Celtics circus reaching absurdity

Doc's dissatisfaction, Danny's dealing and the Ray Allen irony are front and center

Updated: June 23, 2013, 8:50 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

Just when it appeared the Doc Rivers saga couldn't get any more absurd, the Boston Celtics called -- then quickly postponed -- a news conference Friday that was supposed to feature Rivers and Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge.

Twelve hours after watching old friend Ray Allen cozy up with the Larry O'Brien Trophy that Rivers so clearly desires to grasp again, it appeared we might finally get some definitiveness about Rivers' future amid the circus-like atmosphere that ...

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