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Doc Rivers: Bill Simmons is an idiot

Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers reacts on

Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers reacts on the sidelines during the second half of a game against the Nets. (April 10, 2013) (Credit: AP)

Doc Rivers called ESPN commentator Bill Simmons an idiot. Sort of.

Rivers actually said he'd "like" to call Simmons an idiot, but he was "too classy" for that. Indeed.

The passive-aggressive outburst came after Simmons' comments that Rivers quit on the Celtics when he accepted a trade to the Clippers.

Watch Rivers and the aftermath with Simmons below:

Tags: Doc Rivers , Bill Simmons , Celtics , Clippers , NBA

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