The veteran forward was playing his first game for Minnesota since 2007.
The pair continue their long history of mutual antagonism.
Celtics-Heat rivalry now is officially a Nets-Heat rivalry.
Boston is loaded with draft picks for rebuilding; Brooklyn has talent to challenge Miami in East.
Chris Paul is the driving force behind a possible deal, for the Clippers and Rivers.
One thing is certain: It appears inceasingly unlikely Rivers will coach Celtics next year.
Celtics insist on getting Eric Bledsoe and DeAndre Jordan in return, Yahoo reports.
Winning streak reaches seven for Boston.
After a one-game suspension for an incident last week, the Knicks' owner opted to record his star player on the cord.
Knicks forward says he doesn't think he deserves a fine or suspension.