Pierce announced last summer that the 2016-17 season would be the last in his National Basketball Association career, and that led to plenty of heartfelt moments throughout his final year in the league.
Current Celtics All-Star Isaiah Thomas backed off Pierce in the closing seconds, with the game out of reach, to let Pierce knock down one more basket on the parquet floor that he made his personal playground so many times.
Most importantly, Pierce helped bring Boston its only National Basketball Association title of the past 30 years.
However, Paul was traded during the 2013 season to the Brooklyn Nets.
During his 19-year National Basketball Association career, Pierce averaged 19.7 points (44.5 percent FGs, 36.8 percent 3-pointers, 80.6 percent FTs), 5.6 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 1.31 steals and 34.2 minutes in 1,343 games (1,285 starts) with Boston, Brooklyn, Washington and the LA Clippers. But after a wayward four seasons elsewhere, Pierce reached an agreement to join his former team for a day. Also as part of the Boston icon's return to Celtics headquarters: No future Celtic will wear Pierce's No. 34, per owner Wyc Grousbeck.
Director Jon Favreau shared an nearly shot-for-shot remake of the original 1994's film opening sequence, set to CIRCLE OF LIFE . Newcomer Mena Massoud will play Aladdin , and Power Rangers Naomi Scott will round out the cast as Princess Jasmine.
However, Haber later said after a review of video captured at the scene, that the vehicle was headed away from the officers. The Dallas County Medical Examiner's Office has ruled Edwards' death a homicide, due to a rifle wound to the head.
However, he couldn't quite bag the trophy as Shahid Kapoor emerged victor for his Tommy Singh act in " Udta Punjab ". The 18th edition of the International Indian Film Academy Awards , was held in NY from July 13 to July 15.
Filmmaking great George Romero has died at age 77. "George Romero deserved to get 5% of every zombie movie made after 1968". Romero shot the first of his five zombie films , " Night of the Living Dead' , almost four decades ago".
While there are fans out there who are disappointed by the slight delay, it looks like the wait will be over soon enough. Now, prior to its launch, the firm has suffered a bit of a blow, losing its VP of marketing, Brian Wallace.
The good news is the front office, coaching staff and players should not be affected by the Rockets being put up for sale. There is no set timetable for the sale, but Brown said they want to find the right buyer and won't rush things.
China steel output hits record in June
That follows a better-than-expected increase of 6.9 per cent in the first three months of the year. The annual pace of growth in the Chinese economy is set to quicken for the first time since 2010.