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Clippers are becoming the team Coach Doc Rivers always knew they'd be
Clippers are becoming the team Coach Doc Rivers always knew they'd be

Austin Rivers remembers the postgame speech that epitomized how his father has handled this sweaty fight of a Clippers season. It was, appropriately, about boxing. "One thing I've learned about playing for my dad is that he gives unbelievable speeches," Austin said. "Seriously, I had no idea." The talk was delivered in early February, after a loss in Toronto that marked the season's nadir. The Clippers had lost four of five games, including ugly defeats at New Orleans and Brooklyn. The players didn't seem to like each other. Their coach seemed unable to reach them. There were questions about leadership and toughness. The locker room was full of defeat...

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