Pierce turns back the clock

Captain's buzzer-beater puts Celtics up 3-0 and on the cusp of Round 2

Updated: April 24, 2010, 3:54 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

MIAMI -- Following his last-second heroics in Boston's Game 3 victory over the Miami Heat on Friday night, Celtics captain Paul Pierce was asked if he could recall the last time he hit a winning shot.

Pierce hesitated for a moment as he thought about the question, his mind likely racing back through the entire 2009-10 slate and coming up empty, before noting it was last year's first-round playoff series against the Bulls, a Game 5 victory at the TD Garden.

OK, but even that ...

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