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Pierce, Garnett won't play Wednesday

Updated: October 19, 2013, 5:47 PM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett will not play in Boston on Wednesday night against the Celtics, Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd said Saturday.

"As of right now, those two won't play in Boston," Kidd said. "They'll play in the final (preseason) game (in Miami on Friday)."

Pierce said he probably wouldn't travel to Boston, though Kidd said he hasn't talked with Pierce or Garnett about travel.

Pierce played the first 15 seasons of his career in Boston ...

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