| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss whether the expected hiring Doc Rivers as coach will be enough to put the Clippers into the Western Conference finals.
Ben Bolch, Los Angeles Times
Doc Rivers immediately makes the Clippers a team that...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:57 PM
When Byron Scott met with Clippers owner Donald Sterling Tuesday night for dinner to talk about the team’s coaching vacancy, league officials said the meeting between the two was “really good.”
Scott had met with the Clippers’...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The Clippers and Boston Celtics have renewed talks Wednesday again to try and broker a deal for Doc Rivers and Kevin Garnett to come to Los Angeles, said league officials who were not authorized to speak publicly on the situation.
The deal had broken...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:01 PM
The talks that resumed between the Clippers and Boston Celtics on Wednesday are expected to resume again Thursday for Coach Doc Rivers and Kevin Garnett to come to Los Angeles, said league officials who weren’t authorized to speak publicly on the...
| Jun 21, 2013
It was the summer when a good NBA team was bold enough to become a great one.
It was 1999, and the team was led by two stars who had carried it to three consecutive playoff appearances. But each time it had fallen short of the NBA Finals and been swept...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:17 PM
The Clippers are trying to work a trade to land Boston Celtics’ Coach Doc Rivers.
It’s unusual, but it rates a distance second with other franchises.
Trading for a coach? Sure, hardly a run-of-the mill deal. But how about swapping owners?...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 8:34 PM
Talks between the Clippers and Celtics on a possible deal to bring Boston Coach Doc Rivers to Los Angeles reached a stalemate when both sides refused to budge on their offers, several NBA executives said Saturday.
The Clippers have concluded that if...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:56 PM
Talks between the Clippers and Boston Celtics about a possible mega-deal that would send Coach Doc Rivers and forward Kevin Garnett to L.A. again have reached an impasse, according to several NBA executives who were not authorized to speak publicly.
| Jun 18, 2013
| 9:55 AM
The Clippers and Boston Celtics have called off a blockbuster deal Tuesday that centered around Coach Doc Rivers and Kevin Garnett coming to Los Angeles, The Times has learned.
The final sticking point that stopped the deal was Boston president of...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:11 PM
Phil Jackson doesn't want to lie to himself, he's done coaching.
"Sometimes I feel I can still get out there and do it but the reality is I'm kidding myself," Jackson said at a "Live Talks Los Angeles" event at the Alex Theatre in Glendale on Wednesday....
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:58 AM
The notion that the Clippers could somehow get Celtics Coach Doc Rivers and satisfy the high demands from Boston has become a “far-fetched” possibility that L.A. “doesn’t see happening,” according to several NBA executives...