Pierce Wins 3-Point Title
The Celtics’ Paul Pierce won the NBA Three-Point Contest last night in Dallas. Pierce made 14 of 25 shots in the first round to advance to the finals, where he made 15 shots.
Pierce beat Golden State’s Stephen Curry and Denver’s Chauncey Billups in the finals.
It was Pierce’s second appearance in the competition. He tied for last place in 2002, making just 8 shots.
Also Saturday night, Rajon Rondo took part in a HORSE contest, losing to Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant in a sudden death shoot-off.