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He's here! #Yessir @ripcityhamilton https://t.co/YDzLR2YYv5
"It was bigger than basketball when I put that Piston jersey on" - @ripcityhamilton
Our motto was "We're the best five alive" - @ripcityhamilton on the '04 champs
Stevens didn't lose any sleep over Friday's stagnant offensive effort in TOR. He explains why before tip-off in DET: https://t.co/1PsJdgPfgp
#MotorCity jerseys tonight. We start with Reggie and KCP in the backcourt for our @FanDuel Starting Five ... https://t.co/q3t3gSWDp5
With Marcus, Jon and Andre up front to complete the @FanDuel Starting Five. https://t.co/8P1EO1cVGr
RT @NBA: The @ripcityhamilton crew! #Yessir #ThisIsWhyWePlay https://t.co/2cQBR6IpTG
RT @Keith_Langlois: No surprise, but Larry Brown and several of Rip's teammates - including the 4 other starters - here for his jersey reti…
How do the Celtics get their bigs more shots tonight? Kelly Olynyk answers that question and more to @Marc_DAmico h… https://t.co/DVguCsrGkk
Let's play some basketball. #Yessir https://t.co/seNQW3PymT
Just a few of our special guests for Rip tonight. #Yessir https://t.co/F1Y6pwY5fA
Alley-oop! Reggie -> Dre!
#CountThatBabyAndAFoul Dre gets the hook to go!
RT @NBA: Mood in Detroit. #NBAGIF https://t.co/WjUVQrJqi2
Reggie gettin' fancy with the behind-the-back pass to Jon for three! Down two with 4:08 to play in the first.
Jaylen Brown with the 🌪 and 🏀 https://t.co/JLLkHCWaK0
Reggie showing that #DetroitStyle on the feed to Jon. #PistonsNow https://t.co/WRXwX6xOXy
One done at @ThePalace Boston - 27, #Pistons - 23. KCP with 7, Jon and Andre with 6 each.
The Celtics lead the Pistons 27-23 after the first quarter after Jaylen Brown drops seven points on 3-for-4 shooting.
John Salley, Klay Thompson, Shaq and Reggie Miller congratulate @RipCityHamilton on his jersey retirement! #Yessir https://t.co/covWcRGTSb
KCP throwdown!! #PistonsNow https://t.co/DMYzy1JFG0
😀 #DetroitBasketball https://t.co/Nz7HqCFNgI
IT gets crafty with the pass and finds Amir Johnson for an easy two! https://t.co/gA0L7z7tTi
Isaiah turns on the jets and hits the reverse layup! https://t.co/jfq2Zm7zpf
Just a few minutes until we retire Rip's jersey! @FOXSportsDet will have full coverage of it. #Yessir
Marcus Smart finishes strong! https://t.co/S0XtSXVuRl
Marcus beats the buzzer!!!
Close one at the break. Time to retire Rip's jersey! #PistonsNow https://t.co/T1dpZ6o8lt
Isaiah Thomas scored 16 during the first half to push the Celtics ahead of the Pistons 54-50 at the break. https://t.co/LCpbOTzOjM
MUST WATCH: Watch #Pistons Hits dedicated to the distinguished career of our beloved number 32, @RipCityHamilton.… https://t.co/pvbCJVK1Qv
RT @Keith_Langlois: Mason gets it going. "From Coatestville, Rip City, Pennsylvania ...."
George Blaha: No Piston scored more playoff points, made more playoff field goals or played in more playoff games t… https://t.co/uIrR6iUqJi
"You earned your place among the franchise elite." - George Blaha to @ripcityhamilton #Yessir https://t.co/LyiRUmFyNU
RT @Keith_Langlois: Arnie Kander here for Rip, too. UConn coach Jim Calhoun here. His HS coach, as well.
Here comes @1MrBigShot to talk about @ripcityhamilton!
"You made me better every day ... you made us champions" - Chauncey to Rip. #Yessir https://t.co/mUrbeRi0YK
All the feels right now as Rip talks. #Yessir https://t.co/wJeamDbERz
"We're family here." - @ripcityhamilton https://t.co/HLTbcArwgR
RT @JakeChapmanNBA: Rip says his Dad believed in him more than he believed in himself. Special moment. Papa Hamilton fighting back tears.
"Detroit fans, I love you. Thanks a lot!" - @ripcityhamilton https://t.co/ioPSl9dIb0
Rip's jersey to the rafters! #Yessir https://t.co/8ENVj9W2Tj
Up close with the banner. #Yessir https://t.co/pxs6c7vadv
Meanwhile, in game action, Marcus ended the first half with this buzzer-beater! #PistonsNow https://t.co/SD71PEX37D
Al Horford drops the hammer off the inbounds play! https://t.co/WLZI1rFd4d
6:58 to play in the third. Boston - 67, #Pistons - 58.
RT @Keith_Langlois: Pistons run now at 11-0 and we're back to where we started to open 3Q ... down 4
Three quarters are in the books and the Celtics are on top of the Pistons 79-74. IT has 25 points, while Terry Rozier has 13 off the bench.
Within five as we go to the fourth Boston - 79, #Pistons - 74 Reggie with 17, Andre 15, Marcus with 14. https://t.co/VUDeVXvMPI
Terry Rozier steps back and drains a crossover 3-pointer with the shot clock winding down 👌 https://t.co/Kvfty34Mrf
RT @DwyaneWade: This guy gave me a lot of sleepless nights. Respect to the great RIP Hamilton. https://t.co/NIQHOCNUIQ
"We all knew in order for us to be great at what we do, we need each other." - Rip @Keith_Langlois has more https://t.co/Gc29sGU6g5
Three point game with 11 minutes to play!
5:40 to play. 84-84. Watch the end of this one on @FOXSportsDet and @1051thebounce https://t.co/t0lwKSWO2J
RT @NBA: #Yessir... @ripcityhamilton's @DetroitPistons #32 goes to the rafters! https://t.co/KOkhZHQEdT
Marcus with ANOTHER hustle play to get us the possession and we take time down 3 with 4:12 to play.
KC3 to tie! https://t.co/eTmBhCVHxa
KC3 (free throw version) and we're up 1!
Take a breath. We're up 1 with 1:15 to play. #DetroitBasketball
Marcus Smart with the clutch putback! https://t.co/v5ng2ga7Bi
Jaylen Brown knocks down the corner trey AND gets the foul! https://t.co/zfd4Bdaag3
Isaiah Thomas goes for 33, Marcus Smart (14) and Terry Rozier (13) combine for 27 off the bench, and the Celtics do… https://t.co/DVt7MP1iwz