Tiger Fight, October 4, the 76ers officially announced yesterday that Doug Rivers will be the team's head coach. Today, Rivers talked about his thoughts as the head coach of the team.
"I am excited about this opportunity to join a world-class team. My nickname is taken from the team’s famous doctor J (Julius Irving nicknamed Doctor J). This is a team that loves sports and loves their team. A city. This city respects hard work. This is what we are going to do. We are ready to make some achievements here."
According to previous reports, Doug Rivers and the 76ers reached a five-year contract agreement.