Prior to the 2013-14 NBA season, GM Danny Ainge put the Boston Celtics into rebuild mode by trading Kevin Garnett and franchise icon Paul Pierce, and swapping coach Doc Rivers for Brad Stevens. However, for some reason, they decided to hold on to point guard Rajon Rondo. Maybe, since Rondo was still young, they thought […]
Forget the 10 All-Star nods, the 2007-08 NBA Finals MVP and the championship ring. What Paul Pierce is doing now may be his most remarkable achievement yet. He's aging gracefully—completing the nearly impossible transition from superstar to sage with ease. Show More Summary
The Wizards annual Family-to-Family holiday present bus is an awesome tradition of giving back to the community. Wizards players delivered gifts to kids, but it looks like they got to play, too. Paul Pierce test driving one kid's present. Show More Summary
Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce was declared out of Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves with a sore right toe.
At the time, it must’ ve felt like a devil’s bargain to fans of the Boston Celtics: five players worth of flotsam and three first-round draft picks—"assets," the cold jargon goes—for future Hall of Famers Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett. To...Show More Summary
Despite being traded a couple of seasons ago, Paul Pierce remains a Celtic at heart. The Truth, now a member of the Washington Wizards, returned to Boston this week and […] The post Paul Pierce Makes an Emotional Return to Boston (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Paul Pierce already returned to TD Garden in a jersey other than that of the Boston Celtics as a member of the Brooklyn Nets last year. This time around, he'll do it donning Washington Wizards attire as the Wizards take on the Celtics...Show More Summary
Paul Pierce was brought in by the Washington Wizards during the offseason to add a veteran presence to the lineup. Unfortunately, the forward left Wednesday's game against the Lakers with a toe injury. The team's official Twitter account...Show More Summary
Here’s CSN Washington with a look at veteran Paul Pierce, as he and his new team, the Washington Wizards, continue to adapt to each other. So far, they’re off to a good start, as the team is 11-5 to begin the season: Pierce is averaging a career-low 12.5 points. Watching the small forward on a regular basis, the [...]
Any retelling of the Boston Celtics' 2008 championship run must include three staples of modern NBA lore: the duck boat ride, the preseason trip to Rome and the introduction of "Ubuntu." The boat ride—taken by Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett...Show More Summary
Longtime rivals Paul Pierce and LeBron James will get re-acquainted Friday night in Washington, and as always, Pierce is looking forward to the matchup. The veteran Wizards forward maintains an […] The post Paul Pierce Compares Rivalry With LeBron James to ‘Fighting for the Same Girl’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Williams says "It's going to be hard to stop me," and early returns this season agree. The Brooklyn Nets lost Paul Pierce this offseason, but they picked up a new Deron Williams, a healthy one. Williams struggled through the 2013-14 season, averaging 14.3 points and 6.1 assists per game -- his worst numbers since his rookie season. Show More Summary
The veteran Wizards wing threw one down on the Pacers. Pierce missed a game-winner at the buzzer in regulation, but this dunk was pretty nice.
The Washington Wizards are set to build upon a breakout 2013-14 season in which they made the playoffs. This season, the Wiz have added veteran leadership in Paul Pierce to take them to the next level of the Eastern Conference. Winners...Show More Summary
"These guys will never be the Big Three until they win a championship," Danny Ainge once said. He wasn't referring to the current super group assembled in Cleveland, but rather the combination of Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen...Show More Summary
Prokhorov admitted the Nets trade for Garnett and Pierce may have been done for marketing reasons rather than basketball reasons. The Brooklyn Nets mortgaged some of their future by including three first-round picks in the deal that brought Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to Brooklyn. Show More Summary
Bojan Bogdanovic was the Nets big signing of a substandard offseason, their attempt to answer some of the questions left by the departures of Shaun Livingston and Paul Pierce.
Paul Pierce has been ejected in his first home game with the Washington Wizards.
Captain America reporting for duty pic.twitter.com/olOYMwRwtI — Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) October 31, 2014 Say what you will about Paul Pierce, but the dude can fill out a Captain America costume perfectly. All these NBA costumes have...Show More Summary
The Nets have tried desperately to distance themselves from the notion that they’re a soft ball club in recent years. In the summer of 2013, the team acquired Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce for the purpose of injecting a little nasty into the franchise.