Paul Pierce sprains ankle

Updated: January 2, 2011, 11:00 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

Celtics captain Paul Pierce sprained his right ankle after landing awkwardly on a breakaway slam in the final moments of Boston's 93-79 triumph over the Toronto Raptors Sunday.

After Glen Davis intercepted a pass near midcourt, he fed Pierce going the other way for a one-handed jam with 1:34 to play. Pierce appeared to roll his right ankle a bit as he landed and hobbled up the court, calling for a timeout once the Celtics regained possession. He left the game and soon limped to ...

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