Veteran forward Paul Pierce has announced that he will retire from the NBA after the 2016-17 season.
Paul Pierce has one more season left in him..
The 10-time NBA All-Star announced via the Players Tribune on Monday that he plans to retire after the 2016-17 season, his 19th in the league. He is currently a member of the Los Angeles Clippers
“This is it, my final season,” Pierce wrote. “It’s time to move on from the game of basketball. Just like any difficult decision, I think you’ve got to be at peace with yourself. I’m at peace with retiring, but I’ve got one more ride left. One more season. One more opportunity.”