VIDEO: Celtics Pay Tribute To Clippers’ Coach Doc Rivers During Game
|Jonathan Garza||Story last updated: at 6:09 pm|
The Boston Celtics played a video (below) to honor their former head coach Doc Rivers, who now sits atop the helm of the Los Angeles Clippers, paying tribute to his time in Boston.
An emotional Rivers fought off tears, and reportedly said that he would be emotional during tonight’s game, as reported by Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe on Twitter.
— gary washburn (@GwashburnGlobe) December 12, 2013
Rivers won the NBA title in 2008 as the Celtics coach and reached the NBA Finals in 2010, also coaching the NBA All-Star Game in 2008 and 2011.