Found September 21, 2013 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
PLAYERS: Paul Pierce
TEAMS: Brooklyn Nets
A couple of hours ago, Brooklyn Nets forward Paul Pierce sent out a Twitter message that might have been meant to be a text message. Check out the below tweet where Pierce asks an unknown individual to stop texting him at a certain number: Stop texting this number — Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) September 21, 2013 So, who was this text meant for? Unless Pierce tells us, I guess we’ll never know. *** Paul Piece image courtesy of Getty Images

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The Battle Of New York: Paul Pierce And JR Smith Beef Escalates

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Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett‘s additions to the Brooklyn Nets made a splash, so much so that point guard Deron Williams told one of his bosses to “shut up” when he heard to news. A separate move that got much less fanfare could turn out to be just as pivotal, though, according to one player. Williams is as high on the below-market addition of Andrei Kirilenko as he is on the...

Nets & Heat to Wear Nicknames on Back of Jerseys

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NBA may have Heat, Nets wear nicknames on jerseys

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