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Clippers Coach Doc Rivers has no problem with protests
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers has no problem with protests

As the coach and president of basketball operations for the Clippers, Doc Rivers offered his support for the NBA players who have recently taken up social causes involving racial issues. It started with Chicago's Derrick Rose wearing an "I Can't Breathe" T-shirt during warmups, and Cleveland's LeBron James, the Lakers' Kobe Bryant, Brooklyn's Kevin Garnett and others have done the same. The shirts are a reference to the last words Eric Garner uttered before he died in July after a chokehold was applied by a police officer who was attempting to arrest him on Staten Island in New York. "I like it as long as it's not anything to improve...

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