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A Piece of History
After more than 50 years in service, the hallowed parquet floor at Boston Garden was retired just before Christmas 1999. The floor had moved with the team from Boston Arena (now Northeastern Universit ...
The 10th Pick Overall
Paul Pierce went to the Celtics with the 10th overall pick of the 1998 NBA Draft. Predicted to be a top-three selection, the California native hoped the Los Angeles Clippers would take him first overa ...
The Rookie Sensation Paul Pierce
Paul Pierce’s rookie campaign in Boston was cut short by a lockout between players and team owners. The season tipped off in February 1999 and the Celtics rookie started 47 of the team’s 50 games. Pie ...
Watch: Rookie Pierce’s First Game
Watch as Paul Pierce made an instant impact in his first pro game at home against the Toronto Raptors. Pierce was a starter and scored 19 points while grabbing nine rebounds as the Celtics fell in the ...