HoopsHype Austin Rivers Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: December 16, 2014 | 10:08 PM

Tony Jones

Ryan Anderson has 23 points off the bench for the Pelicans. Austin Rivers has 12. Both have hurt Utah significantly

John Reid

Big 3-pointer by Austin Rivers cut the Jazz's lead to three. But Utah answers with Alec Burks' 3-pointer.

Jimmy Smith

Time out 8:13 4Q, Utah 96, #Pelicans 89. @Austin Rivers with 3-PT play opportunity out of the break.

Tony Jones

Gordon has Austin Rivers on him and is sensing barbecue chicken

John Reid

Ryan Anderson airballed a 3-point attempt. Austin Rivers overshot a layup. Not good.

Jason Calmes

Austin Rivers ties things up at 21 on a fast break dunk! 3:51 left in the first quarter.

Jimmy Smith

NIce steal and run-out slam for @Austin Rivers; ties score at 21 vs. #Warriors who call time with 3:51 1Q.

Jason Calmes

Crowd is loud as Austin Rivers dunks it!

Chris Fedor

LeBron James has 19 points in the first against the Pelicans. Tyreke Evans. Luke Babbitt. Austin Rivers. That's who NO is using against him

Jim Eichenhofer

With Jrue Holiday and Austin Rivers whistled for 2 fouls, Jimmer Fredette checks in for #Pelicans with 1:28 left in 1Q, rare minutes for him

Nakia Hogan

Jrue Holiday has picked up 2 fouls in first 3:02. He's being replaced by Austin Rivers.

Jim Eichenhofer

Austin Rivers on Dante Cunningham: "He hustles, guards anybody on the floor. He knows his role, he does it well, and he's been huge for us."

Nakia Hogan

Austin Rivers and Ryan Anderson check in for Pelicans.

Rodrigo Azurmendi

A esta altura Austin Rivers pareciera que juega por portación de apellido. No hace ningún tipo de diferencia en la cancha.

Rodrigo Azurmendi

Me preguntaba por qué Austin Rivers juega tanto. @JoeyARamirez con la respuesta: Fredette (el suplente) tiene un PER de 1.7 y TS% de 30.0.

Jimmy Smith

#Clippers coach and @Austin Rivers dad Doc interested observer tonight in Staples with two other kids.

Raul Barrigon

Austin Rivers pulls down Blake Griffin's shorts. vine.co/v/OrOzVuqDm0Q

Jim Eichenhofer

Couple nice finds already by Gal Mekel, picking up assists on shots by Austin Rivers + Ryan Anderson. 2nd unit needs his command of offense

John Reid

Gal Mekel playing PG, Austin Rivers at SG.

Jimmy Smith

Time out 2:45 1Q, #Clippers up 25-17 over #Pelicans; @Austin Rivers with 2 FTs out of the break.

Robert Morales

Austin Rivers, son of Doc, just entered game for Pelicans #Clippers #Pelicans

Jimmy Smith

That's PF2 on Babbitt, the #Pelicans most consistent offensive weapon tonight. There's 6:14 to go 1Q. @Austin Rivers checking in.

Jimmy Smith

Doc Rivers says son @Austin Rivers would not have benefitted from another year in college. bit.ly/1vYIdu5

John Reid

Nice dunk by Austin Rivers but the Pelicans are trailing 72-57 with 3:48 remaining in the third quarter.

Marcus Thompson

Um … who told Austin Rivers he could take off like that?

John Reid

Bad shot taken by Austin Rivers.

Anthony Slater

Kevin Durant mid-post isolation on Austin Rivers seems like a decent option for Scott Brooks.

John Reid

Austin Rivers is the point guard right now with the second unit on the floor.

John Reid

Austin Rivers still having problems finishing around the rim.

John Reid

Austin Rivers struggling - dribbles too long into shot clock. Got to give up ball if he's doesn't have a shot or open driving lane.

Rashad Mobley

I bet the Pelicans would rather have Rasual Butler over Austin Rivers right about now

Jim Eichenhofer

Monty Williams opts to keep same NOLA starting five for second game, with Austin Rivers at SG: on.nba.com/1yvGWLJ http://t.co/2EtFXCJ5Q5

Nakia Hogan

#Pelicans sticking with Austin Rivers in the starting lineup tonight vs. Wizards.

Nakia Hogan

Austin Rivers on his 0-for-8 shooting: "It was a bad night for me. I had good looks. I just sucked tonight."

John Reid

Pelicans just don't have it right now - Hawks up 51-36. Time for Monty Williams to go to the bench. Austin Rivers is 0-of-8.

Nakia Hogan

Is it me or does it seem like it was a bad idea to start Austin Rivers at SG. He really seems unsure of himself.

Jason Calmes

It's not Austin Rivers' night. Now 0-7.

Nakia Hogan

Austin Rivers hasn't gotten off to the type of start he had hoped for, missing his first four shots. Hawks lead 10-8 with 5:09 left in 1Q.

John Reid

Austin Rivers off to a 0-for-2 start from the field. Just missed a reverse layup.

John Reid

Pelicans guard Austin Rivers will get his first start of the season tonight against Atlanta Hawks.

Nakia Hogan

Austin Rivers starting at shooting guard vs. Hawks, but Pelicans could use a platoon s.nola.com/wmfvZ0I via @nolanews

Jim Eichenhofer

Austin Rivers will start at shooting guard in Atlanta; Tyreke Evans back to small forward: on.nba.com/1rEOTrS http://t.co/sBs8pwy6Jx

Nakia Hogan

Austin Rivers will get the start at SG tonight for #Pelicans vs. Hawks. Tyreke Evans moves back to SF.

Chris Vivlamore

Pelicans will start Austin Rivers tonight against #ATLHawks.

John Reid

Austin Rivers got to get the ball out of his hands quicker. Missed opportunity for a potential Anthony Davis' dunk just happened.

Jim Eichenhofer

Bad break with Jrue Holiday picking up 4th foul at 9:14 of 3rd qtr. Probably will have to sit rest of period. Austin Rivers in. Sac 57-55

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans @Jrue Holiday picks up PF4 with 9:14 to go 3Q. @Austin Rivers in the game.

Jason Jones

DeMarcus Cousins just had some words for Austin Rivers. Why? I have no idea.