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Celtics' Isaiah Thomas: 'I want to be the best guy to ever play under 6-foot'

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas is the best player in the NBA who's 5'9" or smaller, but height isn't an issue for him. He scurries around the court and makes as many shots behind the three-point line as he does in the paint and free-throw line.Thomas has loftier goals than his current standing, though He wants to be the best little guy ever, according to MassLive's Jay King:It...
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Isaiah Thomas wants to be best little guy to ever play basketball

Isaiah Thomas has big expectations for the Celtics this season. Isaiah Thomas wants to build on last year: "We've got a really talented team. Especially in the East we can make some noise." — Jay King (@ByJayKing) September 2, 2015 But, the bigger and maybe loftier goal is what he told Jay King of when at the Roslindale Community Center, During a Wednesday afternoon...
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Isaiah Thomas rips list that ranks him 88th-best in NBA

Sports Illustrated on Monday released the first half of its Top 100 NBA Players ranking, and one Boston Celtics guard wasn’t pleased with his position on the list. Isaiah Thomas, who checked in at No. 88, took to Twitter to express his displeasure with the rankings, calling them “a joke.” Sports illustrated Rankings are a JOKE lol. Feels like back in HS when those POLITICAL...
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Isaiah Thomas stuffs Trevor Ariza dunk attempt in Pro-Am game (Video)

5-foot-9 Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas isn’t exactly known for his hops or for his rim protection. But on Saturday, Thomas proved that his vertical leap is a lot closer to Nate Robinson’s than it is to J.J. Barea’s. The 26-year-old stole the show over the weekend at the first-ever Seattle Pro-Am vs. Drew League game by soaring to reject a dunk attempt by 6-foot-8 Rockets...
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WATCH: Isaiah Thomas blocks Trevor Ariza in exhibition

If you’ve ever seen Isaiah Thomas play, you know not to be fooled by his diminutive stature. Apparently Trevor Ariza has yet to get that memo. Thomas laced them up for the Seattle Pro-Am squad in an exhibition game against the Drew League on Friday night, and it didn’t take long for him to provide one of the highlights of the summer. Ariza drove baseline and elevated for...
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Here’s video of Isaiah Thomas beating Floyd Mayweather in basketball… because you’re desperate for basketball

.@celtics guard @Isaiah_Thomas defeats @FloydMayweather in… basketball. ALL ACCESS airs tomorrow at 10:30PM ET/PT. — SHOWTIME SPORTS (@SHOsports) August 27, 2015 I’ll be honest here… I can’t stand Floyd Mayweather. I can’t even stand the idea of him being friends with a guy on my favorite team. But… it’s August, and we’re desperate for...
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Watch Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas beat Floyd Mayweather

Isaiah Thomas and Floyd Mayweather are friends. They work out together. They give each other expensive gifts. And they beat each other in basketball. One of the niftiest players in the world, Thomas is clearly outside Mayweather's reach on the court, and he proves it in the video above.Thomas probably wasn't going as hard as he can and still knifed through defenders on his way to...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where no one thinks Isaiah Thomas will start (and they’re right)

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. For Day 5 of our Celtics Summer Forecast series, we asked our blogger panel: Will Thomas be a long-term starter for Boston during the 2015-16 season? The answer was an emphatic “No.” All but one contributor...
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Isaiah Thomas and Isiah Thomas, forever confused

Isaiah Thomas is heading into his fifth NBA season, by this time he has at the very least made a name for himself. But unluckily for him, that name is a little too close to another great who once played his sport.Off a year where he sparked the Celtics and almost won 6th Man of the Year, Thomas has proven to be one of the most effective undersized players the league has seen. He’s...
Via Celtics Life
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas trolls Kings after Rajon Rondo signing

Isaiah Thomas has been there before. The Boston Celtics point guard was drafted by the Sacramento Kings in 2011, but their breakup wasn’t exactly amicable. So when the Kings reportedly inked former Celtic Rajon Rondo to a one-year, $9.5 million contract Friday, leaving starting point guard Darren Collison in the dust, Thomas took a jab at the team on Twitter. @aaronbruski lol...
July 05, 2015  |  Discuss

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