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Bill Russell shared a video on Twitter in which he congratulated Pierce for the honor:
Congratulations to @PaulPierce34 #TheTruth on a GREAT career! Very proud to have you as part of my @celtics family. Have a great day & embrace the experience. I will see you soon at #NBAAllStar2018 #paulpierce #nba #espn https://t.co/71NKEEFEH6
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