Paul Pierce: Lakers’ Kobe Bryant ‘Made Me Who I Am’

The Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics have one of sport’s greatest rivalries. And although neither team has…

Paul Pierce, Matt Barnes Believe Kobe Bryant ‘Toughened Up’ Pau Gasol After 2008 NBA Finals Loss

When the Los Angeles Lakers traded for Paul Gasol back in the 2007-08 NBA season, it sent shockwaves across the league…

Paul Pierce Details Growing Up Lakers Fan, But Being Selected By Celtics In 1998 NBA Draft

For most Los Angeles Lakers fans, Paul Pierce’s name brings a certain disdain and dislike as he was a villain who had no…

Lakers News: Kobe Bryant Shooting Free Throws With Torn Achilles Was Message To Paul Pierce

One of the most legendary aspects of Kobe Bryant was his unreal pain tolerance and determination to push through any…

This Day In Lakers History: Paul Pierce Leaves Game 1 Of 2008 NBA Finals In Wheelchair

After meeting three times in the NBA Finals during the 1980s, the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers didn’t renew…

Lakers News: Paul Pierce Wheelchair Incident In 2008 NBA Finals Made Kobe Bryant Think Expletives

The 2008 NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics was the renewal of the greatest rivalries…

Lakers Video: Magic Johnson, Kobe Bryant Congratulate Paul Pierce On Jersey Retirement

Even though the rivalry between the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics is one of the most fierce in all of sports…

Paul Pierce Makes Recruiting Pitch To Paul George To Sign With Lakers As Free Agent

Paul Pierce might be a native of Southern California but as a longtime member of the Boston Celtics, he was one…

Celtics Rookie Jayson Tatum Says Father Made Him Watch Paul Pierce Tapes Instead Of Lakers Legend Kobe Bryant

There is little doubt that this year’s rookie class is one of the best in a long time. Along with the Los Angeles Lakers…

NBA News: Paul Pierce Hints At Recruiting Kobe Bryant, Kevin Garnett For Big 3 League

The BIG 3 has turned into a revelation of a basketball tournament, giving retired NBA players a chance to compete at a historic venue like…