The biggest soap opera of the NBA free agency period unfolding Wednesday night in the heart of Texas, featuring old friends Doc Rivers and Paul Pierce.
Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Richard Parsons testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he’ll quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team.
The NBA squashed the Celtics-Clippers deal that would have sent Doc Rivers and Kevin Garnett to Los Angeles, but former Celtics Brian Scalabrine still believes the deal will get done at some point.
SI’s Chris Mannix joined Toucher & Rich on Tuesday and said there is a chance the Celtics-Clippers deal could be revisited at some point, but thinks Doc Rivers’ time in Boston is over no matter what.
Celtics analyst Gary Tanguay joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher and Rich on Wednesday, and thinks Paul Pierce will not be wearing Celtics green when the March 1 trade deadline hits.