Paul Pierce

Paul Pierce looks forward to the day he, Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen and Rajon Rondo will have a reunion for the first time since 2012 (Josue Pavon/WEEI.com)
February 06, 2017 - 2:01 pm
Before playing his final game in Boston, Paul Pierce answered an array of questions about his legacy, playing at TD Garden one last time and his role with the Clippers. But when Pierce was asked about his relationship with Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen and Rajon Rondo, he smiled. And talked about how...
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Paul Pierce kisses the parquet floor one last time in his final game at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: (Bob DeChiara/USA Today)
February 05, 2017 - 1:09 pm
It was a perfect ending for Celtics fans. Paul Pierce knocked in the final shot, and the Celtics won the game. Towards the end of a 107-102 Celtics win over the Clippers, fans spent the most of the second half chanting for Pierce to come back in the game. With 19.8 second left, Clippers head...
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Paul Pierce will play his final game in a building he called home while creating countless memories for 15 years (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today)
February 04, 2017 - 6:30 pm
History won't only take place in Houston's NRG Stadium on Sunday. Nearly 2,000 miles away from Super Bowl LI, the purest scorer in Celtics history will play his last game in Boston. Paul Pierce, who plans to retire after this season, will give Celtics fans one final performance on his beloved...
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Paul Pierce acknowledges Isaiah Thomas as one of the league's great scorers (David Butler II/USA Today)
February 04, 2017 - 11:25 am
Celtics All-Star Isaiah Thomas found out on Friday that a future Hall of Famer thinks the 5-foot-9 guard has what it takes to win an NBA title. In a recent one-on-one interview with Boston Globe's Adam Himmelsbach , Paul Pierce commented on this season's Celtics team and called Thomas a "...
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Ray Allen
John Tomase
November 01, 2016 - 9:07 am
Ray Allen is finally retiring. The two-time champion and former Celtics great, who hasn't played since the Heat lost the 2014 Finals to the Spurs, announced his retirement in a letter to his 13-year-old self on the Players' Tribune website. "I write this to you today as a 41-year-old man who is...
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October 12, 2016 - 12:29 pm
The speculation has circulated for a while, but now it can be booked: Paul Pierce is going to retire as a member of the Celtics. The 38-year old, who will turn 39 on Thursday, had announced on The Players' Tribune on Sept. 26 that he would retire after one more season with the Clippers in 2016-17...
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Mike Petraglia
September 26, 2016 - 2:09 pm
WALTHAM -- Danny Ainge had the chance to pay tribute to a pair of all-time greats that combined to bring home one title to Boston and nearly another. Hours before Monday's media day in Waltham, 38-year-old Paul Pierce announced that this season would be his last in the NBA after 19 seasons. "Well...
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Paul Pierce
September 26, 2016 - 5:45 am
Paul Pierce kept it short, sweet and direct. He's retiring after this season. The soon-to-be 39-year-old announced on The Players' Tribune website Monday morning that after this season with the Clippers he will be retiring. He accompanied a story with a tweet reading: "It's time." There was...
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Paul Pierce
September 07, 2016 - 7:27 am
Paul Pierce has not yet solidified his plans for the upcoming season, but if retirement is that decision, Pierce's most recent (and most familiar) coach is encouraging him to do so as a member of the Celtics. At Tuesday's annual ABCD Hoops Dream fundraiser at TD Garden, Clippers coach Doc Rivers...
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August 17, 2016 - 6:34 am
Don't grab those old Paul Pierce Celtics jerseys out of the cellar. It doesn't look like a Boston return is going to happen. Though never really rumored that a Pierce return was imminent -- or even a likely, for that matter -- there was some hope among C's supporters that maybe, just maybe, the...
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