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Paul Pierce could be eating crow soon.
And if he’s lucky, will pick up the tab.
Pierce, a former Boston Celtics star who is now an ESPN NBA analyst, has told everyone and anyone that his old team would beat the Milwaukee Bucks. After Boston’s Game 1 win, Pierce declared the series “over” and that the Celtics would win in five games. After two straight Bucks wins, Pierce doubled down, predicting the Celtics would win in six games.
Well, you don’t have to be a math