BOSTON (CBS) – At the WBZ Water Cooler: The trade was made official Friday.

Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are off to Brooklyn in a deal that ends a great era of Celtics basketball. Pierce was Ned Grady’s favorite player and he wanted to say thanks for the memories.

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You can hear the WBZ Water Cooler on Saturday at 10:25 AM and 5:55 PM, and Sunday at 5:55 PM, on WBZ NewsRadio 1030.