Playing at Denver against the
Before his son, Austin, who plays for the
That fell through. Rivers said his son was so exhausted after that energy output that he had to sit down during layup lines.
The coach said he heard another strategy from a championship coach, whose name he declined to reveal.
The coach told Rivers to fly in right before tip-off. The problem with that strategy -- the team would incur a big fine, likely between half a million and a million, Rivers said.
"The first four minutes are definitely going to be a shock, like I haven't done any cardio all season, that's what its going to feel like," Jordan said. "But after we get past that, we'll be all right."
Jordan said that if it were up to him, he'd have a hidden helper.
"I want to have my inhaler in my sock," Jordan said.
The Clippers do have one thing on their side.
They're in fifth place with a record of 18-7 while the Denver Nuggets are 12th place with a record of 10-15.