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Washington Wizards: It’s Porter Time

Free agency is underway and one thing is certain: the Washington Wizards will be without the Truth. Paul Pierce chose to sign a three year deal worth $10.6 million with the Los Angeles Clippers to reunite with coach Doc Rivers. The departure of Pierce leaves the team without the veteran leader who brought an old school toughness to the organization. Yet there doesn’t seem to be...
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Pierce leaves for L.A., what’s next for Wizards?

On Monday July 1, the first day of free agency, Paul Pierce opted against signing with the Wizards to return to his hometown Los Angeles and sign with the Clippers. Pierce’s deal is for $10.8 million over three seasons and reunites him with his former coach, Doc Rivers, with whom he won a championship with on the Celtics in 2008. Pierce was an important cog in the Wizards’ rotation...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Los Angeles Clippers will sign Paul Pierce

The Truth is headed to Hollywood. According to Ben Bolch of the Los Angeles Times, Paul Pierce will sign a free-agent contract with the Los Angeles Clippers. League source says Clippers will sign Paul Pierce. — Ben Bolch (@latbbolch) July 1, 2015   TNT’s David Aldridge reports the deal is worth $10.5 million over the three years. Pierce, 37, spent 15 seasons with...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce Agrees to Deal with Los Angels Clippers

The Los Angeles Clippers have been hoping to sign veteran small forward Paul Pierce all season long, and it appears that Doc Rivers was able to do just that. According to a report from Clippers’ beat writer Dan Woike, the Clippers have agreed to a contract with the veteran power forward. #Clippers have agreed to a deal with Paul Pierce, per NBA source — Dan Woike (@DanWoikeSports...
Via Hoops-Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Wizards Offer Paul Pierce Two-year Deal with Team Option

The Washington Wizards remain “increasingly optimistic” in re-signing the savvy veteran forward Paul Pierce, according to multiple reports. The team contacted Pierce immediately once the NBA free agency begin. Washington hopes to bring Pierce back to man the coveted stretch-four position. A role he successfully played during this past postseason, as the Wizards advanced to the...
Via KCM Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics fans using music & social media to try & bring The Truth back home

Last week, the interwebs were abuzz with rumblings that Paul Pierce could be on his way back to Boston. Celtics fans everywhere were excited at the possibility of the one & only Truth returning to Mass to finish his NBA career. The buzz has died down somewhat, but that’s not stopping some loyal Pierce supporters from doing all they can to try & bring him home. My good friend...
Via Red's Army
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards Increasingly Optimistic About Re-Signing Paul Pierce

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY SportsPaul Pierce is without question one of the more intriguing free agents on the market, and most reports have him choosing between either the Washington Wizards or Los Angeles Clippers in free agency. According to a recent report from ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Wizards are increasingly optimistic that they will be able to re-sign him when free agency opens...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Paul Pierce to opt out, possibly return to Celtics?

Paul Pierce wore a Boston Celtics jacket to Derek Jeter’s final game. Now Pierce is using Jeter’s website to announce he’ll opt out of his Washington Wizards contract and becoming a free agent — opening the possibility of him wearing a Celtics jersey in a real game again. .@paulpierce34 has informed The Players' Tribune that he is opting out of his contract to be a free...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Paul Pierce to turn down Wizards' player option

All signs point to Paul Pierce returning this fall for an 18th NBA season, though where the 37-year-old will be playing is anyone’s guess. The Washington Post and both reported over the weekend that Pierce plans both to play next season and to pass up his $5.54 million player option with the Washington Wizards, making him a free agent. If Pierce does indeed decline...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Paul Pierce to return next season, maybe not with Wizards

The Truth is not retiring just yet. Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post reports that Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce is “set on” returning for a 18th NBA season, citing “a person with knowledge of the situation.” Castillo also writes that it’s not yet certain which team Pierce will play for, although he lists the Wizards and Los Angeles Clippers as possibilities...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

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