Doc Rivers

Donald Sterling (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: No Place In NBA For Someone Like Donald Sterling

Charles Barkley has said it’s not illegal to be a racist. He’s right. But we can’t have a person of Sterling’s power wielding his alleged worldview over the Clippers — or anywhere else in the NBA.

04/28/2014

Jason Collins (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Clippers Join Nets In Considering Jason Collins

The undersized Nets worked out Collins during the All-Star break, general manager Billy King confirmed on Thursday. Collins would become the NBA’s first openly gay active player if he’s signed.

02/21/2014

Head Coach Jason Kidd of the Brooklyn Nets stands with Lawrence Frank. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: In Defense Of Jason Kidd’s Reassignment Of Lawrence Frank

Hopefully, as Kidd explained in his press conference, this was all about basketball and not something related to Frank’s personal situation.

12/04/2013

Kevin Garnett (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron Calls Out KG, Pierce, Doc After Trio Criticized Ray Allen

“I think the first thing I thought was, ‘Wow, Ray got killed for leaving Boston, and now these guys are leaving Boston,'” the nine-time NBA All-Star said.

10/17/2013

Deron Williams (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Deron Needed To Answer Questions At Press Conference

All those questions directed at the newcomers at the press conference would have been more appropriate for Williams, the man with that one ball in his hands most often.

07/19/2013

Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett (Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Done Deal! Nets Agree In Principle On Deal That Brings Garnett And Pierce To Brooklyn

According to Yahoo! Sports, the Nets have agreed a mega-deal that brings Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry to Brooklyn.

06/27/2013

Kevin Garnett (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Nets Reach Out To Celtics About Trading For Garnett

Nets general manager Billy King called the Celtics about the possibility of working out a deal for the future Hall of Famer, but he hasn’t heard back from Boston, multiple sources told the New York Daily News.

06/26/2013

Doc Rivers (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics, Clippers Agree On Doc Rivers Trade

Knicks fans will be seeing a whole lot less of Doc Rivers next season and beyond.

06/24/2013

Doc Rivers (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Doc Potentially Coaching Knicks, Kidd’s New Job And NBA Finals Notes

Doc Rivers would be the Knicks’ best coach since Pat Riley — sorry Jeff Van Gundy, but it’s true — and that hiring would make the Jason Kidd signing look like nothing more than a PR stunt.

06/13/2013

Jeff Van Gundy. Copyright 2006 NBAE (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Nets Discuss Head Coaching Vacancy With Jeff Van Gundy

According to a report, the Nets and former NBA coach Jeff Van Gundy have begun preliminary talks over their head coaching position.

06/01/2013

Doc Rivers and Rajon Rondo of the Celtics. (credit: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Celtics Expect Doc Rivers To Return, Deny Nets Chance To Speak With Coveted Head Coach

The Celtics have denied the Nets the opportunity to speak with coveted head coach Doc Rivers.

05/24/2013

Larry Brown (Photo by Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images), Jerry Sloan (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images) and Doc Rivers (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Coaching Search Reeks Of Unintentional Comedy

The Nets may have made great strides in 2012-13, but a bad choice and some bad luck could easily make them laughingstocks once again.

05/09/2013

Phil Jackson (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: Nets Reach Out To Phil Jackson About Coaching Vacancy

“I’m not going to say if we have or not,” Brooklyn general manager Billy King told WFAN on Tuesday. “Basically, I want to talk to Phil, see what he’s going to do, what he wants to do, and talk some basketball.”

05/07/2013

2013 Celtics (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images) and 2004 Red Sox (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Giglio: Knicks-Celtics Series Is Far From 2004 Yankees-Red Sox ALCS

Outside of the cities that the respective teams represent, there is little that connects the 2004 Yankees and Red Sox to the 2013 Knicks and Celtics.

05/03/2013

Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks drives the ball against Kevin Garnett of the Boston Celtics during Game 4. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

No Shortage Of Confidence As Melo, Knicks Head Home For Game 5

The Knicks will try to end their best-of-seven series Wednesday night in front of New York’s fans — and Anthony is confident his team can get it done.

04/29/2013

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