HoopsHype Austin Rivers Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: March 03, 2015 | 12:52 PM

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers said his fearlessness comes from Doc, who told him if he screws up fans will move on but if he does great they will talk @ it.

Kurt Helin

Kevin Garnett gets into it with Austin Rivers, double technicals issued (VIDEO) dlvr.it/8prW1m

Jay King

Video: Kevin Garnett does not appreciate getting bumped by Austin Rivers masslive.com/celtics/index.…

Emiliano Carchia

VIDEO: Kevin Garnett Lets Austin Rivers Know That He Will Not Be Tolerating His Shoves sportando.com/en/usa/nba/154… http://t.co/TmuOYePBP8

Arash Markazi

Did Austin Rivers bump KG intentionally: "I was walking to my bench and he was in my way and I wasn’t moving."

Ben Bolch

Doc Rivers on Austin Rivers-Kevin Garnett run-in: "I thought Austin should have punched him, personally." Yes, he was kidding.

Ben Bolch

Did Austin Rivers intentionally bump Kevin Garnett on the way to his bench? "I was walking to my bench and he was in my way," Rivers said.

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers said Kevin Garnett also hit him in the stomach and knocked the wind out of him before their run-in.

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers had a red welt on his head from where he said Kevin Garnett elbowed him BEFORE the run-in during the timeout.

Ben Bolch

Clippers got big contributions from Glen Davis, Austin Rivers, Jordan Hamilton, Spencer Hawes and Dahntay Jones.

Alex Kennedy

Kevin Garnett treating Austin Rivers like his son and demanding respect: vine.co/v/O0ePUxUWnYJ

Kristina Leahy

Doc you gunna get in there? RT @jackhaveitall KG jawing at austin rivers vine.co/v/O0ePK3abJd1

Paul Flannery

I'm assuming everyone has already exhausted their KG-Austin Rivers jokes.

Jerry Zgoda

Austin Rivers-KG get in a kerfuffle, both T'ed up. That's 3 Ts in 2 games for 21

Arash Markazi

KG pushes Austin Rivers and he pushes back. They go face to face for a moment with KG smiling as he walks away. They both get Ts.

Andy Greder

Kevin Garnett elbows Austin Rivers, and they jaw. Both get hit with technical fouls. #Twolves

Dan Woike

Kevin Garnett and Austin Rivers jawing --- techs on both. MEDIATE, DOC!!!!!

Ben Bolch

Kevin Garnett and Austin Rivers get in each other's faces, exchange words, receives technicals.

Jon Krawczynski

KG and Austin Rivers talking smack!!!!

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers to Glen Davis is a thing.

Dan Woike

With Jamal Crawford hurt, nice 2nd-half minutes from Austin Rivers (13 points) and Glen Davis (9 points)

Ben Bolch

Glen Davis blocks Ricky Rubio, leading to Austin Rivers layup and a 97-91 Clippers lead.

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers misses 2 free throws.

Dan Woike

Lineup alert: DeAndre Jordan, Austin Rivers, CJ Wilcox, Jordan Hamilton and Hedo Turkoglu

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers going to free-throw line. His aggressiveness has been impressive, and needed, in third quarter.

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers layup pulls Clippers into 80-80 tie.

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers layup pulls Clippers to within 80-78 before Doc Rivers gets a technical foul.

Ben Bolch

Chris Paul drives and kicks to Austin Rivers for corner three-pointer that gives Clippers 34-18 lead over Timberwolves.

Mike McGraw

Basic recap of 1st half: Chris Paul is +12; Austin Rivers is -8. Mirotic leads #Bulls with 13 points.

Arash Markazi

Jamal Crawford and Austin Rivers have combined to go 0-for-10 off the bench to start the game. The Clippers still lead the Bulls 37-34.

Vincent Goodwill

If at first you don’t succeed Austin Rivers, keep shooting until you miss a dunk. #Ouch

Arash Markazi

Clippers current lineup is Austin Rivers, Jamal Crawford, Jordan Hamilton, Hedo Turkoglu and Glen Davis.

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers drives impressively but one-handed dunk bounces out.

Sam Smith

Austin Rivers in for Clippers; same surname as coach. Kind of amusing coincidence

Ben Bolch

Another turnover for Austin Rivers leads to Memphis basket that gives Grizzlies 30-29 lead.

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers should have been given two turnovers on that play. He traveled before the bad pass.

Arash Markazi

Dave Joerger winces and says, "Oh, hell no!" after that Austin Rivers air ball.

Dan Woike

Austin Rivers turnover leads to Corey Brewer's dunk, and Houston goes up 92-86.

Ben Bolch

Great play by Austin Rivers to knock the ball away from Corey Brewer on the break. Looked like a sure basket.

Dan Woike

Rough stretch here for Austin Rivers, two misses and a turnover

Arash Markazi

TMZ says "Clippers prodigy" Austin Rivers is trying to recruit Jack Nicholson to come to Clippers games. tmz.com/2015/02/23/aus…

John Reid

Former Pelicans guard Austin Rivers scored a career-high 28 points in Clippers' 126-99 victory vs. Kings Saturday.

Tom Ziller

POINT: David Stockton appears to be smaller than Isaiah Thomas. COUNTERPOINT: He blocked an Austin Rivers' half-hook last night.

Tom Ziller

really bummed i didn't stay home to watch austin rivers score 28 on my favorite team really bummed

Emiliano Carchia

VIDEO: Austin Rivers has a career-high 28 points sportando.com/en/usa/nba/153… http://t.co/iqbNIS9DoP

Robert Morales

J.J. Redick videobombs Austin Rivers after Rivers' big game Saturday in victory over Kings insidesocal.com/clippers/2015/… #Clippers

Kyle Anderson

I see you hooping bro good game!! @Austin Rivers

Arash Markazi

Podium game for Austin Rivers, who had a career-high 28 points in 26 minutes. http://t.co/m5YwhMWzAs

Demian Belmonte

"Trato de aportar energía y jugar duro para que la segunda unidad sume" - Austin Rivers, récord de carrera con 28 puntos ante Sacramento

Robert Morales

Austin Rivers had 28 points in 126-99 win over Kings #Clippers