VIDEO: Celtics fans give monstrous ovation to Garnett, Pierce in return

Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett made their first return as members of the Brooklyn Nets to the Boston Garden to face their old team, the Celtics Sunday. Video via USA Today

Pierce spent his entire career with the Celtics until the trade at last year's draft, while Garnett spent six season with Boston after spending the vast majority of his career with the Minnesota Timberwolves. After winning a title with Boston in 2008, the two are revered by the Boston sports community. Video tributes were planned for later in the game. 

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