The Philadelphia 76ers are expected top offer their head-coaching job to former Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers “Soon,” according to Jason Dumas of KRON4 News.
Rivers was let go by the Clippers after seven seasons Monday and per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, emerged as a “Serious candidate” for the 76ers.
Clippers assistant Tyronn Lue and former Houston Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni are the other two known finalists.
He has compiled a 943-681 record in 21 seasons coaching the Clippers, Boston Celtics and Orlando Magic.
They are expected to hire a new coach this week.