player who was selected by the Boston Celtics
as the 10th pick overall some time in the late 90s. Often overshadowed by more famous players such as Tracy Mcgrady
and Kobe Bryant
, Pierce continues to slog away at hopes of earning a championship, but may just go down in history as a player who never got one, like Patrick Ewing
. He was stabbed 11 times in the upper body but survived in 2000.