about his Doc Rivers comment

Los Angeles Clippers’ star Paul George attempted to clear the air about his earlier statement on Doc Rivers. A few days ago Paul George was on ‘All the Smoke’ podcast. There he criticized how the then Clippers’ head coach Doc…