Philadelphia 76ers Official Release

Philadelphia 76ers Part Ways with Head Coach Doc Rivers

PHILADELPHIA – MAY 16, 2023 – The Philadelphia 76ers announced today that the team has parted ways with Head Coach Doc Rivers. Rivers was named the 25th head coach in 76ers’ franchise history on Oct. 2, 2020. He coached three seasons for Philadelphia, compiling a 154-82 (.653) regular-season record. 

Philadelphia 76ers President of Basketball Operations Daryl Morey: 

“Doc is one of the most successful coaches in NBA history, a future Hall of Famer, and someone I respect immensely. We’re grateful for all he did in his three seasons here and thank him for the important impact he made on our franchise. After having the chance to reflect upon our season, we decided that certain changes are necessary to further our goals of competing for a championship.”