Originally written on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 10/23/14

NEW ORLEANS - FEBRUARY 15: Paul Pierce of the Boston Celtics and Chris Duhan of the Chicago Bulls help build a home in with NBA Cares during NBA All-Star Weekend on February 15, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

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  When people from the Boston area hear the word “Pierce” or the word “Truth”, the first thing they think of is the former captain of the Boston Celtics, Paul Pierce.  The Truth was so important not only to the Boston Celtics franchise, but to the Boston area has well.   Pierce brought up a great point the other day, one that I have never given thought to, but it struck me funny. He stated “ultimately what I would like to do is have a business in Boston, maybe like a sports bar. None of the former Celtic great players have come and done that. I thought about it, and why hasn’t anyone come and opened up a nice resteraunt? You see the Don Shula resteraunt, the Michael Jordan resteraunt, and Magic Johnson has the theaters in LA. Why nobody here? All this history, all these championships and love, why has nobody done that? I am going to still have relationships here. I’m always going to come to this city. Every year, when I’m done, I’m going to have a reason to come here. Or maybe as a ...
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