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Paul Pierce
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11.9 4.0 2.0
Team: WashingtonHeight: 6-7 Born: 10/13/1977
Position: FWeight: 235 Birthplace: Oakland, California
College: KansasDraft: 1st Round 10th pick by Celtics (1998)


Latest News
May 14 9:03 PM PT10:03 PM MT11:03 PM CT12:03 AM ET4:03 GMT12:03 9:03 PM MST11:03 PM EST8:03 UAE06:030:03 ET11:03 PM CT3:03 - Pierce, nicknamed 'The Truth,' was spreading some falsehoods Wednesday.
Analysis: Pierce scored 11 points, though he hit a clutch 3-pointer to put Washington ahead late and yelled "Series!" to the crowd. Alas, his Wizards lost the game. Game 6 is Friday night in Washington.
May 11 6:40 PM PT7:40 PM MT8:40 PM CT9:40 PM ET1:40 GMT9:40 6:40 PM MST8:40 PM EST5:40 UAE (+1)03:4021:40 ET8:40 PM CT0:40 - Pierce scored 22 points Monday.
Analysis: Pierce matched his best postseason scoring effort over the last two years. Game 5 is Wednesday night at Atlanta.
Apr. 3 3:38 PM PT4:38 PM MT5:38 PM CT6:38 PM ET22:38 GMT6:38 3:38 PM MST5:38 PM EST2:38 UAE (+1)00:3818:38 ET5:38 PM CT21:38 - The Wizards rested forwards Paul Pierce and Nene for Friday night's game against the last-place New York Knicks. Otto Porter and Drew Gooden started at forward for Washington.
Analysis: Pierce sat out Wednesday's 106-93 win over the 76ers as well, and Porter scored 15 points on 5-of-12 shooting in his place. After concluding a five-game homestand on Friday night, the Wizards travel to Memphis to face the Grizzlies on Saturday night.
Apr. 1 4:36 PM PT5:36 PM MT6:36 PM CT7:36 PM ET23:36 GMT7:36 4:36 PM MST6:36 PM EST3:36 UAE (+1)01:3619:36 ET6:36 PM CT22:36 - The Washington Wizards rested forward Paul Pierce for Wednesday night's game against the Philadelphia 76ers.
Analysis: The 37-year-old Pierce has struggled of late, and scored just two points on 1 of 6 shooting in Sunday's loss to the Rockets.
Feb. 27 6:56 PM PT7:56 PM MT8:56 PM CT9:56 PM ET2:56 GMT10:56 7:56 PM MST9:56 PM EST6:56 UAE (+1)03:5621:56 ET8:56 PM CT1:56 - Pierce returned with 14 points Saturday.
Analysis: Pierce was back for Washington after missing two games with a bruised right knee.
Feb. 25 9:39 PM PT10:39 PM MT11:39 PM CT12:39 AM ET5:39 GMT13:39 10:39 PM MST12:39 AM EST9:39 UAE06:390:39 ET11:39 PM CT4:39 - Pierce scored 25 on 7-of-11 shooting Tuesday's loss to the Warriors, though he left late after knocking knees with a Golden State players.
Analysis: Pierce said he would be OK to play Wednesday at Minnesota against former teammate Kevin Garnett and the Timberwolves.
Jan. 25 9:42 PM PT10:42 PM MT11:42 PM CT12:42 AM ET5:42 GMT13:42 10:42 PM MST12:42 AM EST9:42 UAE06:420:42 ET11:42 PM CT3:42 - Pierce became the fourth player in league history with 2,000 career 3-pointers Saturday, going 3 of 4 from deep and scoring 19 points at Portland.
Analysis: Pierce's 38.9 3-point percentage this season is his highest since 2009-10 when he shot a career-high 41.4 percent for Boston.
Dec. 29 8:44 PM PT9:44 PM MT10:44 PM CT11:44 PM ET4:44 GMT12:44 9:44 PM MST11:44 PM EST8:44 UAE05:4423:44 ET10:44 PM CT2:44 - Pierce finished with 21 points in a 104-103 win at Houston on Monday.
Analysis: Pierce has totaled 38 points in his last two games.
Dec. 16 3:30 PM PT4:30 PM MT5:30 PM CT6:30 PM ET23:30 GMT7:30 4:30 PM MST6:30 PM EST3:30 UAE (+1)00:3018:30 ET5:30 PM CT21:30 - Pierce returned to action Friday, finishing with 14 points in a win at Miami.
Analysis: Pierce missed his first game Tuesday with a sore right toe.
Dec. 9 10:07 PM PT11:07 PM MT12:07 AM CT1:07 AM ET6:07 GMT14:07 11:07 PM MST1:07 AM EST10:07 UAE07:071:07 ET12:07 AM CT4:07 - Pierce turned back the clock with a season-high 28 on 9-of-12 shooting with four 3-pointers in a double-overtime win over Boston.
Analysis: He's averaging 15.2 points on 51.1 percent shooting over his last nine games.
