Celtics captain Paul Pierce visited UMass Boston to discuss his Truth on Health foundation, highlighting the importance of nutrition and community service. The UMass Boston youtube page uploaded the entire visit by Pierce, in which he was a member of a panel of speakers. Bob Ryan was the moderator and Pierce fielded several questions from Ryan as well as the kids in the crowd. Below is the entire clip, along with a few points of the more notable things Pierce discussed, including his pre-game meal, thoughts on Ray Allen and the interesting items that were in Big Baby’s locker.
18 minute mark – Pierce discusses what his meals were like as a rookie, revealing that he used to eat Cinnamon Toast Crunch for breakfast followed by Burger King for lunch and dinner… and that was on a good day!
Bob Ryan said to Paul that there was no way he could have been the worst on the team, but Pierce didn’t talk about anyone from those teams
19:30 mark – But Pierce did talk about form...