There’s been a lot of trash talk going on in the Wizards-Raptors series—before, during and after Washington took a 1-0 series lead on Saturday. Most of it has centered around veteran The post Greivis Vasquez on Paul Pierce: ‘He’s Got Big Balls, That’s Why He’s The Truth’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Paul Pierce had a big game yesterday and his teammates were impressed. Raptors' Greivis Vasquez on Paul Pierce: "He's got big balls, that's why he's The Truth." — Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) April 19, 2015 A fair statement, given Pierce's performance yesterday. Show More Summary
Fact: The Washington Wizards' Paul Pierce moved past James Worthy for 22nd on the all-time postseason scoring list. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats & Info Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Wizards went into Toronto and stole Game 1 from the Raptors, thanks in large part to a vintage performance from Paul Pierce. The post Paul Pierce Scores 20 Points in Game 1 Win vs. Raptors (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Despite blowing a big fourth-quarter lead, the Washington Wizards prevailed with a 93-86 overtime win over the Toronto Raptors on Saturday at Air Canada Centre. Paul Pierce had a game-high 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting to give the Wizards a 1-0 series lead. Amir Johnson led the Raptors with 18 points in defeat. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Paul Pierce scored 5 of his 20 points in overtime, and the Washington Wizards beat the Toronto Raptors on Saturday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
Toronto general manager Masai Ujiri used an expletive Saturday talking about Washington forward Paul Pierce when addressing fans before the Raptors playoff opener.
Paul Pierce scored five of his 20 points in overtime, Nene had 12 points and 13 rebounds, and the Washington Wizards beat the Toronto Raptors 93-86 on Saturday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce was hit hard by a Jonas Valanciunas screen, but remained in the game despite holding his shoulder for a while on the ground. We'll keep you posted on his status, but he made a jumper on the very next possession, so... maybe it wasn't so bad? Your lame wheelchair joke goes here.
There's no love lost between Paul Pierce and the Toronto Raptors. On Saturday, Raptors fans were still ticked off at the Washington Wizards veteran for saying in an interview with ESPNBoston.com's Jackie MacMullan the team didn't have the "it" factor. Show More Summary
In the build-up to the Raptors-Nets series last year Masai Ujuri was caught shouting, "FUCK BROOKLYN!" to the fans. Masai Ujiri on Paul Pierce: “We don’t give a shit about him." — Ryan Wolstat (@WolstatSun) April 18, 2015 Today he returned...Show More Summary
It’s that time of year again. Same guy, new “old” joke. Paul Pierce continues to get the treatment from the Toronto Sun as the Raptors face off against Pierce for The post Toronto Tabloid Takes Shots At ‘Same Old’ Paul Pierce appeared first on SLAMonline.
SHOTS FIRED. Repeatedly. YOOOOOOO Epic Toronto Sun cover. From dinosaur to wizard pic.twitter.com/Rbnj4vYSO6 — Ryan Wolstat (@WolstatSun) April 18, 2015 How Toronto loves to hate Paul Pierce. Let us count the ways! - Photoshopping Paul...Show More Summary
Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce has been holding nothing back from the media lately, calling out former Brooklyn Nets teammates and telling Wizards teammates John Wall and Bradley Beal that they need to "make up their mind" about whether or not they want to be good. Show More Summary
The extra scouting time is important for the Wizards, according to the veteran in the room. We like it when NBA players are honest, but this might be too honest. Pierce on scouting Raps: "We got a lot of guys that don’t pick up things quick. Show More Summary
Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce did not enjoy his lone season in Brooklyn—calling his experience with the Nets “horrible”—and threw some of his high-profile former teammates under the bus. Joe The post Deron Williams and Joe Johnson Dismiss Paul Pierce’s Criticism appeared first on SLAMonline.
“I got pretty thick skin.”
Paul Pierce may be on a different team this season, but he must go through the Toronto Raptors in the first round of the Playoffs once again, and he doesn’t The post DeMar DeRozan Fires Back: ‘Paul Pierce Has Always Gotta Say Something’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Truth absolutely rips his former Nets teammates. The post Paul Pierce Calls Deron Williams and Joe Johnson ‘Vets Who Didn’t Want to Play and Didn’t Want to Practice’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
From the outside looking in, the 2013-14 Brooklyn Nets were a cataclysmic disaster—$190 million set ablaze on aging veterans who never fit together and resulted in a second-round exit in the postseason. It turns out it was even worse...Show More Summary