WATCH: Doc Rivers Says Kevin Garnett Is The Greatest Leader He’s Ever Been Around

by October 05, 2016

Open Court: Coaches Edition premieres tonight at 6pm eastern time on NBA TV and will feature a roundtable of NBA coaches including Clippers coach Doc Rivers, Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau, Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni, Raptors coach Dwane Casey and Blazers coach Terry Stotts.

Check out an exclusive clip of Doc Rivers discussing how important Kevin Garnett was to the ’08 Celtics and the big differences between coaching a veteran team and an up-and-coming team.

More from NBA TV:

NBA TV’s critically acclaimed ‘Open Court’ series will begin its sixth season with a panel of NBA head coaches, Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 6 p.m. ET. NBA TV’s Matt Winer will steer the roundtable forum through an in-depth discussion with topics including earning players’ trust, building a winning culture and their most difficult coaching challenges.


Open Court: Coaches Edition will bring fans into the minds of five veteran NBA coaches – 2000 NBA Coach of the Year and 2008 NBA Champion Doc Rivers of the L.A. Clippers; 2011 NBA Coach of the Year Tom Thibodeau of the Minnesota Timberwolves; 2005 NBA Coach of the Year Mike D’Antoni of the Houston Rockets; Dwane Casey, who led the Toronto Raptors to their first-ever appearance in the Eastern Conference Finals; and Terry Stotts, who has coached the Portland Trail Blazers to the playoffs each of the past three seasons.


Open Court will be televised the first three weeks in October leading up to the 2016-17 NBA season, with additional feature episodes airing later in the season.