Alex Beam has an amusing column in The Boston Globe today on people who have the same name or close to it — like Isiah Thomas and Isiaih Thomas, or Alex Beam and, yes, Alex Beam. This is not the first time Beam has gone there. Here’s a column he wrote in 2003 on three […]
With Russell Westbrook getting a triple double after getting his face caved in, the clear plastic mask is back en vogue in the NBA. Isiah Thomas donned one last night on NBA TV, with umm… some accessories. If Westbrook put up a triple...Show More Summary
Nononononononono And here's Isiah sporting a mask... we're sorry if you don't get any sleep tonight now. pic.twitter.com/UvAzhHodUG — NBA TV (@NBATV) March 5, 2015 I assume they were talking about Russell Westbrook? I'm pretty sure Westbrook's mask doesn't have facial features like that. I'm very upset.
Celtics happy to land Isaiah Thomas The Boston Celtics, who thanks to a weak Eastern conference are still in a position to compete for a spot in the NBA playoffs, are happy to add talented guard Isiah Thomas to their mix. Here’s ESPN Boston reporting: Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge made Isaiah Thomas one of his [...]
NBA legend Isiah Thomas, who now works as a talking head on NBA TV, gave Russell Westbrook the ultimate compliment Tuesday night from one point guard to another. Zeke says The post Isiah Thomas Calls Russell Westbrook the ‘Mike Tyson of Point Guards’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Isiah Thomas must have put these leadership qualities into action when he was running the New York Knicks franchise and the CBA. “You can’t lead by example when you’re the leader of the team. You have to lead by example…” Truer words were never spoken. The post Isiah Thomas on leadership is simply brilliant appeared first on Awful Announcing.
PORTLAND, Ore. — If Hall of Fame guard Isiah Thomas is referencing German philosopher Immanuel Kant, something big is up.
The legendary “Bad Boys” Detroit Pistons, led by Isiah Thomas and featuring a bruising frontline of Bill Laimbeer, Dennis Rodman, John Salley, and Rick Mahorn, have been apparently been re-created […] The post DeJuan Blair Compares the Wizards to ‘Bad Boys’ Pistons appeared first on SLAMonline.
It all started with a walk through the hood. Father Michael Pfleger, head of St. Sabina Parish on the South Side, and Isiah Thomas, a West Side native and NBA legend, tell the same story in slightly different ways. However, both agree...Show More Summary
The past 10 years have been challenging for New York Knicks fans. With a few winning seasons peppered in between many disappointing ones, NY's roster has had an incredible turnover rate. The Isiah Thomas era doomed the franchise with...Show More Summary
While they haven't been in their respective primes in a minute, Pistons legend Isiah Thomas and "Basketball" rapper Kurtis Blow are both certified greats. The post Takin’ Care of Business appeared first on SLAMonline.
Miami Heat star LeBron James is being criticized by a lot of non-athletes who feel he should have toughened up and played at the end of a Game 1 loss to San Antonio on Thursday despite suffering from severe cramps. Isiah Thomas, who knows a little something about playing through pain in the NBA...
The Pontiac Silverdome was the place Elvis, Led Zeppelin and the Rolling Stones played. And Pope John Paul II prayed. It's where Barry Sanders and Isiah Thomas became Detroit sports legends. A marvel of...
There’s a lot of movement happening with the Detroit Pistons these days. Joe Dumars is no longer the GM and Stan Van Gundy is not the head coach and is running basketball operations as well. But there may be a new change on the horizon: Isiah Thomas may become part-owner. Thomas’ reputation has taken a […]
Isiah Thomas may be coming back to the Detroit Pistons. Vincent Goodwill of The Detroit News filled fans in on the latest developments: Pistons legend Isiah Thomas is poised to become an investor into the franchise’s ownership group,...Show More Summary
Thursday night ESPN aired the much talked about documentary Bad Boys which chronicles the Detroit Pistons of the late 80?s and early 90?s. If you didn’t hate the Bad Boys before, you do now. In the film Isiah Thomas, Bill Laimbeer, Rick Mahorn and Dennis Rodman recall the days when they played basketball like hockey […]
Zeke shares his thoughts on tonight's 30 For 30 film Bad Boys. The post Q+A: Isiah Thomas appeared first on SLAMonline.
According to Vincent Goodwill of the Detroit News, Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations, Joe Dumars—a franchise legend who won a pair of championships in 1989 and 1990 manning the Bad Boys’ backcourt with Isiah Thomas—will...Show More Summary
Piling on Isiah Thomas is something of a national pastime, but we may have judged him too hastily. A new study from ESPN used John Hollinger's Estimated Wins Added measure to determine which general managers have drafted most (and least)...Show More Summary
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