Doc Rivers opens up about nearly quitting coaching in 2016

As Doc Rivers leads one of the best and brightest teams in all of the NBA, it’s worth noting that he was almost never in this position in the first place. In a feature this week by Dan Woike of the Los Angeles Times on the job stress of NBA head coaches, the LA Clippers coach discussed how he nearly quit coaching three winters ago due to the toll the job was taking on his health. “It was awful,” Rivers said in the piece. “That was a tough stretch. I almost thought about quitting because I had no...

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