Austin Rivers will never forget his first playoff game. He was 22-years-old, in his third NBA season, and coming off the bench for a veteran Clippers team with championship aspirations led by Chris Paul and Blake Griffin. The third-seeded Clippers drew the Spurs in the first round in the 2015 postseason. Rivers drew a future Hall-of-Famer as his defensive assignment….

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Harrison Wind is the Denver Nuggets beat reporter for DNVR Nuggets. The University of Colorado alum grew up in Boulder and has covered the Nuggets for the last three seasons. You can hear him every weekday on the DNVR Nuggets podcast. Follow Harrison on Twitter - @HarrisonWind

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