Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 2/2/12
Paul Pierce is closing in on Larry Bird in the Boston Celtics record book in terms of total points scored as a Celtic. Larry currently holds the #2 spot with 21,791 points, while Pierce is #3 at 21,410 points. (In case you were wondering, John Havlicek holds the #1 spot with 26,395 points). With Pierce averaging around 18 points per game this season, we should see him pass Larry in about 21 games (the 21st game being against the Golden State Warriors on March 14th). Unfortunately, the stretch in the schedule from March 11 until March 23rd is all away games so Pierce will most likely be passing this milestone on the road instead of in the TD Garden, unless he has a scoring deluge or drought in the next month. (Hopefully it would be the former and not the latter). Which game this year do you think Pierce will pass Bird in the record books? In which game would you like to see him achieve this milestone? Vote in the poll and leave your comments below.It would be nice for Paul to go on a...
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