Originally written on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 2/27/13
  The Boston Celtics have retired more jersey numbers than any other professional sports team in the USA with a count of 21. And according to co-owner Wyc Grousbeck, it looks like both #34 and #5 will be added to the rafters when Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett retire in the near future. In an interview with WEEI.com, Grousbeck said this about Pierce: “We’re going to retire his number, whatever happens. Paul is an all-time great. Just watching him last night, he looked like he was 25 again. … People can’t say ‘Big deal, they’re playing for two hours. What’s the big hardship?’ It’s a grind and that was a grind last night in overtime and everything else. They could have folded up the tent and they didn’t.” It's expected that Pierce's jersey would be retired since he has spent all of his NBA career with the Celtics, but according to NESN, Grousbeck also indicated that Kevin Garnett's number would also join Pierce's: “These are guys that I can’t imagine giving those numbers out
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