Video: Paul Pierce welcomed home again with standing ovation at the Garden

Boston Celtics fan are the best in the league. Paul Pierce has made several returns by now, but he still gets the royal treatment in his adopted home. Video courtesy of CSNNE.
Via Celtics Life
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Paul Pierce: I Might Be The Reason Celtics Get Ben Simmons

Paul Pierce played in what may be his final game at the TD Garden on Wednesday in an overtime thriller. Pierce was traded by the Celtics to the Brooklyn Nets in 2013 in a package that included several draft picks. The Celtics own the Nets' pick this year, which could be a high lottery pick. “I’m helping build this team,” Pierce said with a laugh. “Hey, I might be the reason...
Via RealGM
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The Clippers beat up Paul Pierce in a fake pregame fight in Boston

Paul Pierce is beloved in Boston after having spent most of his career there, so it's only right that his Los Angeles Clippers teammates used him as prop before playing the Celtics on Wednesday.The Clippers staged a fake pregame fight of sorts and made Pierce the victim by mobbing him and pretending to beat him up.Pierce played along like a good sport, and it all looked like fun...
Via Fox Sports
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Did Clippers reenact Paul Pierce stabbing during pregame intros?

The Los Angeles Clippers seem like an odd bunch. When their star players aren’t waffling about leaving in free agency or punching team staff members and breaking their hands, the Clips apparently have an affinity for dramatic arts. All the world’s a stage, after all, and the Clippers took their act to Boston on Wednesday night for what ended up being one of the most entertaining...
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Paul Pierce, under-appreciated and a Hall of Famer, makes likely final stop in Boston

“If you tell The Truth, you don’t have to remember anything.” – Mark Twain Odds are, we will want to remember the NBA version of The Truth, even though for many teams, remembering means watching your team lose at the hands of one of his shots. Lost in the overly dramatic Kobe Bryant retirement tour is that Paul Pierce is likely on the way out, too, after this season, hinted...
Via Crossover Chronicles
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Paul Pierce Hits Shot From Beyond Half Court After Buzzer Vs. Celtics (Video)

BOSTON — Paul Pierce is nearing the end of his NBA career, but he still had a few tricks up his sleeve Wednesday in what could be his final game at TD Garden. The Los Angeles Clippers forward, back in Boston to take on the Celtics, hit a pair of 3-pointers right out of the gate in the first quarter. But neither compared to the shot he made just after the buzzer sounded to end the...
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Pierce 'thankful' in possibly his final visit to Garden

BOSTON (AP) Paul Pierce started his career in the shadows of Celtics legends. When his career ends - possibly one day soon - his name will surely be among them. As Los Angeles Clippers forward prepared to play what may be his final game in Boston's famed Garden on Wednesday night, 15 years of memories and the idea of it maybe being his final visit here hung over ''The Truth...
Via Associated Press
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Paul Pierce Open To Working For Celtics After Retiring: ‘I Would Love To’

BOSTON — There’s a good chance Paul Pierce will play his final game in Boston on Wednesday night. But according to the man himself, there’s also a chance he returns to the team that drafted him, albeit in a different capacity. The Los Angeles Clippers veteran, who became a Boston Celtics legend over the course of 15 seasons with the club, admitted before Wednesday’s game...
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Celtics legend Paul Pierce prepares for what ‘could be’ his last game in Boston

BOSTON — Wednesday night’s Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Clippers matchup at TD Garden might seem like just another regular-season game. Celtics legend Paul Pierce and former head coach Doc Rivers, both of whom won the 2008 NBA Finals with Boston, are returning, but both of them have already done that multiple times since leaving the C’s after the 2012-13 season. That said...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce opens up about feuds, trade requests, and the Boston years

Yahoo’s “The Vertical” is a new NBA venture built around news-breaker extraordinaire, Adrian Wojnarowski. Launched as the rubble of Grantland’s demise, The Vertical promises to be more insider and multi-media driven. The site now has three separate “The Vertical” podcasts… one by Woj himself based out of New York City where he grabs some of the biggest names in the...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

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