Paul Pierce shows off his resiliency

Bounces back from poor game to lead Celtics to win before All-Star break

Updated: February 17, 2011, 1:58 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Missing all 10 shots he attempted in Sunday's win over the Miami Heat didn't bother Boston Celtics captain Paul Pierce all that much. Even after one of the most anemic offensive performances of his 13-year career, Pierce knew he'd bounce back the next time out.

As long as his body would allow him.

And the pain in his left foot that contributed to Pierce's struggles against the Heat made him slightly uneasy. The discomfort was similar to what Pierce had experienced during ...

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