Father vs. Son: Doc and Austin Rivers
When the Boston Celtics host the New Orleans Hornets Wednesday, Celtics coach Doc Rivers will have have to come up with a plan to stop his son Austin who plays for the Hornets.
Austin Rivers was selected by New Orleans with the 10th overall pick in last spring’s draft. This will be the first time the two have faced each other in a game.
Austin is averaging 6 points, 2 assisits and 2 rebounds per game in this his rookie season.
Meanwhile Doc Rivers and the Celtics have been clicking as they are currently riding a six game winning streak.