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Watch Isaiah Thomas block Trevor Ariza's dunk

Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas is 5'9", one of the smallest players in the NBA. But he's fearless and can jump really high, a necessary combination if he's ever going to protect the rim. During an exhibition game between Seattle Pro-Am and the Drew League, Thomas pulled off the impossible when he denied Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza at the rim. Watch it below.This...
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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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Isaiah Thomas makes amazing block on Trevor Ariza dunk at Seattle Pro-Am

As we continue onwards into the offseason, the Seattle Pro-Am last night hosted the Drew League in an exhibition game featuring many notable players including James Harden and Zach LaVine. One of those players for the Seattle Pro-Am is Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas and during last night’s performance, he made incredible block on Trevor Ariza attempting a slam dunk: Isaiah...
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Your Morning Dump… Where IT had some fun at Trevor Ariza’s expense

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 those wondering what Isaiah Thomas is doing in the dog days of August, he’s out in Seattle playing hoops. Last night Thomas participated in an exhibition game between Seattle ProAm and the Drew League. I’m...
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Isaiah Thomas is our rim protector

When you're five foot nothing, a hundred and nothing and a man a foot taller than you tries to dunk a basketball, that's a mismatch.Don't tell that to Isaiah Thomas. The man has more than enough athletic ability to compensate. Check out 5'9 @Isaiah_Thomas rejecting a dunk attempt by 6'8 Trevor Ariza #DrewLeagueVsSeattleProAm — (@Ballislife...
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Trevor Ariza: I could beat Michael Jordan 1-on-1 right now

Michael Jordan turned 52 a few months ago, but the NBA legend has as much confidence today as he did when he was 22. Recently, Jordan insisted there are some players on his Charlotte Bobcats squad that he could beat in a game of 1-on-1. TMZ has made it a point to ask various players...Read More
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June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry leaves Game 4 after nasty fall, returns later

The Rockets jumped out to a big lead on the Warriors Sunday night, sending fans at Toyota Center into hysterics. However, the mood suddenly changed during the second quarter. Curry left his feet and awkwardly fell to the ground on his shoulder/back after tumbling over Trevor Ariza. He laid on the floor for several minutes...Read More
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May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Trevor Ariza signs four-year deal with Rockets

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo sports, the Houston Rockets and free agent Trevor Ariza agreed to a four-year, $32 million deal. With a 4-year, $32M agreement for free agent Trevor Ariza, Houston could still match offer sheet for Chandler Parsons, source tells Yahoo. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 12, 2014 Ariza had the best...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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