Doc Rivers claims the Los Angeles Clippers consulted him before acquiring James Harden, attributing part of the team's success to his advice.

By the Numbers
  • Rivers states that the Clippers contacted him before the trade for Harden.
  • The Clippers are currently the third seed in the Western Conference with a record of 36-17.
Yes, But

Not everyone is pleased with Rivers' actions this week, as he is accused of taking credit while absolving himself of accountability for the Milwaukee Bucks' performance.

Bottom Line

Rivers' claim of being consulted by the Clippers before the James Harden trade raises questions about his influence and accountability, adding complexity to his recent actions as a head coach.