Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics 1/26/14: Video Highlights and Recap

Tom KinslowFeatured ColumnistJanuary 26, 2014

For the first time since this summer's blockbuster trade, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett returned to Boston as members of the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday, Jan. 26.

The Boston crowd roared for the two former Celtics stars who helped lead the team to a championship in their first season together in Beantown. Emotions appeared to get the best of Garnett and Pierce, who combined for 12 points on 5-of-16 shooting, but the Nets escaped with the 85-79 win despite a late charge by the Celtics.

Watch the video for full highlights of today's emotional return.