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Former Celtics champion Paul Pierce is now among the legends whose numbers hang from the rafters of the TD Garden.

Sunday night basketball players past and present joined thousands of fans to celebrate the retirement of Pierce's number, 34.

WBUR Simón Rios reports for Morning Edition.

This segment aired on February 12, 2018.

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Simón Rios is a reporter in WBUR's newsroom. He joined the station after two years at The Standard-Times in New Bedford, where he cut his teeth covering immigration and business.

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