NBA

Isaiah Thomas’ Denver Nuggets move gets him ‘out of the spotlight’ says Clyde Drexler

Fifteen months ago, Isaiah Thomas was mentioned in the same breath of elite players like Steph Curry and LeBron James. A free agent this offseason with interest primarily from the Orlando Magic, Thomas signed with the Denver Nuggets for the NBA’s veteran’s minimum contract of $4.5 million.   This is a fall from grace from

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Isaiah Thomas

Isaiah Thomas has a chip on his shoulder the size of a boulder says Jamal Crawford

Jamal Crawford talked free agency, culture and Isaiah Thomas with Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson & Scoop B Radio. Press Play Below To Listen! If you’ve been paying attention to the social media landscape in the last 24-48 hours, you probably know that Isaiah Thomas called the city of Cleveland a “hole of poop” and has

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Lakers

Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Los Angeles showing post All-Star break promise

Welcome to Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Laker fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. The Lakers are playing their best basketball of the season and Lonzo Ball seems to have a renewed confidence. For this edition, the gang gathers to discuss what they’ve seen from

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Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant issues challenges to several NBA stars for the 2017-18 season

There’s always the question of how retired athletes will or won’t stay connected to the game. In Kobe Bryant’s case, projects like basketball poems and animated short films have sufficed. In terms of staying close to the NBA, Kobe keeps a distant but watchful eye with a steady pulse of what’s happening in the league. Kobe

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The Kyrie Irving Trade Will Continue To Hinge On Isaiah Thomas’ Health, Future

The Kyrie Irving-to-Boston Celtics trade last week rocked the NBA world. The former Finals champion and heir to LeBron James’ throne in Cleveland had his intentions to leave Cleveland via trade leaked in the weeks prior to the deal, making it more of a “when, not if” type trade. Of course, moving a player of

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Fisch’s Friday Rant: Burning Jerseys Makes No Sense

By now, we all know that Isaiah Thomas has been dealt to the Cleveland Cavaliers along with a package of players and a pick for Kyrie Irving. Isaiah Thomas never asked for this trade and he never went to the Celtics front office saying that he was unhappy with the team. However, a select few

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Society Sitdown Ep. 2: Kyrie Irving trade madness and best/worst newcomers

In this week’s episode of Society Sitdown, B.J. and Alec are joined by Basketball Society running mate Justin Kirkland to discuss the blockbuster Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas trade, and what the ramifications will be for both teams.  Are the Cavs better suited for a matchup with the defending champion Golden State Warriors? Is Boston

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LeBron James, Isaiah Thomas

LeBron James goes on Twitter rant about Celtics fans burning Isaiah Thomas’ jersey

LeBron James took to Twitter on Thursday afternoon to scold Boston Celtics fans that were seen burning the jersey of former point guard Isaiah Thomas, who was traded away to the Cleveland Cavaliers along with Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and the Brooklyn Nets’ 2018 first-round draft pick for Kyrie Irving. The burning of the jersey thing

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Kyrie Irving, Isaiah Thomas, Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics

The Celtics are built for success with Kyrie Irving

Just when news got quiet in the NBA, Danny “Trade Master” Ainge shocked the sports world by trading Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and a 2018 Brooklyn Nets first-round pick to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Kyrie Irving. The Cavaliers granted Irving’s trade request and sent him to the next best team in the Eastern

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VIDEO: Getting the Nets’ draft pick was vital for the Cavaliers in the Kyrie Irving trade

In what may turn out to be the biggest shock of this wild offseason, the Cleveland Cavaliers catered to Kyrie Irving’s mid-summer trade whims, shipping him out of The Land to the Boston Celtics in exchange for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and the Brooklyn Nets’ 2018 first round pick.  While Cleveland may now

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