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Garnett moved into 15th place all-time in NBA scoring last night, and Pierce into 20th on the same list and 10th in made free throws. It’s a long way from Pierce’s mother’s house in Inglewood, Calif.
“What you all don’t know is that Paul and I have history, and it’s only right that we come in here and we make history together,” said Garnett. “Thirteen, 14, tearing up his Mom’s living room, breaking vases, almost getting (our butts) whooped. First time I ever experienced Crenshaw on a Sunday — for you all that don’t know what Crenshaw on a Sunday is, Crenshaw on a Sunday is a big deal — Crenshaw on a Sunday taking me out being 15, 16 years old.
“Then finally being able to follow our dreams, (the) McDonalds (High School All-Star Game), having some duration together, trying to go to the same school then obviously going