Doc Rivers takes issues with technical fouls

MIAMI — Celtics coach Doc Rivers was hit with a technical foul with 3:13 remaining in the second quarter of Game 1 vs. the Heat. His team was called for five technicals. Rivers took issue with the call on him in particular after the game.

“I know mine wasn’t [a technical],” said Rivers. “I can tell you that much. I don’t know how long I’ve been in the league, but that has to rank as the worst I’ve ever had. I would have loved to have earned it.”

On his team’s technicals, Rivers said,” We should never get them, anyway. I told our guys that. But everybody has to keep their composure.”


Loading Comments...

Ski season updates, free from The Boston Globe.
Get the Globe's free newsletter, It's All Downhill, for the latest from the slopes.
Thanks for signing up!