A look back at the Big Three era

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KG, Pierce Dealt To Nets

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The end of an era came June 27, 2013, when the Celtics and Nets agreed to a deal in principle that sent Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to the Nets for a boatload of mediocre players and valuable draft picks. In the span of a few days, the dismantling of the Celtics was completed. Now we await the Great Rebuild.