David Murphy: Doc Rivers (wisely) offers few specifics on his vision for Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, and the Sixers

The man in front of the camera knew how the game was played in places like this. Winning the press conference doesn’t mean winning the war. Listen intently, answer respectfully, and tell no lies. But don’t give them anything that they can use to haunt you. And all of it can haunt you.Doc Rivers’s first public appearance as Sixers head coach ended much as it began. You knew who Rivers was. You knew what he had accomplished. You knew that he believed in the potential of the roster he’d inherited. You just weren’t really sure how all of that would result in a new and improved Sixers team.That’s n…

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