Posted September 30, 2013 on AP on Fox
Paul Pierce won plenty of Atlantic Division titles during his days with the Boston Celtics, but at the end of the seasons when he exited the playoffs without lifting the Larry O'Brien trophy, none of those six divisional titles didn't carried any weight. The only one that mattered was the one he captured during the 2008 season, en route to his first and only NBA title. Pierce, along with his teammate Kevin Garnett, made it known that they're in Brooklyn for one thing only: to win it all in June. Beating out their new rivals, the defending division champs New York Knicks, isn't what's on Pierce's mind. ''Truthfully, that's not that important to me. I came here to win a championship. I don't even want to see an Atlantic banner put up if we win it,'' Pierce said during Monday's Nets media day session at Barclays Center. ''I don't even know how many Atlantic Division championships we won in Boston. ... I don't remem...
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