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Shaq couldn't stop laughing while talking about Paul Pierce after ESPN firing

14 days ago   |   By New York Post

Paul Pierce isn't the only one laughing after the Celtics alum-turned-ESPN analyst was fired by the network after a racy video incident last week. During Tuesday's NBA postgame show on TNT, Shaquille O'Neal couldn't contain his laugher the moment he mentioned Pierce's name. At the time, the Lakers legend was in the midst of a...
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Report: ESPN fires Paul Pierce after racy video

Report: ESPN fires Paul Pierce after racy video

15 days ago   |   By NBC Sports

Pierce, who played 19 seasons in the NBA, had worked for the network since 2017, including being a part of the "NBA Countdown" pregame show.
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