Paul Pierce

Paul Pierce - then of the Boston Celtics - in action on May 1, 2013
Paul Pierce announces NBA retirement
Los Angeles Clippers forward Paul Pierce announces his retirement at the end of the upcoming NBA season.
Sep 26, 16:02
Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards reacts in the final seconds of their 104-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 3, 2015
Report: Los Angeles Clippers to bench Paul Pierce
Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers could keep veteran forward Paul Pierce on the bench, according to reports.
Sep 11, 17:34
Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards reacts in the final seconds of their 104-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 3, 2015
Doc Rivers: 'Paul Pierce will not be overused'
Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers insists that Paul Pierce will not be overused this season.
Sep 3, 04:59
Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards reacts in the final seconds of their 104-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 3, 2015
Paul Pierce hints at retirement after this season
Los Angeles Clippers star Paul Pierce concedes that this season may be his last in the NBA.
Jul 24, 00:38
Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards reacts in the final seconds of their 104-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 3, 2015
Report: Paul Pierce signs three-year deal with Los Angeles Clippers
Paul Pierce reportedly agrees a three-year deal with the Los Angeles Clippers.
Jul 2, 05:40
Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards reacts in the final seconds of their 104-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 3, 2015
Paul Pierce to decide between Washington Wizards, Los Angeles Clippers?
Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce could reportedly have the choice between playing again for his current side or moving to the Los Angeles Clippers next season
Jun 20, 17:33
Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards reacts in the final seconds of their 104-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 3, 2015
Paul Pierce: 'I can still play, but will think about my future over the summer'
Washington Wizards veteran Paul Pierce insists that he has what it takes to play for an 18th NBA season, but will think about his future over the summer.
Jun 5, 22:30
Kyle Korver #26 of the Atlanta Hawks against the Houston Rockets at Philips Arena on January 10, 2014
Kyle Korver relieved by Atlanta Hawks win
Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver admits that he was expecting overtime in the team's narrow win over the Washington Wizards.
May 16, 08:58
Atlanta Hawks' Paul Millsap in action against San Antonio Spurs on October 17, 2013
Result: Atlanta Hawks reach Eastern Conference finals for first time
The Atlanta Hawks reach the Eastern Conference finals for the first time with a 94-91 win over the Washington Wizards to clinch their playoff series.
May 16, 08:16
Jeff Teague #0 of the Atlanta Hawks dribbles the ball against the Indiana Pacers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs on April 19, 2014
Result: Atlanta Hawks win at Washington Wizards to level series
Jeff Teague scores 26 points as the Atlanta Hawks level their Eastern Conference semi-final series with the Washington Wizards at 2-2.
May 12, 10:19
Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards reacts in the final seconds of their 104-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 3, 2015
Result: Late Paul Pierce shot gives Washington Wizards win
Paul Pierce scores a last-gasp jump shot to give the Washington Wizards a 103-101 win in game three of their playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks.
May 10, 11:17
Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards reacts in the final seconds of their 104-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 3, 2015
Paul Pierce hints at Washington Wizards stay
Paul Pierce hints that he has no plans to leave the Washington Wizards, despite having a player option on the second year of his deal.
May 7, 04:40
Nikola Vucevic #9 of the Orlando Magic defends against Al Horford #15 of the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on November 26, 2013
Result: Atlanta Hawks beat Washington Wizards to level series
The Atlanta Hawks level their playoff series against the Washington Wizards with a 106-90 victory at the Philips Arena.
May 6, 09:17
Washington Wizards' John Wall in action against Chicago Bulls on October 12, 2013
Paul Pierce: 'John Wall is the LeBron James of point guards'
Paul Pierce labels Washington Wizards teammate John Wall the "LeBron of point guards" following his impressive performance in the series sweep of the Toronto Raptors.
May 2, 20:55
Washington Wizards' John Wall in action against Chicago Bulls on October 12, 2013
Result: Late charge seals win for Washington Wizards
The Washington Wizards hold off a Toronto Raptors comeback to take a 3-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.
Apr 25, 08:40
Washington Wizards' John Wall in action against Chicago Bulls on October 12, 2013
Result: Washington Wizards power to win over Toronto Raptors
The Washington Wizards take a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series against the Toronto Raptors with a 117-106 win in game two.
Apr 22, 09:40
Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors stands on the court during their game against the Chicago Bulls at ORACLE Arena on January 27, 2015
NBA roundup: Golden State Warriors, Chicago Bulls begin playoffs with wins
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from the first games in the NBA playoffs as the Golden State Warriors and Chicago Bulls start with wins.
Apr 19, 12:22
Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets plays against the Toronto Raptors in Game One of the NBA Eastern Conference play-off on April 19, 2014
Toronto Raptors respond to Paul Pierce jibe
Toronto Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri responds to Paul Pierce's dig at the franchise ahead of their playoff series.
Apr 17, 17:41
Brooklyn Nets' Deron Williams in action during the game against Chicago Bulls on April 29, 2013
Deron Williams responds to Paul Pierce
Deron Williams plays down criticism from former Brooklyn Nets teammate Paul Pierce.
Apr 16, 17:59
Jeff Teague #0 of the Atlanta Hawks dribbles the ball against the Indiana Pacers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs on April 19, 2014
NBA roundup: Philadelphia 76ers shock Atlanta Hawks
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Saturday's games in the NBA as the Philadelphia 76ers inflict a shock defeat on Eastern Conference leaders Atlanta Hawks.
Mar 8, 09:33
Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on December 16, 2013
Paul Pierce laments Kobe Bryant injury woes
Washington Wizards star Paul Pierce reveals that he was sad to hear of Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant suffering another season-ending injury.
