Paul Pierce 'I Called Game' shirts are already for sale

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Paul Pierce after buzzer beater: 'I called game'
Sunday May 10th, 2015

Today in "the Internet sure does move fast": "I Called Game" Paul Pierce t-shirts are already for sale.

Pierce dropped that line after his game-winning bank shot in Saturday's Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Atlanta Hawks. The Hawks have already started a "petition" to ban backboard usage on game-winning shot attempts, so clearly this is a big deal.

Pierce finished with 13 points (5-of-12 FG, 3-of-7 3PT) and seven rebounds in 26 minutes. The win gave the Wizards a 2–1 series lead ahead of Monday's Game 4 in Washington, but the biggest takeaway is surely Pierce's classic "I Called Game."

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​[h/t @DCSportsBog]

Mike Fiammetta

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