Pierce and KG reflect on their long friendship
Fri, 15 Mar 2013|
A look back at how KG and Pierce met, and what it's like to be teammates.
Their numbers will hang from the TD garden rafters some day maybe even together Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce have been linked for two decades. In all Wednesday they'd both accomplished milestones. Garnett moving into -- fifteenth place all time in NBA scoring -- jumping up to twentieth. At beach and has more on the team's stars and their legacies. That are still being -- Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett we're teammates long before the blockbuster deal that brought KG to Boston in 2000 that. Which I don't know tall -- history and it's only right you know. Coming here we made history together when we're marks. Played it away anything from Tucker -- equivalent. -- that I'm hostile to important to mom didn't. -- -- -- -- -- -- first ever experienced players on Sundays 31516. To zero. Though their birthdays seventeen months apart. Piercing Garnett of the same high school class in 1995. Years went on to play here university in California street to the NBA. And neither team did teaming up again there was like -- I don't know it's. Just. It's just works out nearly fifteen years after playing together and summer camp. Piercing Garnett cemented their hall of fame legacy of winning an NBA championship and Burnett's first season without. Been able to follow a dream -- lose concentration together. Try to go to the same school of some want to think perhaps we found me out here Boston. Win the championship doing things for new sources here it's just do what. You know we've all these years. -- times. It makes it more special things that we talk about playing together we're fixes. Now and they wanted to have this -- -- -- -- -- Neither player knows for sure how much longer he'll be in the league and while both admit the milestones are nice. They won't be able to fully appreciated until their careers are over right now the focus is solely on finishing the season strong and winning one more title together. Reporting with the Celtics in Waltham I'm happy and for Comcast sports net. -- carrying the load is presented by Chevrolet Silverado -- season he's currently tied the pool hall for fifth in the eastern time. That's you know. Paying attention to this thing where they'll possibly be seated in the postseason -- Doc Rivers. I don't think -- -- -- I really don't. Just it is going through. Have to focus on the next. -- Look I'm sure our players through -- And l.'s performance. Who. The hell yeah right. -- of this opportunity to win in the playoffs. And in that -- in this business shows you that your going to be better in the -- So how many. We're -- division banners. -- one of -- Well.