Nov. 26 11:42 AM PT12:42 PM MT1:42 PM CT2:42 PM ET19:42 GMT3:42 12:42 PM MST2:42 PM EST23:42 UAE20:4214:42 ET1:42 PM CT17:42 - The NBA has changed several numbers after a rough night for the stats crew at the game between the Atlanta Hawks and Washington Wizards.
Analysis: Pierce was 6 for 16, not 6 for 14.
Nov. 23 10:35 PM PT11:35 PM MT12:35 AM CT1:35 AM ET6:35 GMT14:35 11:35 PM MST1:35 AM EST10:35 UAE07:351:35 ET12:35 AM CT4:35 - Pierce scored a season-high 25 while going 4 of 5 from deep in Saturday's win at Milwaukee.
Analysis: Pierce seems to have found his long-range stroke lately, going 8 for 13 over his last three contests.
Nov. 6 9:34 PM PT10:34 PM MT11:34 PM CT12:34 AM ET5:34 GMT13:34 10:34 PM MST12:34 AM EST9:34 UAE06:340:34 ET11:34 PM CT3:34 - Pierce was awful for the Wizards on Wednesday.
Analysis: Pierce missed 12 of 15 shots as he proved he is ready for retirement.
Nov. 1 4:41 PM PT5:41 PM MT6:41 PM CT7:41 PM ET23:41 GMT7:41 4:41 PM MST6:41 PM EST3:41 UAE (+1)00:4119:41 ET5:41 PM CT21:41 - Pierce has been ejected in his first home game with the Washington Wizards.
Analysis: Pierce was tossed with 7 seconds remaining in the first half of Saturday night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks. After a long video review determined that Pierce was guilty of a clear path foul, he disputed the call and was whistled for a technical. A few seconds later - before Milwaukee's Brandon Knight could take the first free throw - Pierce was given a second technical and tossed from the game.
Oct. 8 1:57 PM PT2:57 PM MT3:57 PM CT4:57 PM ET20:57 GMT4:57 1:57 PM MST3:57 PM EST0:57 UAE (+1)22:5716:57 ET3:57 PM CT19:57 - Pierce was fined $15,000 by the NBA on Wednesday.
Analysis: Pierce hit Chicago's Joakim Noah in the forehead with his index finger during an altercation in Monday's preseason game.
July 17 2:36 PM PT3:36 PM MT4:36 PM CT5:36 PM ET21:36 GMT5:36 2:36 PM MST4:36 PM EST1:36 UAE (+1)23:3617:36 ET4:36 PM CT20:36 - The Washington Wizards have officially signed Pierce.
Analysis: Pierce, who turns 37 in October, spent 15 seasons with the Boston Celtics before being traded to the Brooklyn Nets last season. Pierce averaged a career-low 13.5 points last season in his first year with the Nets. But he is a 10-time All-Star who has gained a reputation as one of the best big-moment players in the league
July 12 8:32 PM PT9:32 PM MT10:32 PM CT11:32 PM ET3:32 GMT11:32 8:32 PM MST10:32 PM EST7:32 UAE (+1)05:3223:32 ET10:32 PM CT2:32 - Pierce is on the move for the second straight summer, this time from Brooklyn to the Washington Wizards. The deal is for the mid-level exception, which is about $5.3 million for next season, and includes a player option in the second year of the contract.
Analysis: Pierce averaged a career-low 13.5 points last season in his first year with the Nets after 15 years with the Boston Celtics.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
98-99 Bos 48 34.0 16.5 6.4 2.4 1.7 1.0 2.4 .439 .412 .713
99-00 Bos 73 35.4 19.5 5.4 3.0 2.1 0.8 2.4 .442 .343 .798
00-01 Bos 82 38.0 25.3 6.4 3.1 1.7 0.8 3.2 .454 .383 .745
01-02 Bos 82 40.3 26.1 6.9 3.2 1.9 1.0 2.9 .442 .404 .809
02-03 Bos 79 39.2 25.9 7.3 4.4 1.8 0.8 3.6 .416 .302 .802
03-04 Bos 80 38.7 23.0 6.5 5.1 1.6 0.7 3.8 .402 .299 .819
04-05 Bos 82 36.1 21.6 6.6 4.2 1.6 0.5 2.8 .455 .370 .822
05-06 Bos 79 39.0 26.8 6.7 4.7 1.4 0.4 3.5 .471 .354 .772
06-07 Bos 47 37.0 25.0 5.9 4.1 1.0 0.3 3.2 .439 .389 .796
07-08 Bos 80 35.9 19.6 5.1 4.5 1.3 0.5 2.8 .464 .392 .843
08-09 Bos 81 37.5 20.5 5.6 3.6 1.0 0.3 2.8 .457 .391 .830
09-10 Bos 71 34.0 18.3 4.4 3.1 1.2 0.4 2.3 .472 .414 .852
10-11 Bos 80 34.7 18.9 5.4 3.3 1.0 0.6 2.1 .497 .374 .860
11-12 Bos 61 34.0 19.4 5.2 4.5 1.1 0.4 2.8 .443 .366 .852
12-13 Bos 77 33.4 18.6 6.3 4.8 1.1 0.4 2.8 .436 .380 .787
13-14 Bkn 75 28.0 13.5 4.6 2.4 1.1 0.4 2.0 .451 .373 .826
14-15 Was 73 26.2 11.9 4.0 2.0 0.6 0.3 1.3 .447 .389 .781
Career 1250 35.5 20.7 5.8 3.7 1.4 0.6 2.8 .447 .371 .806

