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What do the Brooklyn Nets, pillows, dryer lint, cotton candy and bamboo yarn all have in common? Paul Pierce thinks they're all soft Shortly after the Nets lost Game 2 of their first-round series against the Toronto Raptors, The Truth...Show More Summary
Paul Pierce and the Nets couldn’t do it this time. Now they’re going home with an even series. On the same day he touted his clutch “DNA” as unique and unbreakable, Pierce missed a potential go-ahead 3-pointer with 24 seconds left and the Nets fell to the Raptors, 100-95, in Game 2 of their contentious series.
Paul Pierce has the clutch gene. He also has clutch jeans that he'll wear during pivotal moments of parties and weekly seances, but that's neither here nor there. Point is, he's clutch, and he wants everyone to know he can't help it,...Show More Summary
The average age of the Brooklyn Nets preferred starting lineup right now is 32.4. Joe Johnson, Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, and Deron Williams have seemingly been in our collective consciousness for decades. Even Shaun Livingston, the fifth member of that quintet, is best known for a gruesome knee injury that occurred over six years ago. Show More Summary
"That's why they got me here!" That's what Paul Pierce shouted after he drilled his fourth straight basket to seal the Brooklyn Nets' Game 1 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Saturday. Pierce is right. Hitting tough shots in big games is why the Brooklyn Nets traded for him last summer. Show More Summary
The Nets resting on their Game 1 reward of snatching away home-court advantage, when they exposed the Raptors’ size disadvantage on the wings and culminated victory with a heavy dose of Paul Pierce execution in the clutch.
After the first weekend of playoff basketball, the Thunder and Clippers will try for wins at home. Well, that opening weekend was something, wasn't it? It started with Paul Pierce's crunch-time dominance in Toronto, and it ended with LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard putting on a show in Houston. Show More Summary
I went to the Barclays Center last month and watched the Brooklyn Nets kick the crap out of the Cleveland Cavaliers. Paul Pierce played 19 minutes in that game, going 5-of-6 from three-point range and scoring all of his 22 points inShow More Summary
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THAT’S WHY THEY GOT ME HERE
Here’s the New York Daily News reporting on on Nets forward Paul Pierce: Dubbed a “Dinosaur” on the front page of the local Toronto paper because of his age, the 36-year-old Pierce buried the Raptors in Game 1 of the opening round, scoring nine of his 15 points in the final three minutes of a wild [...]
Brooklyn Nets veteran Paul Pierce was fired up at the end of the team's first playoff game against the Toronto Raptors, helping them put the game away with some late scoring. Pierce was mic'd up during the game, and after hitting a crucial...Show More Summary
Deron Williams and Joe Johnson each scored 24 points, Paul Pierce scored nine of his 15 in the fourth quarter and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Toronto Raptors, 94-87, at the Air Canada Centre Saturday afternoon, taking a 1-0 series lead...Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors were trying to send a message that they have been overlooked all season, but it was the experience of the Brooklyn Nets that helped the road team win Game 1, 94-87. Paul Pierce came through with the big shots for the Nets, scoring nine of his 15 points in the final three minutes in the fourth quarter. Show More Summary
Dubbed a "Dinosaur" on the front page of the local Toronto paper because of his age, Pierce buried the Raptors in Game 1 of the opening round, scoring nine of his 15 points in the final three minutes of a wild 94-87 victory that started with a profane insult from Toronto's GM and ended with a broken shot clock.
The Toronto Sun kicked off the NBA playoffs by trolling Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce with a "Raptors vs. Dinosaurs" headline on their front page. The Brooklyn Nets and Toronto Raptors start their series with Game 1 in Toronto on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. Show More Summary
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Paul Pierce's time in Brooklyn may be more of a vacation from the Boston Celtics than it is permanent leave. Not even a year after trading Pierce and Kevin Garnett to the Brooklyn Nets and jump-starting a long-overdue rebuilding project,...Show More Summary