It is only fitting that Reunion Week starts with the Captain…AAAAAAAND THE TRUTH– Paul Pierce.
On the transition from Boston
RT @TimBontemps: Pierce "I’m a person that’s always been, when it’s time to move on, you move on. You can ask any girlfriend I’ve ever had."
— Baxter Holmes (@BaxterHolmes) December 9, 2013
On Rondo’s Return
Pierce expects a Rondo return in late-Dec, early Jan. "I know he's not going to take the whole year (to return)," Pierce said. #Celticstalk
— A. Sherrod Blakely (@SherrodbCSN) December 9, 2013
On the Atlantic Division leading Celtics
Pierce on Cs: "They're probably going to be a better team once Rondo comes back and try to make a playoff push... (cont.)
— Jay King (@ByJayKing) December 9, 2013
@ByJayKing Including him.
— Josh Scott (@JoshScottOCN) December 9, 2013
On Doc’s first trip back to the Garden
As if he'd be surprised if Doc Rivers didn't get a standing O Wed. in Boston, Pierce said: "I'd be very surprised. That's not Boston fans."
— gary washburn (@GwashburnGlobe) December 9, 2013
Doc should get a standing ovation when he comes back to Boston this Wednesday night and Rondo should get a standing ovation when he returns. Both will pale in comparison to the reception KG and Pierce will receive return to play the Celtics on January 26th.
Photo: AP Photo/Frank Franklin II