Paul Pierce

Brad Penner-USA Today
Lucy Burdge
October 13, 2017 - 1:31 pm
Paul Pierce is celebrating his 40th birthday on Friday and ESPN made sure to troll their new analyst on his big day. The crew presented Pierce with a cake adorned with a picture of him being wheeled from the court in his infamous wheelchair after he injured his right leg during Game 1 of the 2008...
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Lucy Burdge
September 29, 2017 - 7:54 am
ESPN announced Thursday the network has hired Paul Pierce as a full time NBA studio analyst. The ex-Celtic will join former NBA players Tracy McGrady, Chauncey Billups and Jalen Rose on NBA Countdown. He will also appear multiple times a week on The Jump, another ESPN show. Happy to officially be...
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Alex Reimer
September 12, 2017 - 3:05 pm
Ray Allen’s ex-Celtics teammates dissed him earlier this summer when they failed to invite him to Kevin Garnett’s 2008 reunion show, which aired during the NBA Finals. But now, the two sides are throwing verbal bouquets at each other. Appearing together at an event in China last week, Allen and...
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Rob Bradford
September 10, 2017 - 2:25 pm
The longstanding feud between Ray Allen and his former teammates from the 2008 world championship Celtics may be coming to an end. Appearing at an event together in China, Allen and Paul Pierce posed together for a photo, with the former Boston captain including in his Instagram post #...
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Ty Anderson
August 18, 2017 - 3:09 pm
Cavaliers star LeBron James will see Paul Pierce square up in front of him one last time, as the Celtics have announced that Pierce’s No. 34 will be raised to the rafters before a game against the Cavaliers on Feb. 11, 2018 at TD Garden. 3️⃣4️⃣ #ForeverACeltic pic.twitter.com/F13jHTL7Ut — Boston...
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Alex Reimer
August 18, 2017 - 9:29 am
Former Celtics forward Paul Pierce is often lauded as one of the NBA’s great statesmen. But not every player has sterling memories of the future Hall of Famer. Blazers guard Evan Turner, who played with the Celtics from 2014-2016, tweeted out some choice words about Pierce Thursday when the Celtics...
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Ty Anderson
August 17, 2017 - 7:31 pm
Exactly one month after signing a contract that allowed him to retire a Celtic , Paul Pierce will next see his No. 34 raised to the rafters of TD Garden and officially taken out of circulation sometime next season, according to Celtics co-owner Steve Pagliuca. “It’s going to be fantastic,” Pagliuca...
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Nick Neville
July 21, 2017 - 1:19 pm
Get ready for more hot takes from Paul Pierce, Celtics fans. In an interview with Jackie MacMullen , the Truth confirmed that he has joined ESPN full-time as an analyst. The move had long been rumored, but after signing his one-day contract with Celtics on Monday, Pierce drove to Bristol,...
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Brooks Sutherland
July 18, 2017 - 2:11 pm
Jayson Tatum’s game has already earned him praise from players, Brad Stevens and has landed him on the All-NBA Summer League Second Team . Now, the rookie and No. 3 overall pick has earned the stamp of approval from a Celtics legend, who officially retired with the franchise Monday—Paul Pierce...
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Olivia Healy
July 18, 2017 - 10:45 am
On Monday, Paul Pierce signed his final contract with Boston so he could end his career as a Celtic. Pierce was drafted by the Celtics in 1998 and was with the organization for the first 15 years of his NBA career. During his time with the Celtics, he captured an NBA championship, finals MVP, among...
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