Found May 04, 2013 on Celtics Life:
PLAYERS: Paul Pierce
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
  The morning after a devastating loss, definitely hurts. I just want to say I enjoyed these Boston Celtics. KG era, Paul Pierce era, you name it, it was fun, it was amazing, had its ups and downs, but in the end, it sucks it might be over. Who knows who will be back next year, this team could be 100 percent different. Thank you Rondo, Terry, Lee, Crawford, heck even Millic. Its been really fun. I hope everyone enjoyed the Paul Pierce elbow jumpers, the KG illegal screens, the grit and poised and well coached Celtic teams. KG's headbanging craziness to Paul Pierce's terrible iso game winning shots. Everything about both these players I will truly miss. I hope this isn't the end. If its the end, I am happy I was apart of this ride and I hope Danny can keep building a contender. What was your favorite Boston Celtic moment during the Pierce or KG era? Mine was game 5 of the conference finals, Paul Pierce's dagger three in last year's playoffs. We had no reason ...

Video: KG and Pierce talk Celtics futures

With the Celtics season ending tonight the immediate focus becomes the future of the next two Celtics to get their numbers retired, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce. KG seems to imply that his future could very well depend on whether or not Danny retains Pierce. Videos courtesy of Mike Petraglia.

Celtics rumors: Paul Pierce hopes to return

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Will The Boston Celtics Buy Out Paul Pierce?

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Your Morning Dump… Where there are no answers yet on the future of KG and Truth

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Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett not done yet

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Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce leave court without shaking hands (Video)

Kevin Garnett stayed true to his competitive form to the very end. After the Boston Celtics lost to the New York Knicks 88-80 in a series-ending Game 6 at TD Garden on Friday, Garnett walked off the court without appearing to shake hands with his opponents. Teammates Paul Pierce and Jason Terry were right in front of him as they walked off the court and into the locker room. Exiting...

Fight breaks out after Celtics-Knicks Game 5

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The Perfect End to the KG Era

This could be it.  After six incredible years, tonight could be the last home game for the Big Three era Celtics.  KG and Paul Pierce aren’t getting any younger, and it’s been widely speculated that either one or both of them will seriously consider retiring at the end of the season.  Additionally, many believe that Danny Ainge will use this offseason to try and rebuild/reposition...

Celtics Beat with Rich Conte: Special Guest: CLNS Co-Founder, Nick Gelso - Tonight at 6 pm ET

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Celtic veterans leave court quickly, forget their class behind

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5 Things Celtics must do to win tonight - Game 6

Tonight, the Celtics will look to even up their series with the Knicks when they play what could be their final game at the TD Garden this season. The Celtics have been in complete control in these last two games, and I don't see that changing anytime soon. Right now, the Celtics are the better team. They have more experience and more momentum. I'll be shocked if they drop...

Execution Revives Celtics Six Feet Deep

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