With the Clippers' Game 7 loss to the Jazz on Sunday, Paul Pierce's career came to an end.
After one NBA title, 10 All-Star appearances and many memorable moments with three teams, the 39-year-old will be walking away from the game. He played 19 seasons with 170 playoff games under his belt while scoring 26,397 career points.
After the game, the NBA community reminisced on Pierce's time in the NBA.
Players Tribune video tribute
NBA players react to Paul Pierce's final game
Congrats to the Truth! Killed it— Steve Nash (@SteveNash) May 1, 2017
NBA media on The Truth's retirement
Only two remain.— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) April 30, 2017
Farewell, Paul Pierce. pic.twitter.com/8CuTtezZTt
Paul Pierce’s NBA debut - February 5, 1999— NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA) May 1, 2017
(featuring a rookie Vince Carter) pic.twitter.com/Gm4C0tj48V
Paul Pierce: "I gave every ounce I could, each and every day. And I have no regrets, even to the last day." pic.twitter.com/zKnmRaQKU3— Rachel Nichols (@Rachel__Nichols) April 30, 2017
Congratulations on an incredible career @paulpierce34— Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) April 30, 2017
Paul Pierce's NBA career is over.— John Karalis (@RedsArmy_John) April 30, 2017
Thank you, Paul. For everything. pic.twitter.com/HGBqwoerIN
Paul Pierce's farewell message to fans
THANKU TO ALL MY NBA BROTHERS AND SISTERS ASSOCIATED WITH THE GAME A GAME IVE LOVED MY WHOLE LIFE BUT NOW TEADY FOR A NEW CHAPTER STAY TUNED— Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) May 1, 2017
I'd like to thank the fans media members who followed me u made he who I am as a player the Poeple who loved and the people who hated me TY— Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) May 1, 2017
I gave this game all a had my whole life I'm thankful for that also to my family who seen it all from the beginning thanku— Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) May 1, 2017
To my my brothers Steve and Jamal Hosey u guys where my inspiration my Mom I looked at all ur hard work for us to keep food on the table— Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) May 1, 2017
And ur hard work and determination my heart my work ethic I got that from u Thanku— Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) May 1, 2017
To all the coaches who helped me along this journey coach Jose smith coach Stevenson Pat Roy Roy Williams Mike Lewis Thad Mcgrew Heroldjones— Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) May 1, 2017
I kno there's so many other people I'm missing when u go on a journey this long sometimes u forget some people who helped but thanku— Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) May 1, 2017
Can't leave my Boston fans out Thanku the ride was unreal love y'all forever— Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) May 1, 2017