Tuesday , Oct , 24 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Celtics’ Pierce day-to-day

East Rutherford, NJ (Sports Network) – Boston Celtics swingman Paul Pierce
is listed as day-to-day with an infected middle finger on his left hand.

The 6-6, 230-pound forward/guard missed Tuesday’s preseason game against the
New Jersey Nets and will be examined by team physician Dr. Brian McKeon at New
England Baptist Hospital.

In five preseason games, Pierce has averaged 15.6 ppg, 3.4 rpg and 2.0 apg.

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