Paul Pierce isn’t ready to walk away from the game just yet, and will join some elite company by playing a 19th season in the NBA.
According to the Los Angeles Times’ Brad Turner — Pierce plans on returning to the Los Angeles Clippers for the 2016-17 season, his 19th in the league.
Paul Pierce is planning on returning to the Clippers for the 2016-17 season, his 19th in the NBA, per source.
— Brad Turner (@BA_Turner) July 27, 2016
Pierce will make $3.5 million next season, the final guaranteed season on his contract, but was undecided on returning after seeing limited minutes in L.A.