Paul Pierce was all smiles as the Boston Celtics retired his #34 to the Boston Garden rafters Sunday afternoon.

Pierce joins the other Celtics greats and the 17 championship banners.

"When you are forever with the Celtics, you're forever," Pierce said following the ceremony.

"If I never make the Hall of Fame or anything, to go up and make the rafters as a retired number for the Celtics, that's just enough. That's enough for me. Everything else is icing on the cake."

Pierce is the 22nd number retired by the C's...