Found December 25, 2011 on NESN.com:
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8 a.m.: Paul Pierce is in the building, but whether he will suit up with a sore heel for Sunday's game against the Knicks remains uncertain. The 34-year-old forward had been declared "doubtful" for this game by Celtics coach Doc Rivers, but the news that Pierce made the trip to New York creates the possibility he could play. It would not be the first time he hobbled through a big game, and when it's the first NBA action if more than five months and the entire country is watching, that's a big game. If Pierce can't play with a bone...
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