Paul Pierce punches referee in the face (video)

Paul Pierce Punches Referee Video

Paul Pierce played with a lot of passion in Game 4 of the 2010 NBA Finals leading the Boston Celtics with 19 points as they defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 96-89 at TD Garden. However, the 32-year-old small forward became the topic of discussion among basketball fans when he accidentally punched referee Eddie Rush in the face after driving to the hole and converting a lay-up. Wow! What a way to celebrate.

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Here’s the slowmo: