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Clippers' Austin Rivers out four to six weeks because of broken hand

Clippers' Austin Rivers out four to six weeks because of broken hand

Derrick Collins and Scott Foster may owe Austin Rivers an apology.

The NBA referees called the Clippers guard for back-to-back technical fouls in a matter of seconds Wednesday against the Minnesota Timberwolves after Rivers complained about no foul being called on Andre Miller despite contact on Rivers' driving layup early in the second quarter.

It turned out Rivers had broken his left hand on the play, just about the last thing the Clippers needed with All-Star power forward Blake Griffin already sidelined by a broken right hand.

"I went to the lane, and something, either an...

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