Tuesday, February 26th, 2013 at 10:15 am  |  8 responses

Paul Pierce Dominates Overtime in Win Over the Utah Jazz (VIDEO)

He’s nicknamed The Truth for a reason.

The Truth went bonkers down the stretch in Utah last night, as Paul Pierce led the weary Boston Celtics to a tough 110-107 road win over the Jazz. He scored 7 straight overtime points to ice the victory. Per the Deseret News: “In the OT, Pierce was 3 for 3, while Kevin Garnett was 2 for 2. Pierce finished with a game-high 26 and Garnett added 13. ‘Paul, down the stretch, just carried us,’ said Boston coach Doc Rivers. ‘Feed the pig,’ I kept yelling, ‘feed the pig.’ He had it going, so feed him.’ [...] Afterward, Pierce tried to deflect attention from himself, calling it a team effort and praising Boston’s young guards, Avery Bradley and Lee, who scored 18 and 14, respectively. He talked about his mindset in the overtime ‘Just stay aggressive and take the shots that are there,’ he said. ‘I thought I got a good look — sometimes they fall and sometimes they don’t. Usually in overtime on a long road trip, you can kind of give in mentally. … But this team showed tremendous fight, dug in and did what it had to do.’ Rivers called the win the ‘best of the year’ for him. ‘We came in on fumes and we hung in there and hung in there,’ he said. ‘This says a lot about our team.’”

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  • Xavi

    The Truth!

  • spit hot fiyah

    lol at sagging shorts

  • DannyAingesBarber

    lookin like a fool with your pants on the ground

  • KoloradoKobe

    Paul Pierce is a first ballot hall of famer.

  • Seth

    Daniels tried to pull an Artest on him.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003246310246 Jason Carter

    Damn Dammare Carrol tried to de-pants him coming off that screen and he still hit the shot.

  • http://twitter.com/_DFrance DFrance

    Vintage PP last night.

  • chubbs

    best player ever with no muscle tone