Jan 26, 2014, 11:14 PM EDT
The pair, traded this summer to the Brooklyn Nets, returned to The Garden with their new team and what they heard was a lot of love. Above were the player introductions, when the Boston fans were amazing.
Later on a video tribute was shown to the fans, and Pierce and Garnett had an emotional reaction to the video and the love of the fans. These two will always be Celtics.
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