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Doc Rivers jokes: Kevin McHale and I have truce for 'no hack' series
Doc Rivers jokes: Kevin McHale and I have truce for 'no hack' series

Clippers Coach Doc Rivers and Houston Rockets Coach Kevin McHale have something in common -- they both have players who are liabilities from the free-throw line. Clippers' center DeAndre Jordan shot 39.7% from the charity stripe this season. Rockets' center Dwight Howard shot 52.8% from that distance, and Rockets' forward Josh Smith shot 52.1% "Kevin and I have the truce going, it will be a no hack-a-series, or it will be all-hack-series," Rivers joked Monday before Game 1 of the teams' second-round playoff series. In the Clippers' first-round series against the San Antonio Spurs, Coach Gregg Popovich often used the hack-a-Jordan strategy. The...

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