Sixers to interview Rivers

Former Los Angeles Clippers coach Doctor Rivers will meet with the Philadelphia 76ers to discuss their head trainer opening, according to reports.

Shams Charania of The particular Athletic reported upon Wednesday that Rivers will be a minimum of the second NBA-champion coach to meet with all the 76ers, following Tyronn Lue.

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On Monday, Rivers as well as the Clippers parted ways, 13 times after the Denver Nuggets came back from the 3-1 deficit to eliminate the Clippers from the NBA playoffs.

Rivers, who turns 59 upon October 13, has a 943-681 report in 21 seasons as an NBA coach. The victories rank 11th all-time. He also won the particular 2008 NBA title with the Birkenstock boston Celtics.

Tyronn Lue has been one of Doc Rivers' assistant instructors on the Los Angeles Clippers this season

Picture: Tyronn Lue was one of Rivers’ assistant coaches with the Clippers this year

Lue, 43, who won an NBA name with the Cleveland Cavaliers with LeBron James in 2016 and offered as one of Rivers’ assistants with the Clippers this season, reportedly interviewed on Wednesday.

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Last month, the particular Sixers fired coach Brett Brownish after seven seasons following their own first-round playoff sweep by the Birkenstock boston Celtics.

Former Houston Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni, 69, also is believed to be under consideration in Philadelphia.

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