Paul Pierce Says 'Truth Gonna Bounce Back Like Never Before' After ESPN Firing

Rob Goldberg@@TheRobGoldbergFeatured Columnist IVApril 11, 2021

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 8: NBA Legend Paul Pierce attends the game between the LA Clippers and the Los Angeles Lakers on March 8, 2020 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2020 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
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Paul Pierce is looking to make a quick comeback after being fired by ESPN last week.

The former NBA star told TMZ Sports to "stay tuned" and he could have an announcement about his future as early as next week.

"Truth gonna bounce back like never before that's all you gotta know," Pierce said.

ESPN let Pierce go after he posted a racy video to Instagram Live featuring scantily clad dancers, per Andrew Marchand of the New York Post. The video went viral on social media.

He appeared upbeat on Twitter after his firing was reported:

Paul Pierce @paulpierce34

Big Things coming soon stay tuned make sure u smile #Truthshallsetufree pic.twitter.com/YIaJMcNQoH

Pierce had been working for ESPN since 2017, contributing on NBA Countdown and The Jump.


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