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#22
Isaiah Thomas
PPG RPG APG
20.3 2.9 6.3
Team: SacramentoHeight: 5-9 Born: 2/7/1989
Position: PGWeight: 185 Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington
College: WashingtonDraft: 2nd Round 30th pick by Kings (2011)


Latest News
Mar. 28 3:27 PM PT4:27 PM MT5:27 PM CT6:27 PM ET22:27 GMT6:27 3:27 PM MST5:27 PM EST2:27 UAE (+1)23:2718:27 ET4:27 PM CT21:27 - Thomas has been out with a right quad contusion.
Analysis: The Sacramento point guard, averaging 20.7 points and 6.4 assists, hasn't played since March 23. Kings coach Michael Malone said Thomas might play Monday in New Orleans.
Mar. 24 10:38 PM PT11:38 PM MT12:38 AM CT1:38 AM ET5:38 GMT13:38 10:38 PM MST12:38 AM EST9:38 UAE06:381:38 ET11:38 PM CT4:38 - Thomas had 30 points and eight assists in the Sacramento Kings' 124-107 victory Sunday that sent the Milwaukee Bucks to their seventh straight loss.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 24.2 points, 6.7 assists and 5.2 rebounds in the last six games.
Mar. 19 9:56 PM PT10:56 PM MT11:56 PM CT12:56 AM ET4:56 GMT12:56 9:56 PM MST11:56 PM EST8:56 UAE05:560:56 ET10:56 PM CT3:56 - Thomas recorded his first career triple-double with 24 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists in Tuesday's win over Washington.
Analysis: Thomas remains one of the most pleasant fantasy surprises in the league this season and is averaging 24.3 points and 7.0 assists over his last four contests.
Mar. 16 11:08 PM PT12:08 AM MT1:08 AM CT2:08 AM ET6:08 GMT14:08 11:08 PM MST1:08 AM EST10:08 UAE07:082:08 ET12:08 AM CT5:08 - Thomas scored 26 in Saturday's loss to the Bulls.
Analysis: Thomas has strung together three games of 19-plus points after going a combined 8 of 27 with 24 points in losses at Toronto and Brooklyn.
Mar. 13 9:57 PM PT10:57 PM MT11:57 PM CT12:57 AM ET4:57 GMT12:57 9:57 PM MST11:57 PM EST8:57 UAE05:570:57 ET10:57 PM CT3:57 - Thomas scored 20 points in Wednesday's victory at Philadelphia and matched his season high with four steals for the second time in five games.
Analysis: Thomas, who was 1 of 4 from deep, is just 6 of 37 (16.2 percent) from 3-point range over his last seven contests.
Mar. 6 9:54 PM PT10:54 PM MT11:54 PM CT12:54 AM ET5:54 GMT13:54 10:54 PM MST12:54 AM EST9:54 UAE06:540:54 ET11:54 PM CT4:54 - Thomas had 25 points in Wednesday's 116-102 win at Milwaukee.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 23.8 points while shooting 56.1 percent over the last four games.
Mar. 4 9:01 PM PT10:01 PM MT11:01 PM CT12:01 AM ET5:01 GMT13:01 10:01 PM MST12:01 AM EST9:01 UAE06:010:01 ET11:01 PM CT4:01 - Thomas scored 22 as the Sacramento Kings beat the New Orleans Pelicans 96-89 on Monday night.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 20.6 points and is enjoying a high-quality fantasy season.
Feb. 23 9:16 PM PT10:16 PM MT11:16 PM CT12:16 AM ET5:16 GMT13:16 10:16 PM MST12:16 AM EST9:16 UAE06:160:16 ET11:16 PM CT4:16 - Thomas had 21 points and 12 assists in Saturday's win over the Celtics.
Analysis: Thomas recorded his first double-double since Jan. 21.
Feb. 23 8:39 PM PT9:39 PM MT10:39 PM CT11:39 PM ET4:39 GMT12:39 9:39 PM MST11:39 PM EST8:39 UAE05:3923:39 ET10:39 PM CT3:39 - Thomas scored 33 points in the Kings' 109-95 win at Denver on Sunday.
Analysis: Thomas has been superb of late, averaging 25.0 points on 53.2 percent shooting from the floor. He hit 4 of 5 3-pointers against the Nuggets, as he continues to emerge as a consistent scoring threat for Sacramento.
