Filed under: Stream NBA Free Agency NBA Free Agency Wizards sign Paul Pierce after losing Trevor Ariza Contributors: Mike Prada and Umair Khan Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Wizards sign Paul Pierce after losing Trevor Ariza Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email The Wizards moved quickly from Trevor Ariza's departure, signing future Hall of Famer Paul Pierce to the mid-level exception. 4 Total Updates Since Jul 13, 2014, 12:09am EDT Follow this stream July 13, 2014 Nets reportedly didn't make Pierce an offer By Mike Prada The Nets were too concerned about their huge luxury-tax bill to give Pierce a competitive offer, which is why he left. July 13, 2014 With Pierce signing, Wittman's now under pressure By Umair Khan With Paul Pierce signing with the Wizards, the pieces are in place for Washington to make it back to the playoffs. The pressure is now firmly on Randy Wittman to make it al work. July 13, 2014 Signing Pierce accomplishes many goals at once By Mike Prada The Wizards stunned the basketball world by getting Paul Pierce, and it was a great move because it serves multiple purposes. July 13, 2014 WIZARDS SIGN PAUL PIERCE By Mike Prada Nope, didn't take long for the Wizards to overcome the loss of Trevor Ariza. Instead, they will sign Paul Pierce to a two-year deal for the mid-level exception.