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Jahlil Okafor -- Greatest Chicago Hooper Ever ... Says Dad

Duke superstar Jahlil Okafor is the greatest player to EVER come out of Chicago... better than D-Wade, D-Rose, Kevin Garnett and Isiah Thomas... so says J.O.'s father, Chukwudi Okafor. Those other are no chumps -- some of the greatest players…

Celebrity Philanthropy: Isiah Thomas, Founder of Mary's Court Foundation

Isiah Thomas participates in the Peace Games Tournament during the 2015 NBA All-Star Weekend in Harlem, NY Mary Thomas, a single mother from Chicago’s West Side, raised nine children on a limited income. She sacrificed a great deal to ensure that not just her children, but all children in the community would have a better life. Show More Summary

Alex Beam on the three Dan Kennedys

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 […]

This Isiah Thomas mask is even scarier than his time as Knicks GM

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

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

Isiah Thomas wore a nightmare horror mask on NBA TV

Nononononononono And here's Isiah sporting a mask... we're sorry if you don't get any sleep tonight now. — 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

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 [...]

Isiah Thomas Calls Russell Westbrook the ‘Mike Tyson of Point Guards’

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 on leadership is simply brilliant

4 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

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.

Isiah Thomas appreciates Bulls reasonable approach regarding Derrick Rose

5 months agoSports : Globetrotting

PORTLAND, Ore. — If Hall of Fame guard Isiah Thomas is referencing German philosopher Immanuel Kant, something big is up.

DeJuan Blair Compares the Wizards to ‘Bad Boys’ Pistons

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.

NBA stars fight violence with basketball at Chicago church

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

Ranking the Top 10 Most Underrated NY Knicks Players of the Past Decade

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

Takin’ Care of Business

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.

Isiah Thomas defends LeBron James' being sidelined by cramps

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...

Everything must go: Silverdome's assets for sale

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...

Isiah Thomas May Become Part-Owner of Pistons

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 Reportedly Negotiating to Become Pistons' Minority Owner

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

Twitter Reacts To Bad Boys Documentary

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 […]

Q+A: Isiah Thomas

Zeke shares his thoughts on tonight's 30 For 30 film Bad Boys. The post Q+A: Isiah Thomas appeared first on SLAMonline.

Ranking Joe Dumars' Worst Moves as Detroit Pistons GM

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

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