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Paul Pierce

Forward

Boston Celtics

Vitals

6-7, 235, Born October 13, 1977

College: Kansas

14th NBA season ... 10th All-Star game ... Earlier this season passed Larry Bird for second on the Celtics all-time scoring list (behind John Havlicek) ... He is currently ranked 27th all-time among all players ... Won the 3-point shooting contest at All-Star Weekend in Dallas in 2010, and finished second to Miami's James Jones in 2011 ... One of only 37 players in NBA history to score 20,000+ points ... Was the MVP of the 2008 Finals, averaging 21.8 points and 6.3 assists in 38.8 minutes a game during the Celtics' championship run ... Has averaged 21.4 points and 6.6 rebounds a game in 101 career playoff games ... An All-NBA Second Team selection in 2009 ... An All-NBA Third Team selection in 2002-03, and 2008 ... An NBA All-Rookie First Team selection in 1999 after averaging 16.5 points and 6.4 rebounds in his first NBA season ... Was a member of the USA Basketball team that competed in the 2002 World Basketball Championship ... Selected by the Celtics with the 10th overall pick in the 1998 Draft ... Nickname is "The Truth" which was given to him by Shaquille O'Neal.

Full Profile | Video All-Star Reserve: Paul Pierce

Allstar Average Statistics
G GS MPG FGM-A FG% 3PM-A 3P% FTM-A FT% OFF DEF RPG APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
10 0 14.9 41-90 0.456 6-32 0.188 8-11 0.727 0.5 2.1 2.6 1.8 1.2 0.1 1.2 1.0 9.6
2011-12 Statistics
TEAM G GS MPG FGM-A FG% 3PM-A 3P% FTM-A FT% OFF DEF RPG APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
BOS 61 61 34.0 394-890 0.443 100-273 0.366 293-344 0.852 0.6 4.6 5.2 4.5 1.2 0.4 2.8 2.4 19.4

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