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Rivers picks his family over game

Pau Gasol (left), Kobe Bryant and Trevor Ariza celebrate the Lakers' 15th NBA championship. Pau Gasol (left), Kobe Bryant and Trevor Ariza celebrate the Lakers' 15th NBA championship. (Ronald Martinez/Reuters)
By Marc J. Spears
Globe Staff / June 15, 2009

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ORLANDO, Fla. - Doc Rivers doesn't live that far from Amway Arena. The Celtics coach has been offered tickets to NBA Finals games between the Magic and Lakers, too. But without the Celtics being involved, the admitted poor loser didn't plan on watching any Finals games in person, no matter how easy it would be to get in. (Full article: 831 words)

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