Allen, Pierce lose to James Jones in 3-Point Contest

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce fell just
shy of becoming a repeat winner of the NBA's 3-Point Shootout
contest during All-Star Saturday in Los Angeles.

      Pierce got into the finals before losing to Miami's James Jones,
who led the way with 20 points. Pierce finished two points back and
three ahead of Celtics teammate Ray Allen.