Austin Rivers RUMORS & NEWS

  • Clippers guard Austin Rivers: ‘We will be a playoff team this year’

    Orange County Register "Austin Rivers made a prediction Sunday. It wasn’t a particularly bold one. He simply said he expected the Clippers to return to the playoffs next spring. An offseason of change should make them a stronger, deeper and more resilient team for 2017-18. “We will be a playoff team this year,” Rivers..." October 16

  • Chris Paul, Austin Rivers: No problem with relationship on Clippers

    USA Today "Austin Rivers had heard enough. For two days, the 24-year-old Los Angeles Clippers guard heard all the chatter about how he was to blame for Chris Paul’s exit to the Houston Rockets late last month. It was easy to ignore at first, but then the media din grew louder. ESPN. Fox Sports One. The..." July 11

  • Doc Rivers: I Didn't Reject Carmelo Trade for Austin Rivers

    TMZ "Doc Rivers says reports he shot down an opportunity to deal away his son, Austin Rivers, for Carmelo Anthony are pure BS ... telling TMZ Sports bluntly, "That's not true." The Clippers honcho was leaving Madeo in Bev Hills Wednesday night when we asked if Chris Paul's departure meant it was a "sad..." June 29

  • Chris Paul Lost Faith In Doc Rivers Due To How He Favored Austin Rivers Over Team

    Real GM Basketball "The relationship between Chris Paul and Doc Rivers began to deteriorate when the Los Angeles Clippers traded for Austin Rivers. Paul and other members of the Clippers felt Rivers didn't treat his son the same way as he did the rest of the players on the team. When Doc Rivers decided not to..." June 28

  • Glen Davis fires back after being ripped by Austin Rivers

    Larry Brown Sports "It’s safe to say Glen “Big Baby” Davis and the Rivers family are not going to be sitting down to a nice dinner together anytime soon. Davis spent most of his eight-year NBA career playing under Doc Rivers, but they ended up parting ways on bad terms when the big fella left the Los Angeles..." June 01

  • Austin Rivers rips ‘out of shape’ Glen Davis over comments about him and his father

    Larry Brown Sports "Austin Rivers is letting his former LA Clippers teammate have it. In an appearance on FOX Sports 1’s “Undisputed” on Wednesday, Rivers was asked about ex-teammate Glen “Big Baby” Davis’ feud with his father, Clippers head coach Doc Rivers, and Davis’ recent comments that the Rivers father-son..." June 01

  • Austin Rivers 'Breaking Up Clippers Would Be 'Idiotic' ... We're a Piece Away'

    TMZ "Austin Rivers feels VERY strongly that the L.A. Clippers should do everything in their power to keep the core players for another season ... telling TMZ Sports they're just "a piece away" from being champs. The rumors are swirling that Doc Rivers will break the team up -- possibly trading..." May 12

  • Clippers expect Rivers to return for Game 5 vs. Jazz

    CBS Sports "The Clippers are without one of their biggest pieces, Blake Griffin, for the rest of the playoffs. But the team reportedly will receive a boost to its backcourt for Game 5 against the Utah Jazz. According to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Clippers expect Austin Rivers to play Tuesday..." April 24