Coach Doc Rivers is heading to Los Angeles? Reports said the Clippers have agreed, in principle, to a deal with the Celtics for coach Doc Rivers, pending league approval.
According to ESPN.com, sources confirmed the news Sunday (June 23) that the Clippers will sign Rivers to a three-year, $21 million contract.
Additionally, the L.A. team will send a 2015 first-round pick as compensation to the Celtics, who have agreed to release the coach from the three years, $21 million he has remaining on his deal with the club.
Sources said the deal will deal the deal in Chris Paul inking a new, five-year max contract — he becomes an unrestricted free agent July 1.
Now, what’s the future of the Celtics’ Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce? Stay tuned…