Jan 28, 18:58
Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors reacts during the game against the San Antonio Spurs in Game Six of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on May 16, 2013
NBA roundup: Golden State Warriors continue winning run
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Wednesday's games in the NBA.
Jan 15, 09:41
Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors is congratulated by Klay Thompson #11 after Curry made a basket and was fouled during their game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Oracle Arena on January 23, 2013
NBA roundup: Golden State Warriors, Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors win
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Saturday's games in the NBA as Golden State Warriors beat the Minnesota Timberwolves for their 24th win of the season.
Dec 28, 10:43
Golden State Warriors point-guard Stephen Curry in action during the NBA match against the Los Angeles Clippers on November 4, 2015
Paul Pierce: 'We have to keep improving'
Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce insists that he and his teammates have to keep improving despite picking up their sixth win on the spin in the NBA.
Dec 21, 01:00
LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots the ball against the Miami Heat at Arena HSBC on October 11, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
NBA roundup: Fourth straight loss for Cleveland Cavaliers
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Saturday night's games in the NBA as the Cleveland Cavaliers fall to a fourth straight defeat at the hands of Toronto.
Nov 23, 12:38
Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets plays against the Toronto Raptors in Game One of the NBA Eastern Conference play-off on April 19, 2014
Paul Pierce has "respect" for LeBron James
Washington Wizards veteran Paul Pierce insists that his rivalry with LeBron James stays on the court and he has "total respect" for him.
Nov 21, 18:37
James Harden #13 of the Houston Rockets watches from the end of the court during a free throw opportunity against the Dallas Mavericks at Toyota Center on November 1, 2013
NBA roundup: Defeats for Miami Heat, Cleveland Cavaliers, Los Angeles Lakers
Sports Mole rounds up the action from Tuesday evening's games in the NBA.
Nov 5, 09:40
Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat posts up Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers during a game at American Airlines Arena on January 23, 2014
NBA roundup: Wins for Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls, Oklahoma City Thunder
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Saturday's games in the NBA, where there where wins for the Heat and the Bulls, but another defeat for the Lakers.
Nov 2, 12:47
Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets plays against the Toronto Raptors in Game One of the NBA Eastern Conference play-off on April 19, 2014
Brooklyn Nets didn't offer Paul Pierce new deal
Former Brooklyn Nets star Paul Pierce reveals that he was not offered a new deal by the franchise contrary to reports suggesting otherwise.
Oct 7, 21:58
Brooklyn Nets Kevin Garnett reacts against the Detroit Pistons during an NBA game at the Barclays Center on November 24, 2013
Report: Brooklyn Nets up for sale
According to speculation, Mikhail Prokhorov hopes to sell the Brooklyn Nets after a failure to see a return on his investment.
Oct 3, 16:59
Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets plays against the Toronto Raptors in Game One of the NBA Eastern Conference play-off on April 19, 2014
Billy King admits Paul Pierce was too expensive
Billy King insists that the Brooklyn Nets could not match the numbers that Paul Pierce was hoping for this season.
Sep 23, 19:58
Brooklyn Nets Kevin Garnett reacts against the Detroit Pistons during an NBA game at the Barclays Center on November 24, 2013
Kevin Garnett to start for Brooklyn Nets
Brooklyn Nets coach Lionel Hollins reveals that NBA veteran Kevin Garnett has impressed him during the off-season and will be a starter next season.
Sep 16, 20:57
Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets dribbles the ball against the Detroit Pistons at the Barclays Center on November 24, 2013
Report: Paul Pierce signs two-year deal with Washington Wizards
Small forward Paul Pierce reportedly signs a two-year deal with the Washington Wizards worth $5.4m following his release by the Brooklyn Nets.
Jul 13, 20:20
Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets plays against the Toronto Raptors in Game One of the NBA Eastern Conference play-off on April 19, 2014
Paul Pierce not thinking about retirement
Brooklyn Nets forward Paul Pierce believes that he can continue to play for another year or two in the NBA.
May 15, 09:30
Miami Heat forward LeBron James smiles during their game against the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena on January 10, 2012
Result: Miami Heat reach conference finals
The Miami Heat are through to the Eastern Conference finals after beating the Brooklyn Nets 96-94 for a 4-1 series win.
May 15, 08:16
Miami Heat forward LeBron James smiles during their game against the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena on January 10, 2012
Paul Pierce pays tribute to LeBron James after loss to Miami Heat
Paul Pierce praises LeBron James for his display in the Miami Heat's victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night.
May 13, 09:43
Miami Heat LeBron James slams the ball against the New York Knicks during their NBA game February 1, 2014
Result: LeBron James scores 49 points as Miami Heat extend lead over Brooklyn Nets
Lebron James scores 49 points as the Miami Heat beat the Brooklyn Nets 102-96 to take a 3-1 lead in their playoff series.
May 13, 08:18
Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets dribbles the ball against the Detroit Pistons at the Barclays Center on November 24, 2013
Paul Pierce: 'All of our players can cause Miami Heat problems'
Paul Pierce believes that the "unpredictable" Brooklyn Nets will cause problems for the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference semi-finals.
May 6, 09:59
Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets plays against the Toronto Raptors in Game One of the NBA Eastern Conference play-off on April 19, 2014
Paul Pierce: 'We played for our lives against Toronto Raptors'
Brooklyn Nets forward Paul Pierce says that his side were "playing for their lives" as they moved into the next round of the playoffs by beating the Toronto Raptors.
May 5, 08:54
Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets plays against the Toronto Raptors in Game One of the NBA Eastern Conference play-off on April 19, 2014
NBA roundup: Brooklyn Nets and San Antonio Spurs through to playoff semi-finals
The Brooklyn Nets progress to the semi-finals of the playoffs as they beat the Toronto Raptors 4-3 in their first-round series, courtesy of a close victory in game seven.
May 5, 08:21