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
98-99 Bos  48 1632 284 647 84 204 139 195 117 309 115 82 50 113 791
99-00 Bos  73 2583 486 1099 96 280 359 450 83 396 221 152 62 178 1427
00-01 Bos  82 3120 687 1513 147 384 550 738 94 522 253 138 69 262 2071
01-02 Bos  82 3302 707 1598 210 520 520 643 81 566 261 154 86 241 2144
02-03 Bos  79 3096 663 1592 118 391 604 753 106 578 349 139 62 288 2048
03-04 Bos  80 3099 602 1497 115 384 517 631 69 522 410 131 52 303 1836
04-05 Bos  82 2960 556 1223 108 292 549 668 78 539 348 133 39 230 1769
05-06 Bos  79 3084 689 1462 111 314 627 812 77 530 375 107 34 273 2116
06-07 Bos  47 1740 373 850 107 275 320 402 39 277 194 48 13 152 1173
07-08 Bos  80 2874 509 1098 143 365 409 485 53 411 363 101 36 221 1570
08-09 Bos  81 3035 540 1181 119 304 459 553 56 457 294 80 27 228 1658
09-10 Bos  71 2411 409 867 109 263 369 433 39 310 218 84 31 166 1296
10-11 Bos  80 2774 507 1021 111 297 386 449 34 430 260 80 51 171 1511
11-12 Bos  61 2075 394 890 100 273 293 344 37 317 274 70 26 173 1181
12-13 Bos  77 2575 476 1092 145 382 333 423 45 487 370 84 30 214 1430
13-14 Bkn  75 2098 321 712 112 300 256 310 26 348 178 86 31 153 1010
14-15 Was  73 1914 293 656 118 303 164 210 45 294 144 46 24 92 868
Career 1250 44372 8496 18998 2053 5531 6854 8499 1079 7293 4627 1715 723 3458 25899

Postseason Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
01-02 Bos 16 42.0 24.6 8.6 4.1 1.7 1.3 3.8 .403 .288 .764
02-03 Bos 10 44.5 27.1 9.0 6.7 2.1 0.8 4.4 .399 .356 .863
03-04 Bos 4 40.5 20.8 8.8 2.5 1.3 1.0 6.3 .342 .294 .839
04-05 Bos 7 39.6 22.9 7.7 4.6 1.9 1.4 2.7 .505 .259 .868
07-08 Bos 26 38.1 19.7 5.0 4.6 1.1 0.3 3.2 .441 .361 .802
08-09 Bos 14 39.7 21.0 5.8 3.1 1.1 0.4 2.4 .430 .333 .842
09-10 Bos 24 38.8 18.8 6.0 3.4 1.0 0.6 2.7 .438 .392 .824
10-11 Bos 9 38.1 20.8 5.0 2.8 1.3 0.4 2.7 .459 .447 .882
11-12 Bos 20 38.9 18.9 6.1 3.1 1.5 0.9 2.8 .386 .310 .894
12-13 Bos 6 42.5 19.2 5.7 5.3 0.8 0.5 5.3 .368 .268 .897
13-14 Bkn 12 30.7 13.7 4.5 2.0 1.2 0.3 1.7 .465 .358 .781
14-15 Was 10 29.8 14.6 4.2 0.9 0.6 0.7 1.0 .485 .524 .850
Career 158 38.4 20.0 6.1 3.6 1.3 0.7 3.0 .424 .356 .832

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
01-02 Bos  16 672 122 303 30 104 120 157 27 137 66 27 20 61 394
02-03 Bos  10 445 77 193 16 45 101 117 11 90 67 21 8 44 271
03-04 Bos  4 162 26 76 5 17 26 31 6 35 10 5 4 25 83
04-05 Bos  7 277 47 93 7 27 59 68 7 54 32 13 10 19 160
07-08 Bos  26 990 163 370 43 119 142 177 21 129 119 28 8 82 511
08-09 Bos  14 556 95 221 19 57 85 101 4 81 43 15 5 33 294
09-10 Bos  24 930 147 336 40 102 117 142 20 143 82 24 14 64 451
10-11 Bos  9 343 68 148 21 47 30 34 5 45 25 12 4 24 187
11-12 Bos  20 778 120 311 27 87 110 123 14 121 62 30 18 56 377
12-13 Bos  6 255 39 106 11 41 26 29 4 34 32 5 3 32 115
13-14 Bkn  12 368 60 129 19 53 25 32 4 54 24 14 4 20 164
14-15 Was  10 298 48 99 33 63 17 20 0 42 9 6 7 10 146
Career 158 6074 1012 2385 271 762 858 1031 123 965 571 200 105 470 3153

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