Doc Rivers OK with Austin's choice

Updated: March 28, 2012, 10:22 PM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers says he is OK with his son Austin's decision to go pro after one year at Duke.

The younger Rivers announced his decision on Monday to hire an agent and enter the NBA draft.

Doc Rivers said on Wednesday that Austin was recruited as a "one-and-done" player by Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski. Still, Doc Rivers says Austin almost stayed because he liked Coach K so much.

The Celtics coach says he won't pressure general manager Danny Ainge to draft ...

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