Paul Pierce

May 01, 2014 - 8:33 am
After a flurry of draft-related news, we finally have reached a standstill. The date for underclassmen to declare has passed, and as expected all the big names are in. So what do we have to look forward to? The draft combine will take place in Chicago from May 14-18, and it's something Celtics fans...
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April 24, 2014 - 12:25 pm
Paul Pierce  knows the postseason as well as he knows Boston. "This is the playoffs,"€ he said from the Nets practice facility in East Rutherford, N.J. "This is do or die." Pierce played 136 playoff games over 15 seasons for the Celtics . His 24,021 points rank second on the team's all-time...
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April 23, 2014 - 4:01 am
Welcome to Wednesday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WEDNESDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Yankees at Red Sox , 7 p.m. (NESN, ESPN; WEEI-FM) MLB: Diamondbacks at Cubs, 2 p.m. (WGN, MLB Network) NHL...
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March 26, 2014 - 6:47 am
This is the first in a series on the parallels between Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge 's last team to miss the NBA playoffs and this year's lottery-bound squad. A deeper look at the C's player personnel, potential trade packages and financial flexibility should offer insight...
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Mike Petraglia
March 08, 2014 - 6:09 am
Paul Pierce sees what Danny Ainge sees and what most Celtics fans see in Rajon Rondo when the Boston point guard is on his game. "He's unstoppable," Pierce said of Rondo. "I always said the more he's improved, the more he's expanded his game, he's one of the best. If he's coming down and knocking...
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March 07, 2014 - 6:22 pm
Asked if he would consider playing for the Celtics again, the team's former captain Paul Pierce said, "Yeah, why not? Maybe play for them. Maybe work for them. Who knows what the future holds?" Pierce, who scored 10 points in a 91-84 loss to the C's on Friday night, has told reporters all season he...
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March 06, 2014 - 11:40 am
Kevin Garnett will not make the trip to Boston for Friday's final home game between the Celtics and Nets, according to multiple reports out of Brooklyn. The former Celtics star will miss a fourth straight game with back spasms. He has averaged 6.7 points, 6.7 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 21.0...
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January 27, 2014 - 10:33 am
"I think we'll always bleed green as long as we're playing basketball and as long as we're living. Even when they bury us six feet, this is what it's going to be." When it comes to covering basketball in Boston, it doesn't get much better than Sunday night. I could wax poetically about Paul Pierce...
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January 27, 2014 - 8:28 am
CSNNE Celtics analyst Tommy Heinsohn talked with Mut & Merloni on Monday about the tributes for Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett during Sunday'€™s game at TD Garden. To hear the interview, go to the Mut & Merloni audio on demand page . Heinsohn enjoyed the tributes for Garnett and Pierce,...
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Mike Petraglia
January 26, 2014 - 8:34 pm
Sunday night was hard for Paul Pierce , really hard. He knew it was coming. It's been on the schedule since last summer. But when the moment finally came, the former Celtics captain said it was the most difficult game to play in for the obvious reasons. He just could never picture himself playing...
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