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Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against Jerryd Bayless #11 of the Boston Celtics. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Beat Celtics 114-98

Former Celtic Paul Pierce had 14 points and the Nets beat the Celtics Friday night.

03/21/2014

Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics handles the ball against the Brooklyn Nets on March 7, 2014 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rondo’s 20 Points Lead Celtics Over Nets 91-84

Rajon Rondo scored 20 points and the Boston Celtics dominated the boards to beat Brooklyn 91-84 and stop the Nets’ four-game winning streak Friday night.

03/07/2014

Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets before a game against the Boston Celtics on January 26, 2014. (Photo by Steve Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Gorman On Toucher & Rich: Pierce’s Heart Remains In Boston

Pierce may wear black, but he’ll always bleed green.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/27/2014

Paul Pierce of the Brooklyn Nets defends Kris Humphries of the Boston Celtics during their game on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at TD Garden in Boston.  (Credit: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Garnett, Pierce Make Triumphant Return In Nets Win Over Celtics

Andray Blatche scored 17 points and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics, 85-79, on Sunday night as Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett returned to their former home court for the first time since being traded.

01/26/2014

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Gallo Goes There: Don’t Like New York? Why You Need Their Teams To Be Great

Okay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.

01/17/2014

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (credit: Al Bello/Getty Imags)

Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In America

Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine – yes, nine – professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.

12/20/2013

Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets reacts during a game against the Boston Celtics at Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Williams, Pierce Return, Lead Nets Over Celtics

The Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics 104-96 Tuesday night in the first matchup for Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett against their former team.

12/10/2013

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NBA Playoff Schedule

Conference Finals have arrived. See the official schedule of games, scores and seedings.

05/23/2013

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Bulls Take Series Lead Over Nets With 79-76 Win

Every play near the basket looked like a traffic accident. There were long scoreless stretches. Shooting from outside was a dicey proposition. It was ugly for everyone but the Chicago Bulls. This was their type of game.

04/26/2013

Andray Blatche #0 of the Brooklyn Nets grabs a rebound against Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics. (Photo by Steve Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Williams Carries Nets To 101-93 Win Over Celtics

Deron Williams had 29 points and 12 assists to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 101-93 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.

04/10/2013

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