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  1. NBA confirms officials made correct call in waving off Paul Pierce's game-tying three vs. HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | MSNBC

    That's the short version of what went down at the end of Game 6 between the Hawks and the Wizards, when Pierce appeared to knock down a ridiculously difficult three-point shot to tie things up at the end of regulation, and thus force an overtime session that would extend Washington's season for at least another five minutes. The call on the floor was that the shot was good, but after going to the replay, the officials determined that the ball - ever so slightly - was still on Pierce's fingertips just after time expired.

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  2. Robb: Paul Pierce Considering Retirement After Magical PostseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | CBS Local

    BOSTON - Paul Pierce's magical postseason run with the Washington Wizards came to an unfortunate halt on Friday night. Another storybook ending for the 37-year-old was stolen away after Pierce hit an apparent game-tying 3-point shot as regulation expired in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Atlanta Hawks.

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  3. Re: Three Raptors with NBA Futures That Will Likely ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Raptors Republic

    Old man Paul Pierce once said that the Raptors don't have the "it" factor that would push Toronto deep into the playoffs. Well, after the Wizards took Kyle Lowry and company to the woodshed, no one's questioning Pierce's words any more.

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  4. Wizards Season Ends in Game 6 HeartbreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | CBS Local

    Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards looks on during the second half against the Atlanta Hawks at Verizon Center on May 15, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Hawks defeat the Wizards 94-91.

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  5. NBA Free Agency Rumors 2015: Kevin Seraphin Not Returning To Washington WizardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Wiz of Awes

    Apr 15, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Washington Wizards center Kevin Seraphin reacts in the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports The addition of Paul Pierce helped propel Washington amongst the best teams in the Eastern Conference during the playoffs, but when it came down to it, they were just a few plays away from advancing to the Conference Finals.

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  6. Worcester boxer in Gloves finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Lowell Sun

    ... England team was crowned this past winter at the Lowell Memorial Auditorium. Avoiding overtime in Game 6 when Paul Pierce's potential tying 3-pointer was released after the clock expired, the Atlanta Hawks made it to the Eastern Conference finals ...

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  7. Wizards Eliminated As Game 6 Comeback Attempt Comes Too LateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | CBS Local

    Avoiding overtime in Game 6 when Paul Pierce's potential tying 3-pointer was released after the clock expired, the Atlanta Hawks made it to the Eastern Conference finals for the first time by beating the Washington Wizards 94-91 on Friday night. The Hawks held on thanks primarily to DeMarre Carroll's playoff career-high 25 points, including two layups in the last minute off assists from Jeff Teague.

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  8. Randy Wittman wants Paul Pierce back with Wizards next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Washington Post

    Atlanta Hawks forward Pero Antic blocks Washington Wizards guard John Wall's path to the basket during the first half of Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals at the Verizon Center on May 15. Washington Wizards Coach Randy Wittman addressed the question in a variety of ways a couple times per week in cities across the country, before and after games, for almost nine months. The gist of the reporter's questions: "What kind of impact has Paul Pierce had on your team?" Nearly every time, Wittman would answer: Pierce has had a tremendous influence, both on and off the court.

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  9. Paul Pierce considering retirementRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Boston Celtics

    Paul Pierce may have played his last basketball game. If he did, he went out in an oddly appropriate way, hitting 3 game winning shots in a row, except that the last two really weren't.

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  10. Replay sends Hawks into Eastern finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Japan Times

    Atlanta advanced to the NBA Eastern Conference finals for the first time when an apparent tying basket at the buzzer was ruled out, giving the Hawks a 94-91 win at Washington on Friday and a 4-2 series victory. Washington's Paul Pierce, who sank the buzzer-beating winner in Game 3 of the series, looked like he had pulled off another stunning long bomb to tie the scores as time expired, raising his arms in triumph as the home crowd roared.

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  11. Photo: Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce (34) shootsRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce shoots a three-point shot with Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver and center Al Horford , from the Dominican Republic, nearby in the second half of Game 6 of the second round of the NBA basketball playoffs, Friday, May 15, 2015, in Washington. Pierce's basket went in, but after review it was ruled that time had expired.

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  12. A look into the Wizardsa litany of losses in home elimination gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Washington Post

    The Wizards react after Paul Pierce's game-tying three-pointer was waived off, sending the franchise to its seventh straight defeat in a playoff home elimination game For as cruel as the ending of Friday's Game 6 was for the Washington Wizards - their hopes dashed by a Paul Pierce three-pointer that came just a few milliseconds too late - the 94-91 loss was also fitting . Seven times now, the Wizards/Bullets have taken their homecourt for a playoff elimination game and come up short by a combined 46 points, making for a 6.6 average margin of defeat.

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  13. Pierce's shot too late, Hawks hold on to beataRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... 2015 in Washington, DC. The Hawks defeat the Wizards 94-91. WASHINGTON (AP) - Avoiding overtime in Game 6 when Paul Pierce's potential tying 3-pointer was released after the clock expired, the Atlanta Hawks made it to the Eastern Conference finals ...

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  14. Lynx Making Roster Moves, Rockets Make Huge Comeback to Force Game 7Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | Canis Hoopus

    ... series, but I've been loving the Hawks/Wizards rivalry. Atlanta won in a nail-biting finish Wednesday, despite Paul Pierce making a bucket to put the Wizards ahead with just eight seconds remaining. View the exciting play here: Interview list: ...

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  15. Pierce's Game-Tying Three Called Off, Hawks Advance to Conference FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    (WASHINGTON) - Once again the game was close, and once again Paul Pierce hit a clutch shot, only this time it was just a little late. With time running out, Pierce hit a corner 3-pointer in two players' faces while falling backwards only to have it ...

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  16. On basketball: Finishing in same spot brings questions if progress was madeRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Washington Times

    ... their huddle. The Hawks appearing as if a ghost just landed in the middle of a screaming Verizon Center crowd. Paul Pierce has been the boogeyman in the malice-filled dreams of so many NBA opponents. He appeared to have ripped out another soul with ...

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  17. SNYDER: If this is the end for Pierce, he did what he came to doRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Washington Times

    ... Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll, who helped provide the defense along with Korver . "When I turned around I saw Paul Pierce shooting the ball," Carroll said. "I was about to cry and I said 'not again.' Fortunately, the basketball gods were on our side ...

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  18. At Last, the Atlanta Hawks are onto the Eastern Conference FinalsRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Peachtree Hoops

    As Paul Pierce's last second shot went through the net, all the two and a half hours of anxiety and cautious excitement saw its reaper. An overtime in a Game 6 on someone else's home floor after playing well enough to have control of the game surely meant more disaster and a likely, knife-twisting anticipation to do it all again in Game 7. As Hawks fans, shoot, Atlanta fans, we've seen plenty of celebrations on our home floors and they seldom included the home team.

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  19. Pierce's shot too late, Hawks hold on to beat Wizards 94-91Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... which beat Memphis 108-95 to reach the Western Conference decider for the first time since 1976. Washington's Paul Pierce, who sank the buzzer-beating winner in Game 3 of the series, looked like he had pulled off another stunning long bomb to tie ...

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  20. Paul Pierce 3-Pointer Doesn't Beat the Buzzer, Wizards EliminatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Big Lead

    For the "Washington Sports are Cursed" crowd, add this one to the ledger: After trailing for most of the game, the Wizards rallied in the 4th quarter to briefly take a lead against the Hawks, hoping to extend the series to a Game 7. Then Washington fumbled down the stretch, but the Hawks refused to put the game away, and Atlanta was sitting on a 94-91 lead with six seconds left. And then that happened.

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