HoopsHype Austin Rivers Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: May 20, 2015 | 02:35 PM

Robert Morales

Doc Rivers hopeful he can convince son @Austin Rivers to return to Clippers' nest insidesocal.com/clippers/2015/… #Clippers

Tim Cato

Austin Rivers Beno Udrih Pablo Prigioni Festus Ezeli

Amin Elhassan

Fun fact about Austin Rivers: as a rookie scale FA (bec his 4th yr team option was declined), Clips are limited to how much they can pay

Zach Lowe

Sounds like Doc the GM views Austin Rivers the player as a key long-term piece: usatoday.com/story/sports/n…

Tom Haberstroh

Austin Rivers missing a 3 is a fitting end to the Clippers season.

Royce Young

WATCH: James Harden cooks Austin Rivers with step-back jumper cbsprt.co/1FmxkH5 vine.co/v/eAKVWjBTQ6J (Vine via @NBA)

Tim Cato

The Clippers brought this upon themselves. How can I feel sympathy for a team who traded for Austin Rivers?

Calvin Watkins

Doc Rivers still upset about the Harden play when it appeared he pushed off Austin Rivers. Refs not listening.

Brad Turner

James Harden step back jumper over Austin Rivers and does his cooking move

Calvin Watkins

James Harden runs into a Mack Truck (Big Baby) and Austin Rivers, built like a Kia, gets knocked down.

John Meyer

Austin Rivers with 3 fouls in 6 minutes, also known as "Pekovic's rookie year."

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers pushes off for needless offensive foul, his third foul of game, and leaves immediately.

Brad Turner

Austin Rivers 3 fouls after offensive foul

Calvin Watkins

Clint Capela, who weights 105 pounds, gets knocked down by Austin Rivers on the foul.

Robert Morales

After a long 3-ball by @James Harden for a 22-13 Rockets lead, @Austin Rivers responds with a layup. It's 22-15 Rockets. #CLIPPERSvsROCKETS

Tony Jones

Game 7 Austin Rivers has shown up

Dan Woike

Josh Smith has gone full Austin Rivers

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers' three-point-play triggers Lawler's Law, Clippers now up 100-90.

Dan Woike

Austin Rivers' 3-point play puts the Clippers up 100-88. The law will be tested.

Arash Markazi

Welcome to the Austin Rivers Show, we've been waiting for you.

Andrew Sharp

Austin Rivers and Matthew Dellavedova really tearing through this night of playoff basketball. Please come back soon KD and Russ.

Calvin Watkins

Austin Rivers is back to being Austin Rivers. He's 1-4 with a steal. He picked Prigioni's pocket. That's not saying much.

Arash Markazi

Austin Rivers dunk > Austin Rivers floater

Dan Woike

Prigioni runners vs. Austin Rivers floaters

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers on Doc saying he got C's: "I don't think he ever asked for my report card, to be honest with you."

Calvin Watkins

Doc Rivers said Austin Rivers (hip pointer) is fine and won't have any limitations.

Royce Young

Austin Rivers loves to shake the haters off cbsprt.co/1FnBwbA http://t.co/24kkUvLybQ

Mark Medina

Via @MWhicker03LANG: Austin Rivers wants you to hate him, it motivates him when you do bit.ly/1IDv8fo

Amin Elhassan

1. LA Hey, I give Laker fans (& Austin Rivers Clipper fans?!) crap, but LA's a hell of a town. Incredible weather, lots to do #FavNBACities

Arash Markazi

Matt Barnes (shoulder/ankle), Austin Rivers (hip), Glen Davis (foot) are dealing with injuries but all are expected to be ready by tomorrow.

Brad Turner

JJ Redick, Jamal Crawford, Austin Rivers were a combined 8/33

Adi Joseph

Austin Rivers just did his move.

David Hardisty

It's good to see Austin Rivers be Austin Rivers again. 94-78 Rockets, 9:26 left.

Brad Turner

Austin Rivers returns to game

Calvin Watkins

Austin Rivers checks back in after hurting his hip.

Arash Markazi

Austin Rivers is checking back into the game for Chris Paul.

Jenny Dial Creech

Austin Rivers set to come back in.

Dan Woike

Austin Rivers set to check back in.

Ben Bolch

Austin Rivers getting ready to check back in, seems fine.

Janis Carr

Per TNT: Austin Rivers has a bruised hip

Arash Markazi

Austin Rivers is standing up and walking around on his own but Chris Paul will start the 4th quarter.

Lang Whitaker

I know we're just supposed to make fun of Austin Rivers but I think it's kinda cool he wears his dad's old no. 25.

Arash Markazi

Trainers are looking at Austin Rivers after that fall before the end of the 3rd quarter. Looks like his hip. He is staying on the bench.

Brad Turner

Clippers team doctor, trainer Jasen Powell appeared to be working on Austin Rivers' right hip or side while he was on the bench.

Amin Elhassan

I hope Austin Rivers is OK, but dammit if Doc aint give him the "put some tussin on it and get on up boy...stop all that fussin" look

Janis Carr

Austin Rivers in intense pain after landing awkwardly on that shot attempt. Nothing good is happening for Clippers

Brad Turner

Austin Rivers goes down hard on his hipo. He's getting up and headed back to Clippers' bench

Jonathan Feigen

Austin Rivers took a hard fall on last drive. Stayed on floor grabbing his right hip. Walking off slowly.

Sean Highkin

Can the Clippers survive without Austin Rivers?

Calvin Watkins

Rockets ahead after three, 90-76 and Austin Rivers is hurt and he's still down.