Paul Pierce

October 12, 2008 - 6:19 pm
Darius Miles was anxious when he moved to Boston last month. He had played here before on opposing teams but it's a different story when you are representing Beantown. The city's winning tradition was intimidating at first. 'The last time I played there it wasn't really a big deal because the team...
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October 11, 2008 - 6:27 pm
Paul Pierce knows he's in for a battle whenever he goes up against Ron Artest . So while Artest's tough play seemed uncharacteristic for most preseason games, Pierce was not surprised at all. "That's Ron," Pierce said. "He plays like that preseason, summer league, regular season. That's the way he...
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Mike Petraglia
October 11, 2008 - 6:18 pm
The Celtics beat the Houston Rockets , 90-89, when Gabe Pruitt banked in a jumper with 6.6 seconds remaining to improve to 2-1 in the preseason. But that was hardly the story of a game that featured Ron Artest driving Paul Pierce the floor on a drive to the basket in the first quarter, a Tracy...
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October 11, 2008 - 1:17 pm
There is still a minute to go in the first quarter and more tension is ensuing. As Bill Walker drove on Tracy McGrady , T-Mac appeared to push off on the rookie. Down at the basket, words were exchanged between Walker, McGrady, and Rafer Alston after McGrady gave Walker a one-handed shove that sent...
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October 11, 2008 - 12:57 pm
Paul Pierce asked for the match up and he got it. With just under 7:30 to go in the first quarter, Pierce drove the lane against Ron Artest . Artest welcomed him at the basket with a blow to the shoulder. No foul was called and the Rockets scored on the fastbreak. Artest pumped his chest as Eddie...
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October 11, 2008 - 12:49 pm
At some point tonight Paul Pierce was led to believe that he wasn't going to play against the Houston Rockets . He had just worked up a sweat shooting around and was ready to go. Pierce muttered his frustrations as he hit the floor for push ups. He didn't just want to play basketball '€“ he...
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Mike Petraglia
October 08, 2008 - 8:34 pm
The Celtics opened their eight-game preseason slate with a road game in, of all places, UMass on Wednesday night against the Philadelphia 76ers . The Cs lost the game, 98-92, despite leading by as manny as 14, 65-51, midway through the third. The team was without head coach Doc Rivers , who was...
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Mike Petraglia
September 27, 2008 - 10:04 am
No better way to proudly introduce one of our new contributors/bloggers at WEEI.com than to show what she brings to the table. Joey, Donnie, Jordan, Danny and Jonathan... That's right Jessica Camerato not only knows her world champion Boston Celtics and the NBA but also NKOTB. Our Jess was loge and...
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