Paul Pierce RUMORS & NEWS

  • Paul Pierce on Jayson Tatum: 'He looks like an older version of me'

    CSN New England "From the time the Boston Celtics drafted Jayson Tatum with the third overall pick in last June’s NBA draft, the comparisons to Paul Pierce’s game offensively have been steady. For Pierce, he doesn’t see Tatum being as good as he was scoring the ball when the 10-time All-Star came into league..." September 15

  • Paul Pierce makes peace offering to Ray Allen

    Clutch Points "Recently-retired Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce is currently in China, apparently looking for Brandon Jennings. But instead of his old Twitter foe, “The Truth” ran into another NBA personality he supposedly has beef with: former Celtics teammate Ray Allen. But as the picture Pierce posted on..." September 10

  • Celtics to retire Pierce's No. 34 during 2017-18 season

    Clutch Points "After spending the first 15 seasons of his career with the Boston Celtics, Paul Pierce is retiring as a member of the 17-time champions after signing in free agency. Originally the 10th overall pick in the 1998 NBA Draft, Pierce averaged 21.8 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 3.9 assists. Celtics..." August 18

  • Paul Pierce Retires As Member Of Celtics

    CBS Boston "Paul Pierce is back where he belongs. The Celtics tweeted out a picture Monday afternoon showing Pierce in full Celtics gear holding up his No. 34 jersey. Pierce, 39, retired from basketball after this past season. He played for the Celtics for 15 seasons before playing for the Nets..." July 17

  • Clippers Waive Paul Pierce

    Hoops Rumors "The Clippers have created room on their roster to accommodate their imminent Chris Paul trade by waiving Paul Pierce, tweets Shams Charania of The Vertical. Pierce, a 19-year NBA veteran, has already announced his retirement from the NBA, making today’s roster move a formality. Pierce’s..." June 28

  • Paul Pierce Floated Forming A BIG3 Super Team With Kobe Bryant And Kevin Garnett

    Dime Magazine "When the BIG3 made its debut in Brooklyn on Sunday afternoon, the stands at Barclays Center were packed with fans looking to catch a glimpse of some of their former favorite NBA players back on the court. The marquee attraction for the BIG3 is Allen Iverson, even if he doesn’t want it to be..." June 27

  • Paul Pierce hopeful for a Celtics reconnection with Ray Allen

    Fanrag Sports "The 2007-08 Boston Celtics won the franchise’s 17th and most recent NBA title, and with the 10th anniversary of that victory coming next season there’s still the issue of there not being much communication between former Celtic Ray Allen and the rest of that team. On Wednesday, Paul Pierce told..." June 14

  • ESPN Will Reportedly Bring Paul Pierce To NBA Countdown Full-Time Next Season

    Uproxx "There’s been an awful lot of shakeup over at ESPN the past few months, with the Worldwide Leader parting ways with some of its most high-profile and well-respected talent. But they’ve also done a few things right recently. The Jump with Rachel Nichols is one of the savvier and more entertaining..." June 13

  • Paul Pierce agrees with Dwight Howard that Kevin Durant is better than LeBron James

    Sportsnaut "Paul Pierce has not been bashful about sharing his distaste for Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors for most of the NBA season. But following Golden State’s Game 3 win against the Cleveland Cavaliers, the recently retired star gave credit where he felt it was due. What we’re..." June 08

  • Paul Pierce thinks LeBron James is nowhere near Michael Jordan

    Larry Brown Sports "LeBron James may have surpassed Michael Jordan on Thursday as the NBA’s all-time leading playoff scorer, but Paul Pierce apparently feels that means very little in the grand scheme of things. Pierce was watching “Undisputed” on FS1 Friday morning, and he was stunned to hear host Nick Wright..." May 26

  • Paul Pierce 'Harden's One of the Greatest ... Deserves MVP'

    TMZ "Paul Pierce rides with James Harden -- saying the guy is still "one of the greatest" and deserves the NBA MVP ... even after the disappointing way the Rockets ended their season. The Truth was leaving Tao in L.A. Thursday night when he told us he'll ALWAYS support California-raised players like..." May 12

  • Brandon Jennings says Pierce doesn't deserve farewell tour

    Yardbarker "Paul Pierce’s Hall of Fame career came to an end Sunday after 19 illustrious seasons, and he was showered by congrats and well wishes from his fellow NBA players. Alas, Wizards guard Brandon Jennings was not one of them. After Pierce’s Clippers were eliminated by the Utah Jazz to wrap up the..." May 01

  • LeBron: Pierce's 'next stop is the Hall of Fame'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "LeBron James said his old playoff nemesis Paul Pierce's next stop is the hall of fame. Pierce, 39, is done playing after 19 NBA seasons and a trove of playoff battles against James. Pierce's last game was the Los Angeles Clippers' Game 7 loss to the Utah Jazz Sunday. James and Pierce are..." May 01

  • Chris Paul told Paul Pierce: “You’re not ending your career in Utah”

    Pro Basketball Talk "When the Clippers lose their final game this season — maybe Sunday, maybe not for weeks — the Hall of Fame career of Paul Pierce will come to an end. It’s not why Doc Rivers was leaning so heavily on Pierce Friday night, that’s more desperation on a shorthanded (and not that deep to start with)..." April 29