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Doc Rivers on when Muhammad Ali tried to recruit him to play at Louisville

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The Clippers head coach shares his first Muhammad Ali meeting and the impact he had on Rivers' life.

There have been a lot of poignant memories of when people met Muhammad Ali and how he impacted their lives. He’s a person whose global reach touched many lives.

Doc Rivers had a good one.

The current Clippers coach was being recruited out of high school to play for Louisville and got a call from The Greatest trying to recruit him to the Cardinals (he ended up choosing Marquette). Also, Rivers is a great storyteller.