Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Paul Pierce News

Paul Pierce news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | NBA.com

Offseason Report Cards: Venture Capital

The Wizards let Trevor Ariza walk in free agency and added Paul Pierce, who still has something left in the tank. They also re-signed Marcin Gortat, and added DeJuan Blair and Kris Humphries.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kevin Seraphin, Marcin Gortat, Bradley Beal, Drew Gooden

5 hrs ago | Celtics Hub

Kevin Garnett will return to Brooklyn; Paul Pierce looks good in Washington

Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are both still playing professional basketball in the NBA, and it's still not for the Celtics, unfortunately. Even weirder: It's not even together.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Washington Wizards, NBA Players

8 hrs ago | Canis Hoopus

Around the NBA: Washington Wizards

The Wizards made a surprising playoff run last season. Will they be able to build on their success this year and take the next step to serious contention? What role should the playoffs play in setting our expectations? Should teams be judged based on their accomplishments in May and June or their accomplishments from November through April? Should a team be expected to replicate or surpass their previous season's playoff record or their regular season record? The Golden State Warriors won 51 games, outscored opponents by nearly five points a game, and lost in seven games in the first round of the playoffs.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Kevin Seraphin, Andre Miller, NBA Players, Drew Gooden, Martell Webster

Mon Sep 15, 2014

MSNBC

Wizards sign shooting guard Xavier Silas

Xavier Silas signed a 10-day contract with the 76ers late in the 2011-12 season. The next offseason, he was playing for their summer-league team when he suffered a nasty head injury that required facial surgery .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Glen Rice Jr., Bradley Beal, NBA Players, Martell Webster, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Northern Illinois University NCAA, Northern Illinois Huskies NCAA Basketball

Wiz of Awes

NBA Southeast Division Preview: Charlotte Hornets

Mar 12, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Wizards point guard John Wall dribbles past Charlotte Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker during the first half at Verizon Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Before the start of NBA training camp, we'll be doing Q&A pieces with writers and editors who cover each team from the Southeast Division, respectively.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Charlotte Bobcats, Miami Heat, John Wall, NBA Players

MSNBC

ProBasketballTalk 2014-15 Preview: Brooklyn Nets

Last season: The Nets started slowly in Jason Kidd's first year as head coach, and then things got worse when Brook Lopez was lost to a foot fracture in late December. The team turned things around after the first of the year, however, and finished with a 44-38 record.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New Jersey Nets, Washington Wizards, NBA Players, Shaun Livingston, Golden State Warriors

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Sports Media 101

Southeast Division Player Rankings: Small Forwards

Wizards 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Washington Wizards as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Wizards 101.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Miami Heat, Cleveland Cavaliers, Luol Deng

Hardwood Houdini

Are The Celtics The Best Defensive Franchise In NBA History?

Feb 16, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Boston Celtics former center Bill Russell in attendance during the 2013 NBA all star shooting stars competition at the Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports When most scouts, fans and critics think of the Celtics scheme they typically think defense.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Boston Celtics, Rajon Rondo, NBA Players, Washington Wizards

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Swarm and Sting

Charlotte Hornets schedule breakdown: February

The Charlotte Hornets will play just nine games in the All-Star break shortened month of February . It's always a good time for a team to get serious rest .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, John Wall, Bradley Beal, NBA Players, Philadelphia 76ers, Joel Embiid

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Examiner.com

Wizards chase Allen, Young names Bryant 'GOAT'

The Washington Wizards made a surprise move mid-July when they pursued veteran forward Paul Pierce . Now the question is whether Pierce's former teammate, Ray Allen , could join "The Truth" in D.C. The Wizards, however, are not the only team interested in the 39-year-old shooting guard.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Glen Rice Jr., Bradley Beal, NBA Players, Otto Porter Jr., Martell Webster

Sir Charles in Charge

Ray Allen Rumors: Still Hasn't Decided If He'll Play Next Season

The Cleveland Cavaliers, San Antonio Spurs, Los Angeles Clippers, Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls can fight over free agent shooting guard Ray Allen all they want. However, if Ray Allen decides that he isn't up to playing a 19th season in the NBA, then the recruitment of Allen won't even matter.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Ray Allen, NBA Players, Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James, Washington Wizards

