NBA legend Isiah Thomas might have to concede that the league is in a better place.
The recent success of teams like the Golden State Warriors and even the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers has many in the NBA community talking about small-ball and fearing death lineups. Isiah Thomas, President and part owner of the New York Liberty, appears at a pre-game ceremony of a WNBA basketball game [...]
Former NBA player Eddie Johnson compares the games of the Boston Celtics' Isaiah Thomas and former Piston and Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas.
Westbrook set a new franchise record with 22 assists. Russell Westbrook just keeps climbing the ladder. The Oklahoma City Thunder pounded the Phoenix Suns, 114-101, on Saturday, and Westbrook picked up his 13th triple-double of the season, torching the Suns for 26 points, 11 rebounds and 22 assists in 34 minutes on the floor. A historic night indeed. Show More Summary
No. 13 Indiana hosted No. 3 North Carolina last night in a game in which members of the 1981 Hoosier team—the Isiah Thomas-led bunch that won the championship that season by whipping the Tar Heels in the final—were on hand 1) to be honored for their past triumph before this game, and 2) to watch a mini-recreation of… Read more...
Isiah Thomas roasted the GOAT Wednesday night in Indiana.
Look how happy he is. After the Hoosiers beat UNC 76-67 on Wednesday, former Hoosier Isiah Thomas had some fun at the expense of former Tar Heel Michael Jordan. Reddit user “Chibooms” captured the moment when Thomas held up a CryingShow More Summary
One of the funniest moments from last night’s Indiana-North Carolina game came at the end, when former Hoosier point guard Isiah Thomas enthusiastically holding up a bighead of the Crying Jordan meme that was so popular the last two years. Take a look: Long time Michael Jordan rival Isiah Thomas held up a Crying Jordan […]
He was SO happy.
Thomas has been actively promoting peace in Chicago since his childhood. The post Isiah Thomas Talks Chicago’s Peace Game, Community Involvement and Using Basketball To Break Down Barriers appeared first on SLAMonline.
Chicago Bulls superstar guard Dwyane Wade stated he's willing to do his part to help curb the problems associated with gun violence in his hometown, but he wants help from other members of the community in order to start seeing realShow More Summary
Well, you’ve got to hand it to Isiah Thomas, because he’s certainly not afraid of making a bold prediction or two. It (...)
Thursday's conversations will revolve around four topics: Racial Profiling, Athletes and Police; Sports and Activism; Guns and Violence; and A Call To Action about how athletes can use their influence for social good. [ more › ]
Detroit Pistons legend Isiah Thomas is not a fan of Philadelphia 76ers #1 overall pick Ben Simmons decision to sit out a summer league game on Thursday. During the game, Simmons was seen signing autographs and taking pictures with fans and Isiah put him on blast for not being out there and competing. “You’re 19 earn your money […]
Ben Simmons sat out his second straight Summer League game on Thursday night. Simmons, who has shown himself to be a transcendent (...)
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Toe-to-Toe Tuesday hits Carlton, Minnesota's Black Bear Casino for tonight's doubleheader. Following his disappointing no-contest against Isiah Thomas last year, Abel Sanchez product and top cruiserweight prospect Murat Gassiev returns to the PBC airwaves against Jordan Shimmell tonight in an IBF eliminator. Show More Summary
All four fighters are currently undefeated. The cruiserweight division, arguably the most entertaining in the sport, will see its fresh blood test itself on May 13th's ShoBox at Sam's Town. TMT product Andrew "The Beast" Tabiti headlines against Puerto Rico's Keith Tapia, while 2012 U.S. Show More Summary
Not awkward at all.
For many avid sports fans, Michael Jordan is the closest figure we’ve had to a real-life superhero. Think about it, he has all the trimmings of a comic book crusader: nemeses like Isiah Thomas and Clyde Drexler, an iconic uniform with famed 23 insignia—transforming from relative Clark Kent to His Airness on the court—and above […]