Pierce to miss road trip with knee injury

Updated: December 24, 2009, 9:50 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

Celtics captain Paul Pierce underwent arthroscopic irrigation on his right knee Wednesday and is expected to miss the next two weeks, according to the team.

After a knee infection was discovered following Tuesday's win over the Indiana Pacers, Pierce underwent the procedure at New England Baptist Hospital Wednesday morning under the direction of team physician Dr. Brian McKeon.

"Paul felt fine after the game,'' Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told the Boston ...

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