Austin Rivers RUMORS & NEWS

  • Clippers might play Austin Rivers at small forward to increase versatility

    Orange County Register "It seemed unthinkable when the Clippers acquired Austin Rivers that they eventually would consider him an option to start games at small forward. It was a position he had never played, one where he would be undersized and out-muscled. But after something of a breakout season in 2015-16, when..." October 09

  • Austin Rivers, Clippers agree on 3 years, $35M

    ESPN "Free-agent point guard Austin Rivers has agreed to re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers on a three-year deal worth $35 million, he confirmed to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne on Saturday. The deal contains a player option for the third year, Rivers said." July 03

  • Clippers, Knicks, Blazers Interested In Austin Rivers

    Real GM Basketball "Austin Rivers met with officials from the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday in Orlando. Rivers is expected to also meet with the New York Knicks" July 01

  • Report: Rivers to decline option, become free agent

    The Score "Los Angeles Clippers backup point guard Austin Rivers has chosen not to exercise his player option for the upcoming season and will become a free agent, ESPN's Marc J. Spears reports. Rivers had a $3.3-million option for next season, but is likely to command a higher annual salary with the cap..." June 01

  • Austin Rivers Pumped About 'Ninja Turtles' Cameo ... Gunning For 'Space Jam 2'

    TMZ "When in L.A. ... you get in the movies -- just like Clippers star Austin Rivers, who locked up a pretty sweet cameo in the new 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' movie! We spoke with Austin -- who's still recovering from that gnarly eye injury he suffered earlier in the NBA playoff -- and he told..." May 21

  • Austin Rivers receives 11 stitches after elbow to face

    The Score "Players on the Los Angeles Clippers are dropping like flies at the worst possible time. Already without the services of stars Chris Paul and Blake Griffin, the Clippers lost Austin Rivers - the guard who had replaced CP3 in the starting lineup - just minutes into the opening quarter of Game 6..." April 30

  • Doc and Austin Rivers Have a Sad, Distant Father-Son Relationship

    Complex "The Los Angeles Clippers are struggling on many fronts. Blake Griffin and Chris Paul are out for the rest of the playoffs. LA trails the Portland Trailblazers 3-2 when at one point it looked like the Clippers, who led this series 2-0, could give the depleted Warriors a run for their money in..." April 28