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“He’s the original Celtic and we go how he goes,” Garnett said. “And nights when he’s not going, we try to obviously support him and help him. But this is Truth’s house, and there’s never been a misunderstanding since I’ve been here. We have all the trust in the world in him.”
Which is why, despite Pierce’s lack of end-of-game heroics this season, most folks inside TD Garden were left shaking their heads as the Clippers decided to let the game clock wind down with the ball in Pierce’s hands.
Sure, Pierce and the Celtics have struggled to produce game-winning shots recently, but the captain always has had a penchant for the big-game dagger. With Boston clinging to a two-point lead after a feverish Los Angeles rally from a 19-point hole, Pierce hit a step-back 3-pointer over Matt Barnes with 2.5 seconds remaining to secur