Height: 6-4 (193cm) Weight: 200 (91kg)
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (New Orleans Pelicans)
Free Agent: TO-2015; RFA-2016
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Golden State Warriors
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Lakers
New Orleans Pelicans
New York Knicks
Oklahoma City Thunder
Portland Trail Blazers
San Antonio Spurs
Pre-Draft Team: Duke
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
Austin Rivers News
Austin Rivers was the 10th overall pick to the Pelicans in the 2012 NBA Draft.
At one point it looked like Austin Rivers would need to be included in the Pelicans' deal for Omer Asik due to salary cap restraints.
Austin Rivers could be involved in a deal with the rights of Pierre Jackson.
The Pelicans have exercised their third-year options on Anthony Davis and Austin Rivers.
Jun 04, 2013
| Chad Ford/ESPN
Austin Rivers was the 10th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft as the Pelicans' point guard of the future.
Austin Rivers was going for a steal when he jammed his hand on Greivis Vasquez's body.
The Hornets beat the Celtics by a final score of 90-78, with Austin Rivers scoring eight points in 23 minutes.
Dec 26, 2012
Austin Rivers projects to rate nearly seven wins worse than a replacement-level player.
Austin Rivers will miss the final two preseason games.
Austin Rivers believes his one season at Duke helped prepare him for the NBA.
Austin Rivers underwent successful surgery on Friday to clean up bone spurs in his right ankle.
Austin Rivers missed Wednesday Summer League game against the Phoenix Suns because of a sore ankle and foot.
Austin Rivers will get most of his Summer League playing time at the point guard position in hopes that it will become a full-time job.
The Celtics are attempting to package the No. 21 and No. 22 picks to move up into the lottery.
Evan Fournier, Will Barton, Ramone Moore and Larry Anderson worked out for the Bucks on Saturday.
Jun 15, 2012
| Toronto Sun
Austin Rivers lists Toronto among his preferred NBA destinations.
Austin Rivers did not fully participate in the NBA pre-draft combine.
Dion Waiters is currently forecast as a late-lottery pick, though that status could change depending on how he performs in pre-draft workouts.
Sixty players are scheduled to attend the 2012 NBA Draft combine in Chicago on June 7th and 8th.
The NBA announced that 66 players, including 49 players from U.S. colleges and 17 international players, have filed as early entry candidates for the 2012 NBA Draft.
Scouts question Austin Rivers’ size and whether he’s mature enough to acclimate himself to life in the NBA.
David Falk has signed Austin Rivers to his agency FAME.
Mar 30, 2012
Austin Rivers expressed a strong interest in playing for the Celtics.
Austin Rivers announced his plans to jump to the NBA on Monday.
Mar 26, 2012
| News & Observer
Austin Rivers averaged 15.5 points and was a unanimous pick for ACC freshman of the year.
Mar 25, 2012
| Boston Globe
Austin Rivers is projected as a lottery pick in this year's draft.
Mar 23, 2012
| News & Observer
Austin Rivers has yet to decide whether to declare for the draft.
Multiple NBA executives expect Austin Rivers to become a lottery pick.
Mar 15, 2012
Austin Rivers wants Duke to play with a no-tomorrow mentality.
Tyler Zeller, John Henson and Harrison Barnes headline the All-ACC First Team and are joined by Duke's Austin Rivers and Virginia's Mike Scott.