He wasn't just a player for the Celtics. He was the face of the franchise.
He wasn't exactly camera shy...
BOSTON — Knowing his days with the Boston Celtics were coming to an end probably sooner than he would have wanted, Paul Pierce caught himself at times staring high into the TD Garden's rafters.
ORLANDO, Fla. — You can add former Boston Celtics great and Hall of Famer Larry Bird to the list of folks who would have liked to have seen Paul Pierce finish out his career with the Celtics.
In 2011 Kendrick Perkins was the first member of the Boston Celtics championship-winning starting five to leave the team.