Tue Sep 09, 2014

BleacherReport

How Washington Wizards Can Seamlessly Integrate Paul Pierce

The Washington Wizards made a few key tweaks to their roster this offseason, but none will change what the team looks like on the court more than the move to replace Trevor plied his trade as a catch-and-shoot specialist in Washington, topping out with a 40.7 percent finish from beyond the arc last season. 's 63.6 effective field-goal percentage ranked eighth-best among the 113 players who attempted at least 3.0 catch-and-shoot field goals per game, and h e actually finished the season ninth in the league in total catch-and-shoot points.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, John Wall, NBA Players, Atlanta Hawks, Kyle Korver

Sun Sep 07, 2014

BleacherReport

Ray Allen-Paul Pierce Reunion Is Exactly What Eastern Conference Needs

The Washington Wizards may have something to say about the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls being anointed the Eastern Conference's presumptive front-runners. After pushing the Indiana Pacers six games in last season's conference semifinals, the up-and-coming franchise has enlisted the help of veteran Paul Pierce to replace the departed Trevor The team contacted the 39-year-old shooting guard early in the free agent process to gauge his interest in signing, Allen can be a valuable role player on the right team and it makes sense for the Wizards to at least put their name in the conversation."

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Washington Wizards, NBA Players, Ray Allen, Cleveland Cavaliers, Chicago Bulls

Sports Media 101

Is Martell Webster in Danger of Falling Out of the Wizards' Rotation?

Wizards 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Washington Wizards as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Wizards 101.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Martell Webster, John Wall, Otto Porter Jr.

Fri Sep 05, 2014

Nets Daily

Bojan Bogdanovic getting recognition as NBA prospect ... and player

Sports Illustrated and Sporting News have listed the FIBA World Cup players --and prospects-- who could make some noise this season and Bojan Bogdanovic is on both lists. In SI.com's list of "10 NBA players starring on international teams," the Nets soon-to-be rookie ranked 8th on Jeremy Woo's list.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New Jersey Nets, NBA Players, Bojan Bogdanovic, Utah Jazz, Bogdan Bogdanovic, Phoenix Suns, Washington Wizards, Joe Johnson

Wiz of Awes

How The Washington Wizards Recovered From Their Off-season Losses

Oct 8, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza dribbles the ball as Brooklyn Nets small forward Paul Pierce defends in the first quarter at Verizon Center. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports After a successful 44-win season and a first round series win over the Chicago Bulls, the Washington Wizards entered this summer expecting to retain all of their key pieces.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Marcin Gortat, Trevor Booker, Kris Humphries, Boston Celtics, Kevin Seraphin

Bullets Forever

Bradley Beal must step up on defense to help fill Trevor Ariza's shoes

Bradley Beal's postseason run showed just exactly the type of player he can be. Now it's time to prove it over the stretch of 82 games.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Bradley Beal, NBA Players, Garrett Temple, Glen Rice Jr.

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Celtics Hub

Scouts Still Really Like Marcus Smart's Defense

After playing on the Celtics' Summer League squad and Team USA's select team, pretty much everyone says the same thing: Smart is a fantastic defender who might struggle as a shooter.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Marcus Smart, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Boston Celtics, Kevin Garnett, Washington Wizards

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Bullets Forever

Wizards reach out to Ray Allen, according to report

The Wizards have an open roster spot we figured they wouldn't use in order to maintain flexibility for an in-season trade or injury.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, John Wall, Bradley Beal, NBA Players, Miami Heat, LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers

Wiz of Awes

NBA Rumors: Washington Wizards Contact Ray Allen, Express Interest In Signing Him

Nov 3, 2013; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat shooting guard Ray Allen drives to the basket as Washington Wizards point guard John Wall defends during the second half at American Airlines Arena.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Washington Wizards, Ray Allen, NBA Players, Bradley Beal, John Wall

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••