Found December 31, 2011 on Celtics Life:
Herald   Paul Pierce provides boost Truth always best Doc talk turns Frank Pietrus arrives with plenty of smiles O’Neal answers critics Final: Celtics 96, Pistons 85 Jermaine O’Neal on his resurgent performance: “I’m a fighter” Globe   Video: Postgame interviews Room to maneuver Jermaine O’Neal can make big impact on Celtics Jermaine O'Neal shines in Celtics win Video: Washburn on Celtics-Pistons Being at home, having Pierce help Celtics get in win column Five takeaways from Celtics-Pistons Celtics president Danny Ainge won’t panic Celtics top Pistons, 96-85, for first win Celtics Life  Mickael Pietrus Speaks. Celtics dominate Pistons in Pierce's return BOS 96 DET 85 Celtics/Pistons Post Game Videos Celtics 96, Pistons 85 Highlights Comments From the Other Side - Pistons 12/30 CelticsBlog   Pierce good to go, but how good remains to be seen Celtics Find Home To Their Liking Pro Basketball Talk  100 early season observations Colangelo says 2012 Olympic squad “

Paul Pierce may play tonight

Twitter / @sheridanhoops: Word from the #Celtics thi ... via kwout OH PLEASE OH PLEASE OH PLEASE... Dear God... I promise I'll be totally good for the rest of the year if you make Pierce healthy enough to play tonight. Maybe.  Still, though.  The Pierce thing would totally be great.  Thanks!

Paul Pierce Says That He Is 'Very Very Close' to Returning From Injury

The Celtics, after an 0-3 start, need all the help they can get right now. They may be on the verge of getting back one of the best players in the history of the franchise. Paul Pierce, who hasn't played a game this season because of a right heel injury, gave an update on his status on Thursday night via Twitter. "I'm close very very close very," the Celtics'...

Pierce shows no ill effects

WASHINGTON - Paul Pierce was back in the lineup last night after making his season debut Friday. The bruised right...

Paul Pierce a game-time decision against Pistons

I’m not saying it’s time to panic if the Celtics lose to the Pistons tonight, but it might be time to panic if the Celtics lose to the Pistons tonight.

Thoughts I thought – Celtics pick up their first win

Paul Pierce's return to the line-up was the big story for the Celtics against the Pistons Thoughts I thought Paul Pierce’s return was easily the most important thing these Boston Celtics needed to finally get into the win column. It was clear from the get go that Paul Pierce was trying to be aggressive and prove that he was ready to return. He got to the basket, got himself...

Paul Pierce Returns, Celtics Win

Perhaps all the Boston Celtics needed was their best player. Losers of their first three games this season, the Celtics welcomed back Paul Pierce and then welcomed themselves to the win column with a 96-85 victory over the Detroit Pistons. In his debut, Pierce had 12 points, five assists and four rebounds. He hit half of his eight shots from the field and both of his free throws...

Paul Pierce to make season debut for Boston Celtics tonight

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Paul Pierce a game-time decision for C’s home opener

There are no “must win” games in the first week of the season. But the 0-3 Celtics sure could use one Friday night. And they might have Paul Pierce to get it. Here is the latest, via Chris Sheridan of Word from the Celtics this morning is that Paul Pierce will be a game-time…

Recap: Boston vs. Detroit

Paul Pierce had 12 points in his season debut, and Boston finally broke into the win column with a 96-85 decision over the Detroit Pistons.

Celtics get first victory of the season over the Pistons

The panic that ensued after the Boston Celtics dropped the first 3 games of the 2011-2012 season hopefully will subside a bit as the Celts take down the Pistons in the first home game of the season, 96-85. More importantly than the win even was the return of the Captain, Paul Pierce. Paul played almost [...]

Ainge: Pietrus To Make Celtics Debut In Two Weeks

Mickael Pietrus signed with the Celtics after being cut by the Suns.

Jermaine O'Neal Showcases His Offensive Potential With Big Showing in Celtics' First Win

When Jermaine O'Neal's final jump shot snapped through the net in the fourth quarter, the Celtics center didn't seem the least bit surprised. O'Neal considers himself a capable scorer, even if the evidence -- eight total points in the Celtics' first three games -- says otherwise at this point in his career. O'Neal was finally able to contribute offensively...

Still Searching

The Pistons waded into a perfect storm in Boston, facing a winless Celtics team celebrating both their home opener and the return of Paul Pierce. After a competitive first half, Boston's scorching third quarter overwhelmed the Pistons, who come home for a New Year's Eve battle with Indiana in hopes of cracking the win column, Keith Langlois writes for True Blue Pistons.

Today's Celtics Links 12/30

Herald   No defending Celtics play Paul Pierce ‘very close’ to return Derrick Rose fulfills vow with aggressive play as Bulls defeat Kings Lakers out in force for this one against the Knicks Kevin Durant’s buzzer-beating three leaves Mavericks winless as Thunder triumphs Kevin Garnett to get limited stake in Roma soccer club Globe Game 4: Pistons at Celtics ‘NBA Forever’...

Celtics Live Blog: Veteran C's Visit Young Wizards Squad in Nation's Capital

8 a.m.: With a home win in their back pocket, the Celtics return to the road Sunday to take on the winless Wizards. Unlike almost every other team in the league, Washington (0-3) has yet to play on consecutive nights. That will change Sunday and Monday when they play a home-and-home two-game set against the Celtics. The Celtics' starting lineup is expected to be at full strength...
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