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Paul Pierce Plays Santa, Delivers Christmas Presents To Kids (Photos)

The Washington Wizards are spreading the cheer on and off the court this season. The Wizards, hanging on to first place in the Eastern Conference, spent their Wednesday morning delivering gifts to kids in the Washington area as part of the Family-to-Family program. Man there is no better tradition in dc sports than the wizards holiday present bus http://t.co/YVTP4BlL7g— Dan Steinberg...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce gets his 'Rad' on, test drives children's bike

Paul Pierce makes sure that if there's ever a moment in time that you don't think he's the absolute best, that moment doesn't last very long. Today, as apart of an NBA Cares initiative, many of the Washington Wizards got on a bus and went door to door dropping off children's toys. Pierce, apparently concerned with the durability of the bike (but maybe also kind of driven by the fact...
Via Celtics Life
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Green Runs Deep #8 – Pierce Cooper

Our eighth edition of ‘Green Runs Deep’ features Pierce Cooper, a Celtics Down Under friend from Sydney, Australia. Pierce is well-known in the Aussie Celtics circles for his passion for the Celtics, his die-hard allegiance to his beloved AFL team, the Sydney Swans, and for his honest appraisals of Brandon Bass. Coops a great guy. Enjoy his story. -AusCelticsFan Please tell...
Via In The Neutral Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Pierce out with sore right toe

WASHINGTON (AP) Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce was declared out of Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves with a sore right toe. The Wizards made the announcement before the game. Pierce, who had not missed any games, is averaging 13.2 points. Otto Porter is scheduled to start in Pierce's place.
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The 5th Quarter: Wizards 93 Jazz 84

BRADLEY BEAL ICED THE GAME WITH THIS SHOT THE RECORD The win improves Washington to 17-6 overall and 12-2 at home, where they have won seven straight and are 5-1 against the Western Conference. The win, at least temporarily, puts the Wizards in first place in the Southeast Division and tied with the Toronto Raptors for first in the Eastern Conference. This time last season, the...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo has a group text with Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and other former teammates

Dime Magazine recently ran an article surrounding this tweet from Jay King of MassLive.com:Paul Pierce said he, KG, Big Baby, Perk and Rondo all have a group text.— Jay King (@ByJayKing) December 7, 2014So the heart and soul of ubuntu still lives on in the form of a group text.I can only imagine some of the conversations that must be had between Rajon Rondo and the four former...
Via Celtics Life
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Notes: Paul Pierce Delivers All-Too-Familiar Performance

This embed is invalid" /> It was vintage Paul Pierce. Only the colors were different. Pierce saved his best game of the season for when his old team came to town, racking 28 points, seven rebounds, three assists and two steals Monday night as his Washington Wizards outlasted the Boston Celtics 133-132 in double overtime. The former C’s captain was surgical...
Via NESN.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Wiz Survive Celts In Double OT

John Wall scored the Wizards last ten points in Washington’s 133-132 double overtime win over the Boston Celtics at the Verizon Center on Monday night. Wall finishing with 26 points and dished out 17 assists. Marcin Gortat was a force in the paint for the Wizards, scoring 21 points and pulling down a dozen boards. Boston battled all the way back from a 23-point third quarter deficit...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce Passes Reggie Miller on NBA's All-Time Scoring List, Washington Wizards Top Boston Celtics In Double Overtime Thriller, 133-132

The Wizards put the Celtics' three-game winning streak to a halt in round two.
Via CLNS Radio
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards Fall In Boston

The Celtics spoiled Paul Pierce’s return to Boston on Sunday afternoon, beating the Wizards 101-93 at the Garden. Rajon Rondo with his second triple-double of the season with 13 points, 13 rebounds and eleven assists. Rondo's 2nd triple-double this season (13-13-11) propelled @celtics to 3rd win in a row, 101-93, over @WashWizards pic.twitter.com/s1pMPnXvik — NBA (@NBA) December...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce Strives To Help John Wall, Wizards Take Next Step

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — Paul Pierce is a certified basketball geek. He admits he has watched multiple Celtics games this season, which should qualify him for some sort of medal, given the Celtics’ struggles and the fact he is busy three to four nights a week playing for the Washington Wizards. Clearly, the guy loves basketball. So it’s...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo: Paul Pierce ‘One Of My Favorite Leaders I Ever Played With’

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — Paul Pierce says he will never be able to walk into TD Garden without something pulling at his heartstrings. He also might never be able to walk out without being stopped for a hug or two along the way. As Pierce made his way off the court Sunday after his Washington Wizards fell to the Celtics 101-93, he was intercepted...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce: Rajon Rondo ‘Up To The Task’ In Leading Celtics

