Report: Paul Pierce agrees to two-year deal with the Wizards

A day that started on a disappointing note for the Washington Wizards ends in elation as the Wizards have agreed to terms with free agent Paul Pierce on a two-year deal.

Here's ESPN's Marc Stein with the scoop:

The Wizards didn't wait long to fill in the gap left by Trevor Ariza's departure to the Houston Rockets earlier in the day:

After Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd was traded to the Milwaukee Bucks earlier this offseason, what seemed like a sure re-signing of Pierce for the Nets became anything but.

Now "The Truth" joins a young, talented Wizards team who are looking to build off their Eastern Conference Semifinals appearance this past postseason.


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