The Night Paul Pierce Was Stabbed

If you don’t believe in miracles, you probably haven’t been stabbed 11 times and lived to remember it. Eighteen years ago, Paul Pierce thought he was dying. His 11 stab wounds, one seven inches deep into his sternum, shocked the then 22 year old who was not yet a star. For a 24 hour period…

No More Truth: the Paul Pierce Exit

Drive the 15 miles from Inglewood High School to Staples Center downtown and you will inevitably pass the disparate worlds that nurture the very same thing in different forms. The rough and tumble town of Inglewood, filled with dreamers and tough love, blooms the extraordinary. The same can be said of the high rise towers…

Draymond Not Giving Paul Pierce Retirement Love

In the summer of 2017 Paul Pierce is going to sign a one day contract with the Boston Celtics and then retire. As a member of  the Celtics, Pierce played in 1,109 games. He scored 21.8 points, pulled down 6.0 rebounds and shot 44.7% and 37.0% from three. The Oakland, California native and Inglewood High…

Paul Pierce Can’t Say Goodbye

Eight years and two months have slipped by and the greatest moment of Paul Pierce’s professional career is a distant memory. On June 17th 2008, the Boston Celtics annihilated the hated Los Angeles Lakers en route to their seventeenth NBA title with Pierce as their scoring staple. For Paul Pierce, it was an extraordinary moment.…

Replacing Paul Pierce

Although Paul Pierce was only in Washington for one season, he became known as the leader of the team. John Wall was the unquestioned best player on the squad, but it was Pierce who the Wizards went to when the game was on the line. It was also Pierce who became the most prominent voice…

Los Angeles Clippers: Will A Good Summer Lead To A Title?

Things were looking very promising for the Los Angeles Clippers during last season’s playoffs. Up 3-1 against the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference semi-finals, it looked like the Clippers might finally find their way into the Conference Finals for the first time in franchise history. The Clippers have been knocked out of the Conference…

Paul Pierce Booed at Dodger Stadium

The pathetic pitch that died in the dirt before it reached the batter’s box came off of the arm of Paul Pierce. Pierce let out a big grin after his baseball failure, his teeth glistened in the twilight and the boo’s began raining down. It’s local tradition for Clippers players who drive down I-5 and…