Found February 14, 2013 on RealGM:
PLAYERS: Paul Pierce
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
Paul Pierce plans to rest during the All-Star break.

Paul Pierce has been playing through a pinched nerve for two months

Possibly lost in all of the KG "retirement" hoopla last night, was the news that Celtics captain Paul Pierce has been playing through a pinched nerve in his neck for the past two months. The news was originally reported by C's President of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge during a 2nd quarter sit down with Mike & Tommy, a weird move considering Pierce himself hadn...

Paul Pierce offers to call your Valentine

Paul Pierce is just awesome at life. Not only is the guy one of the greatest Celtics of all time, but now he is also helping out his fellow Celtic fans in the love department. "Pierce tweeted his gift suggestion, a “Celeb Call” from none other than himself." Valentines Day is an awkward holiday. Guys feel a lot of pressure to go all out because those are the expectations...

NBA Trade Rumors 2013: Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce both rumored parts of deals

Alright, let’s round up the craziness that happened on Twitter last night. First, the inimitable Adrian Wojnarowski. Y! Sources (w/ @SpearsNBAYahoo): Celtics, Clippers discussing deal centered on Kevin Garnett for Bledsoe, Jordan. 5 hours ago via webReplyRetweetFavorite@WojYahooNBAAdrian WojnarowskiChris Broussard was unconvinced. Vinny Del Negro wants...

Celtics’ Paul Pierce playing through pinched nerve

Boston Celtics guard Paul Pierce has been playing through pain this season, as the veteran is suffering from a pinched nerve in his neck, reports Jessica Camerato of CSN New England."It's something that's been bothering me probably like the last two months," Pierce said after the Celtics 71-69 win over the Chicago Bulls. "It's getting better, though. The...

All-Star Break Could Not Come at Better Time for Celtics, Who Welcome Chance to Rest

BOSTON — Paul Pierce stood ramrod straight in the home locker room at TD Garden, doing his best not to look completely exhausted, even though the signs revealed the truth. Pierce had just finished shooting 2-for-12 from the field on Wednesday while looking bogged down at both ends of the floor. Kevin Garnett was in a side room getting treatment after turning down Celtics coach...

5 Things Celtics must do to win tonight - Bulls 2/13

Tonight, the Celtics will hope to enter All-Star Weekend on a high note when they host the Bulls. The Bulls currently sit at 30-21 and fourth place in the eastern conference. The Celtics currently sit at 27-24 and seventh in the conference. The Celtics are coming off possibly their worst loss of the season with a 94-91 loss Monday night to the Bobcats. This mixed with the season...

Kevin Garnett hints at retirement

Boston Celtics center Kevin Garnett signed a three-year, $36 million contract extension this offseason.  But following the Celtics win over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night, Garnett hinted that 

Garnett downplays retirement

Boston Celtics center Kevin Garnett clarified comments he made suggesting this week would be his last All-Star Game. In an interview with ESPN Radio on Friday in Houston, Garnett said he was not hinting at retirement, just saying he didn't think he would make it to another All-Star Game with all the young talent in the league.

Boston Celtics survive ugly game against the Chicago Bulls 71-69

The Celtics might have played their ugliest game of the season tonight, but winning ugly is what Boston does best.To say the Celtics are beat up would be a gross understatement. Less than three weeks ago the Celtics lost their All-Star point guard to a torn ACL, gone for the remainder of the season. He was joined shortly afterwards by rookie Jared Sullinger, and just this past Monday...

Wave of Celtics Injuries Affecting Ticket Prices

As of late, the injury gods have not been kind to the Celtics. First Rajon Rondo is gone for the season with a torn ACL along with Jared Sullinger who has a bad back and needs surgery. Now, less than a month later it’s Leandro Barbosa, also with a torn ACL, and Paul Pierce with a pinched nerve. Luckily, these injuries have not seemed to heavily impact the success of the team so...

RedsArmy presents: FanFriday #40 “CelticNation Mississippi”

Here’s a short profile of my man Ricas from Canton, Mississippi. After the all-star break, we’ll have another edition of “Celebrity Fan Friday“.. Ricas grew up in the 1980′s, so he is a big fan of the Bird, McHale & Parish era: I’ve been a Celtics fan since I was 11 years old. Growing-up, I remember watching Larry Bird and Magic battle for supremacy in the 80′s...

Recap: Celtics survive slopfest with Chicago

This baby loves the slop, eats it up. Eats the slop, born to slop… How the hell do you capture the true essence of tonight’s victory? The Celtics stunk less? Screw that, I’m going to channel my inner grit-and-balls and put a positive spin on this mess. The Celtics scratched and clawed their way back from miserable 2nd and 3rd quarters to beat Chicago, 71-69. A 7 point 4th quarter...

Your Morning Dump… Where this will be KG’s last All-Star dance

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Kevin Garnett said last night that his 14th All-Star Game appearance on Sunday in Houston will also be his last, though the Celtics forward stopped short of saying he was retiring at the end of the season. Garnett...

Boston Celtics beat Chicago Bulls by using same pick-and-roll set on consecutive possessions.

Defense ruled the day, but it was Boston's offense that sealed the game down the stretch.In last night’s nail-biter against Chicago, points were predictably at a premium between two very talented, very defense-oriented teams. So when the Celtics were able to produce field goals on three consecutive possessions late in the fourth quarter, giving themselves a lead they would...
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