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — Questions abound as to whether Rajon Rondo is capable of leading the Celtics into their next era of greatness, and the team’s 32-68 record the last two seasons with him as captain has not helped his case. A former teammate and future resident of the hall of fame has no doubts about Rondo’s worthiness, however...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo wins battle with Paul Pierce as Boston Celtics hold off another epic collapse

It was another near heartbreaker, but the Celtics just pulled it out. They beat the Wizards 101-93 Sunday in another return game for Paul Pierce.
Via CLNS Radio
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Paul Pierce (and Kris Humphries) at player introductions

As expected, the crowd at the TD Garden erupted during today's player introductions when Paul Pierce's name was announced. And former Celtic Kris Humphries also got some cheers as well, as he was announced right before The Truth.While it's always emotional for Pierce to return to Boston, this time around it's not as difficult as his first trip back last season with the Brooklyn Nets...
Via Celtics Life
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers Knows Paul Pierce Bleeds Green: ‘He’s A Celtic For Life. Period’

This embed is invalid" /> It doesn’t matter which team he’s currently suiting up for. Paul Pierce always will be a Boston Celtic at heart. Doc Rivers is positive of that. “He is a Celtic for life. Period,” the former Celtics coach, now with the Los Angeles Clippers, told reporters this week, via The Washington Post. “Doesn’t matter where he plays...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce speaks on return to face Boston Celtics, shows Leon Powe some love

Paul Pierce made his third regular season return to face the Celtics. He spoke about how it feels to be in Boston and developing a new culture in Washington.
Via CLNS Radio
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics-Wizards Live: C’s Welcome Paul Pierce Back To Causeway Street

Filed under: Boston Celtics, Top Stories, Zack Cox
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Boston Celtics-Washington Wizards Game Online (Live Stream)

The Boston Celtics host old friend Paul Pierce and the Washington Wizards on Sunday for the first and only time this season. Tipoff is scheduled for 1 p.m. ET, and NBC Sports Live Extra is streaming the game online and through their app for Xfinity and Time Warner Cable customers. You can watch it by clicking the photo below. Photo via Winslow Townson/USA TODAY Sports ImagesFiled...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump…Where Pierce is just a Celtic playing for other teams

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. Doc, now the head honcho with the L.A. Clippers, was asked about Pierce in regard to the Truth’s Sunday return to Boston as a member of the Washington Wizards, he simply said what all Celtics’ fans already...
Via Red's Army
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos & video: Celtics pummel the Lakers

While waiting for tomorrow’s game against Paul Pierce and the Wizards, enjoy some photos & video from last night’s drubbing of the Los Angeles Lakers. First off, in case you missed them in last night’s recap, DTB has Tyler Zeller’s career-high 24 points. Zeller also pulled down 14 boards. Next, our own Jay, aka MrTrpleDouble10 has video of Rajon Rondo’s 16 assist night...
Via Red's Army
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Paul Pierce returns to Boston

Paul Pierce returns to the TD Garden on Sunday, but this time in a Washington Wizards uniform.The Truth took to Twitter yesterday to share a video he shot of his return to Boston (although it was obviously filmed in advance during warmer months as everyone is in t-shirts and shorts). Pierce receives a warm welcome from Bostonians on the street, and attempts to enter the TD Garden...
Via Celtics Life
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce Excited For Return To Boston: ‘Like Second Home To Me’ (Video)

Paul Pierce’s Boston Celtics career is over, but the truth is, The Truth can’t quit Boston. Pierce’s love affair with the city he called home for the first 15 seasons of his NBA career has only strengthened after Pierce and Kevin Garnett were traded to the Brookyln Nets prior to the 2013-14 season. The longtime C’s swingman now calls Washington, D.C. home, and he and the...
Via NESN.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavalier Film Room: Kyrie Irving’s Much-Improved Defense

When we last met in the Cavalier film room many moons ago, before the holidays, before I moved (again), etc., we talked about defending Pau Gasol in the post. This time, we’re going to focus on something I’ve spent many nights ridiculing: Kyrie Irving’s defense. This time, however, we discuss it on a much more positive note. In fact, I’m not afraid to say Kyrie Irving has...
Via Waiting For Next Year
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brad Stevens Looking For Young Players To Take Charge For Celtics

BOSTON — Paul Pierce ain’t walking through that door. Throughout this season — and, really, since Pierce left town two summers ago — the Celtics have been without a true closer. The final possessions of their numerous close games have been a mishmash of blown plays, ugly shots and poor clock management. Boston’s best look yet — a Jeff Green floater Wednesday against...
Via NESN.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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