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Sources: Doc Rivers agrees to five-year deal to coach Philadelphia 76ers – ESPN Australia

Doc Rivers, who agreed to a five-year deal with the Sixers just three days after parting with the Clippers, will return to the Atlantic Division, where he won a…

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After a rapid courtship and negotiation, Doc Rivers has reached agreement on a five-year deal to become the next coach of the Philadelphia 76ers, sources told ESPN on Thursday.
Rivers’ deal with the Sixers comes only three days after he parted with the LA Clippers. It also means he’ll return to the Atlantic Division, where he’ll be a principal rival of the Boston Celtics, with whom Rivers won an NBA title in 2008 as coach.
Sixers general manager Elton Brand on Monday reached out to Rivers and …

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