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HIGHLIGHTS: Heat Send Nets Home With Late Rally

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 05.15.2014 | Sports

MIAMI (AP) — A game, a series, a season, they all would hinge on one shot. That is, if the shot was taken....

HIGHLIGHTS: Pierce Saves Nets In Game 7 Thriller

AP | IAN HARRISON | Posted 07.04.2014 | Sports

TORONTO (AP) — Slowed by foul trouble and struggling with his shot, Paul Pierce still found a way to come up big for the Brooklyn Nets. And, right ...

The Miami Heat Can't Handle 'The Truth'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 03.13.2014 | Sports

LeBron James and the Miami Heat still can't seem to handle "The Truth." With the nickname famously bestowed upon him by Shaquille O'Neal stitched o...

Kobe Understands Why Jason Collins' NBA Return Is A HUGE Deal

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.24.2014 | Sports

Don't tell Kobe Bryant that Jason Collins' return to the NBA isn't a big deal. The five-time NBA champion hailed the importance of Collins' return...

Jordan Schultz

The Wild West Strikes Back!

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

While this year's NBA offseason didn't have the pizazz we can surely expect in 2014 -- with a much anticipated draft class and LeBron James once again...

WATCH: Paul Pierce Got Ejected For Clothesline

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 12.25.2013 | Sports

Paul Pierce's scoreless, ejection-shortened night in Brooklyn may not have been Willie Mays stumbling in the outfield in Queens bad but it certainly w...

Injury-Riddled Nets Lose Another Star

AP | Posted 02.01.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Paul Pierce will be out two to four weeks with a broken bone in his right hand, the biggest loss yet for the injury-plagued Brooklyn...

Jordan Schultz

Can The Heat Repeat Against Improved Eastern Conference?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 10.25.2013 | Sports

LeBron James and the Miami Heat are setting their sights on a third straight NBA championship, trying to become just the fifth franchise in league his...

Pierce Sends 'A Message'

Posted 10.18.2013 | Sports

Paul Pierce wanted to let LeBron James, and the rest of the league, know that nothing is going to come easy for opponents in Brooklyn this season. ...

Jordan Schultz

NBA Offseason Losers: Knicks, Nets And 76ers Fans May Want To Close Eyes

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.09.2013 | Sports

The NBA offseason is the place for teams to improve, regress or rebuild. And while it is difficult to judge teams without seeing how new lineups look ...

Jordan Schultz

Brooklyn Nets Go For Broke, But The Plan Remains Highly Flawed

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 07.09.2013 | Sports

Russian billionaire and Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov is so desperate for a championship that if his team doesn't win one soon, he's said he'l...

Jordan Schultz

NBA Draft Grades: Anthony Bennett Chosen First, Nerlens Noel Slides And Trades Galore

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 06.29.2013 | Sports

The NBA Draft has come and gone ... just not necessarily the way we had envisioned it taking place. It was a shock to many that Anthony Bennett was dr...

REPORT: Celtics-Nets Negotiating Blockbuster Trade

AP | By BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 08.27.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets will acquire Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett from the Boston Celtics in a deal that was still developing as the NBA ...

Is Competitive Hot Dog Eating a Young Man's Game?

Crazy Legs Conti | Posted 07.08.2013 | Weird News
Crazy Legs Conti

A lot of competitive eaters wear open-toed shoes during competition, a fashion faux pas, I find both disturbing from a social etiquette issue to a health department concern. Perhaps, that's why Major League Eaters refer to retirement as, "hanging up the esophagus."

Pick and Roll: 6 Observations From Knicks/Celtics Series

Kelli Gail | Posted 07.06.2013 | Sports
Kelli Gail

After an extremely hard fought series, the Knicks are slightly beat up. Yet, they proved they could win in the playoffs with defense and experience. Hopefully it won't be another 40 years before New York City gets another championship.

What Now For The Celtics?

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 05.04.2013 | Sports

BOSTON (AP) — This offseason will be a lot like the last one for the Boston Celtics. Except they're another year older. ...

Knicks Survive

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 07.03.2013 | Sports

BOSTON — Twelve years without advancing in the playoffs. Two failed attempts to close out the Boston Celtics. Nineteen consecutive missed 3-poin...

Back To Boston

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 07.01.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — Back in the series, now back to Boston. The Celtics are two victories from NBA history, and from extending the Knicks' postseason fu...

Boston Not Done Yet

AP | HOWARD ULMAN | Posted 06.28.2013 | Sports

BOSTON — Jason Terry's nose still hurt. He wasn't about to let his pride suffer as well. Two days after being smacked by J.R. Smith's elbow, th...

Carmelo, Pierce Honor Boston

Posted 04.20.2013 | Sports

For perhaps the first (and last time) ever, Knicks fans cheered for Paul Pierce. Before the Celtics and Knicks tipped off Game 1 of their first-ro...

KG, Pierce Reach Milestones

AP | Posted 03.13.2013 | Sports

BOSTON -- Kevin Garnett scored 12 points, passing Jerry West for 15th on the NBA's career scoring list, and Paul Pierce joined him among the top 20 sc...

Bobcats Snap Celtics' Winning Streak

AP | STEVE REED | Posted 02.12.2013 | Sports

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- All in all, Monday proved to be a painful night for the Boston Celtics. Not only did the Celtics have their seven-game winning s...

Celtics Outlast Nuggets In Triple Overtime

AP | Posted 02.11.2013 | Sports

BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics relied on their veterans to help them win the matchup of the NBA's two hottest teams. Paul Pierce had 27 points, 14 rebo...

Celtics Embarrass Lakers For 6th Straight Win

AP | HOWARD ULMAN | Posted 02.08.2013 | Sports

BOSTON -- The rivalry between the Celtics and Lakers keeps rolling even if they no longer dominate the NBA. And that brought some extra satisfaction ...

WATCH: Pierce's Reaction To Rondo Injury

Posted 01.27.2013 | Sports

Unlike those who were watching the Celtics-Heat broadcast on Sunday or were following the action on social media, Paul Pierce didn't learn about teamm...