Doc Rivers is the very first coach in NBA to blow three 3-1 leads

CelinedionWaiters [SEA] Vladimir Radmanovic12:25 am Wed Sep 16 EDT Removed

13 teams have commanded a 3-1 lead only to lose 4 straight games and be eliminated from the playoffs. Doc Rivers has blown three of them. Pistons/Magic first round ([2003](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2003_NBA_playoffs#(1)_Detroit_Pistons_vs._(8)_Orlando_Magic)) Rockets/Clippers conference semifinals (2015) Nuggets/Clippers conference semifinals ([2020](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2020_NBA_playoffs#(2)_Los_Angeles_Clippers_vs._(3)_Denver_Nuggets)) No other coach in the NBA has blown two. Source: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List\_of\_teams\_to\_overcome\_3%E2%80%931\_series\_deficits#National\_Basketball\_Association](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_teams_to_overcome_3%E2%80%931_series_deficits#National_Basketball_Association)