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What really happened at Rivers' end?

Doc, Danny offer slightly different versions of how the coach left Boston for L.A.

Updated: June 27, 2013, 1:13 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

Are you Team Danny or Team Doc?

In the aftermath of the deal between the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Clippers that sent Doc Rivers westward, both Boston president of basketball operations Danny Ainge and Rivers have offered their take on the cloudy close to the coach's nine-year tenure in Boston.

Told 3,000 miles apart, the tales spun by Ainge on Tuesday in Waltham, Mass., and Rivers on Wednesday in Playa Vista, Calif., align closely. Alas, there's enough gray area that a Boston ...

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