Jan. 20 9:17 PM PT10:17 PM MT11:17 PM CT12:17 AM ET5:17 GMT13:17 10:17 PM MST12:17 AM EST9:17 UAE06:170:17 ET11:17 PM CT3:17 - Thomas scored a career-high 38 in a 108-93 loss at Oklahoma City on Sunday, but he slowed down in the second half as the Thunder pulled away.
Analysis: He went 4 for 8 from 3-point range and 12 for 13 from the foul line. He's averaging 26.0 points on 54.2 percent shooting in his last three games.
Jan. 1 9:24 PM PT10:24 PM MT11:24 PM CT12:24 AM ET5:24 GMT13:24 10:24 PM MST12:24 AM EST9:24 UAE06:240:24 ET11:24 PM CT3:24 - Thomas had 17 points and 10 assists to lift the Kings to a 110-106 victory over the Rockets on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 22.0 points over his last five games with nine or more assists four times for a sizzling fantasy stretch.
Dec. 29 6:44 PM PT7:44 PM MT8:44 PM CT9:44 PM ET2:44 GMT10:44 7:44 PM MST9:44 PM EST6:44 UAE (+1)03:4421:44 ET8:44 PM CT0:44 - Thomas had 27 points and nine assists in a 112-104 loss to the Spurs on Sunday.
Analysis: Thomas has topped 20 points three games in a row and is showing amazing scoring prowess for a 5-foot-9 guard. It shows that dreams are possible.
Dec. 24 11:04 PM PT12:04 AM MT1:04 AM CT2:04 AM ET7:04 GMT15:04 12:04 AM MST2:04 AM EST11:04 UAE08:042:04 ET1:04 AM CT5:04 - Thomas had 21 points in Monday's 113-100 loss to New Orleans.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 21.4 points over the last 10 games.
Dec. 17 6:58 PM PT7:58 PM MT8:58 PM CT9:58 PM ET2:58 GMT10:58 7:58 PM MST9:58 PM EST6:58 UAE (+1)03:5821:58 ET8:58 PM CT0:58 - Thomas had 21 points and four assists in a 95-87 loss at Charlotte on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Thomas' shabby assist total didn't help his fantasy night and also hurt the Kings, who shot 37.5 percent from the field thanks in part to his poor ball movement.
Dec. 15 7:00 PM PT8:00 PM MT9:00 PM CT10:00 PM ET3:00 GMT11:00 8:00 PM MST10:00 PM EST7:00 UAE (+1)04:0022:00 ET9:00 PM CT1:00 - Thomas had 19 points and eight assists, helping the Kings past the Houston Rockets 106-91 on Sunday night.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 23.0 points in four games as a starter and he represents a shrewd pick-up for the wise fantasy player.
Dec. 14 12:16 AM PT1:16 AM MT2:16 AM CT3:16 AM ET8:16 GMT16:16 1:16 AM MST3:16 AM EST12:16 UAE09:163:16 ET2:16 AM CT6:16 - Thomas matched a season high with 29 points in a 116-107 loss to Phoenix on Friday night.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 24.8 points in his last four games.
Dec. 11 8:31 PM PT9:31 PM MT10:31 PM CT11:31 PM ET4:31 GMT12:31 9:31 PM MST11:31 PM EST8:31 UAE05:3123:31 ET10:31 PM CT2:31 - Thomas had 20 points and seven assists in Wednesday's 122-101 loss to Utah.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 23.3 points on 51.2 percent shooting and 9.0 assists in three games since moving into the starting lineup. There isn't any reason to think he'll slow down as long as the minutes are there.
Dec. 8 10:53 PM PT11:53 PM MT12:53 AM CT1:53 AM ET6:53 GMT14:53 11:53 PM MST1:53 AM EST10:53 UAE07:531:53 ET12:53 AM CT4:53 - Thomas scored 23 of his 26 points after halftime to help the Sacramento Kings snap a six-game skid with a 112-102 overtime victory against the Utah Jazz on Saturday night.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 20.8 points in his last four games after scoring a combined 14 in his previous two.
Nov. 23 3:27 PM PT4:27 PM MT5:27 PM CT6:27 PM ET23:27 GMT7:27 4:27 PM MST6:27 PM EST3:27 UAE (+1)00:2718:27 ET5:27 PM CT21:27 - Thomas scored 22 in a 103-102 loss to the Clippers on Saturday.
Analysis: Thomas leads the NBA in bench scoring and you are a smart fantasy player if you are using him as a starter.

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