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  1. Big-play Bass strikes again

    Greg Payne

    NEW YORK -- Based on the way things had already unfolded, perhaps it shouldn't have been surprising that Brandon Bass hit what head coach Doc Rivers deemed the "biggest shot of the game" in the Boston Celtics' 92-86 Game 5 victory over the New York K...

    Blog | May 02, 2013
  2. Doc: We're asking too much from Pierce

    Greg Payne

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- A quick film session probably confirmed what Celtics head coach Doc Rivers already knew: Paul Pierce isn't Superman, even if Boston had been guilty of asking him to try to be during the opening two losses of its first-round playoff ...

    Blog | April 25, 2013
  3. Doc puts faith in Crawford

    Greg Payne

    After playing Jordan Crawford just over 10 minutes in the Celtics' Game 1 loss of their first-round playoff series with the New York Knicks, head coach Doc Rivers vowed to give him more time in Game 2, and did so, as Crawford logged 25:15 of floor ti...

    Blog | April 24, 2013
  4. Rivers: Pierce 'needs some help'

    Greg Payne

    NEW YORK -- Following the Celtics' 85-78 loss in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series with the New York Knicks, head coach Doc Rivers felt Jeff Green had been asked to do too much, between his scoring and having to defend Carmelo Anthony. But a...

    Blog | April 24, 2013
  5. Ball movement lacking in opening loss

    Greg Payne

    NEW YORK -- When the Celtics take the floor Tuesday night for Game 2 of their opening round playoff series against the New York Knicks, coach Doc Rivers is hoping to see a more cohesive effort from his team. Rivers pinpointed a lack of ball moveme...

    Blog | April 21, 2013
  6. C's never established KG

    Greg Payne

    NEW YORK -- When Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers shows his team the game film from its 85-78 loss to the Knicks in Game 1 of their opening-round playoff series, Kevin Garnett might be among his first topics of discussion. Jesse D. Garrabrant...

    Blog | April 21, 2013
  7. Rivers talks Marathon tragedy, Knicks

    Greg Payne

    Quick hits following Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers' weekly appearance on Boston sports radio WEEI (93.7 FM) Thursday. On the Toronto Raptors introducing the Celtics Wednesday night with "Sweet Caroline" playing in the background: "Yeah, the...

    Blog | April 18, 2013
  8. Doc's take: Playoff preparations continue

    Greg Payne

    Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers wasn't about to overanalyze something he feels he's known for some time. For weeks his club had been clinging to the seventh spot in the Eastern Conference, and a 120-88 thrashing of the Orlando Magic on Saturd...

    Blog | April 13, 2013
  9. Doc quick hits: We're not moving up

    Greg Payne

    Quick hits following Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers' weekly appearance on Boston sports radio WEEI (93.7 FM) on Thursday. On what the Celtics need to do to get ready for the playoffs: "Well, it's interesting because you're still concerned ab...

    Blog | April 11, 2013
  10. Doc Rivers trying to get Boston Celtics' bench settled in

    Greg Payne

    Doc Rivers is trying to get the Celtics' bench players settled in to their roles.

    Story | Conversation | April 09, 2013
  11. Crawford seeks frightening balance

    Greg Payne

    BOSTON -- Celtics coach Doc Rivers playfully suggested that Jordan Crawford could be a charter member of the NBA's "All-Scare Team," with his shot-making ability enough to frighten opposing coaches and his bouts of erratic play enough to make Rivers ...

    Blog | March 26, 2013
  12. Opportunity for Wilcox to fill KG void

    Greg Payne

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- Celtics forward Chris Wilcox has fought to be a mainstay in head coach Doc Rivers' rotation for the majority of the season, and while injuries and general inconsistencies have derailed that effort at times, the recent loss of Kevin ...

    Blog | March 26, 2013
  13. Doc's Take: 'We deserved to lose'

    Greg Payne

    After the Celtics squandered a steady first-half effort and a lead that grew as large as 13 during an unsightly 87-86 loss to the New Orleans Hornets on Wednesday, Boston head coach Doc Rivers didn't hide his frustration with his team. Greg M. Co...

    Blog | March 20, 2013
  14. Quick hits from Doc Rivers

    Greg Payne

    Quick hits following Celtics head coach Doc Rivers' weekly appearance on Boston sports radio WEEI (93.7 FM) Thursday morning (click HERE to listen). * On whether it feels like Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce reach a new milestone every night: "Yeah...

    Blog | March 14, 2013
  15. Doc's Take: 'We laid an egg'

    Greg Payne

    AP Photo/Bob LeveroneCeltics coach Doc Rivers didn't like anything about his team's effort Tuesday in Charlotte.Following the Celtics' 100-74 bludgeoning at the hands of the Charlotte Bobcats on Tuesday night, coach Doc Rivers wasn't looking to make ...

    Blog | March 12, 2013
  16. Quick hits from Doc

    Greg Payne

    Quick hits following Celtics head coach Doc Rivers' appearance on ESPN Radio's SVP & Russillo show Thursday (to listen to the interview, click HERE): On why the Celtics have played so well (13-4) without Rajon Rondo: "Well I thought we were playi...

    Blog | March 07, 2013