Pierce: Most pain gone, some lingers
After battling an assortment of injuries last season, Celtics' Finals loss is what stings
WALTHAM, Mass. -- Paul Pierce was out to lunch at Johnny Rockets in his native Los Angeles this past summer when he noticed a young man come in, buy a burger, and do a double-take when he spotted the Celtics star. Instead of approaching Pierce, the teenager quickly dashed out of the restaurant.
Pierce wasn't sure why the kid was in such a hurry -- until he returned about 10 minutes later.
"He came back with the biggest Lakers flag I've ever seen," ...
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