Paul Pierce

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Paul Anthony Pierce (born October 13, 1977) is an American former professional basketball player who played 19 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA), predominantly with the Boston Celtics. He was most recently an analyst on ESPN's basketball programs The Jump and NBA Countdown. Pierce was a high school McDonald's All-American and earned consensus first-team All-America honors in his junior year at Kansas. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Pierce has received more than 5,308,409 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Paul Pierce is the 147th most popular basketball player (down from 145th in 2019), the 7,036th most popular biography from United States (up from 7,339th in 2019) and the 101st most popular American Basketball Player.

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Among basketball players, Paul Pierce ranks 147 out of 1,264Before him are Alonzo Mourning, Zurab Sakandelidze, Sasha Vujačić, Carmelo Anthony, Joe Dumars, and Rudy Tomjanovich. After him are Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Pollard, Cesare Rubini, Dennis Johnson, David Blatt, and Ettore Messina.

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Among people born in 1977, Paul Pierce ranks 102Before him are Samantha Morton, Morgan De Sanctis, Namie Amuro, Justin Hartley, Manuel Almunia, and Chad Hurley. After him are Lynn Collins, Donald Trump Jr., Samantha Cristoforetti, Ravshan Irmatov, Janne Ahonen, and Olof Mellberg.

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Among people born in United States, Paul Pierce ranks 7,036 out of 15,968Before him are David Hess (1936), Stan Musial (1920), Talia Balsam (1959), Rian Johnson (1973), Amy Smart (1976), and Haddon Sundblom (1899). After him are January Jones (1978), Kenny Johnson (1963), Mike Krzyzewski (1947), Roy Ayers (1940), Jon Avnet (1949), and Ronnie Bucknum (1936).


Among basketball players born in United States, Paul Pierce ranks 101Before him are Penny Hardaway (1971), Jim Loscutoff (1930), Alonzo Mourning (1970), Carmelo Anthony (1984), Joe Dumars (1963), and Rudy Tomjanovich (1948). After him are Mike Krzyzewski (1947), Jim Pollard (1922), Dennis Johnson (1954), David Blatt (1959), Shawn Kemp (1969), and Marion Jones (1975).

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