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Isaiah Thomas
PPG RPG APG
16.4 2.3 4.2
Team: BostonHeight: 5-9 Born: 2/7/1989
Position: PGWeight: 185 Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington
College: WashingtonDraft: 2nd Round 30th pick by Kings (2011)


Latest News
Apr. 9 9:41 PM PT10:41 PM MT11:41 PM CT12:41 AM ET4:41 GMT12:41 9:41 PM MST11:41 PM EST8:41 UAE06:410:41 ET11:41 PM CT3:41 - Thomas had a season-high 34 points in Wednesday's win over Detroit.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 27.3 points over his last three.
Apr. 4 10:04 PM PT11:04 PM MT12:04 AM CT1:04 AM ET5:04 GMT13:04 10:04 PM MST12:04 AM EST9:04 UAE07:041:04 ET12:04 AM CT4:04 - Thomas had 23 points in Friday's loss to Milwaukee.
Analysis: Thomas was 7 of 12 from the field after being held to 11.8 points on 29.4 percent in his previous five.
Mar. 11 6:56 PM PT7:56 PM MT8:56 PM CT9:56 PM ET1:56 GMT9:56 6:56 PM MST8:56 PM EST5:56 UAE (+1)02:5621:56 ET7:56 PM CT0:56 - Thomas had four points in 20 minutes in his return from a bruised back.
Analysis: Thomas will slowly work his way back into form for the Celtics.
Mar. 10 9:38 PM PT10:38 PM MT11:38 PM CT12:38 AM ET4:38 GMT12:38 9:38 PM MST11:38 PM EST8:38 UAE05:380:38 ET10:38 PM CT3:38 - Thomas scored 25 points off the bench in a 100-90 victory over Miami on Monday night.
Analysis: Thomas has appeared in 10 games, all off the bench, since the Celtics acquired him in a trade last month. He has averaged 21.4 points and Boston is 6-4.
Mar. 7 9:45 PM PT10:45 PM MT11:45 PM CT12:45 AM ET5:45 GMT13:45 10:45 PM MST12:45 AM EST9:45 UAE06:450:45 ET11:45 PM CT4:45 - Thomas scored 27 points in the Celtics' 104-98 win at New Orleans on Friday.
Analysis: Thomas has been superb since joining the Celtics in a trade from Phoenix, averaging 21.0 points in eight games. He's fitting in nicely as their top reserve.
Feb. 28 9:41 PM PT10:41 PM MT11:41 PM CT12:41 AM ET5:41 GMT13:41 10:41 PM MST12:41 AM EST9:41 UAE06:410:41 ET11:41 PM CT4:41 - Thomas scored a season-high 28 points and the Boston Celtics recovered from a 16-point third-quarter deficit to defeat the Charlotte Hornets 106-98 on Friday night.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging 22.3 points in his first four games with Boston despite shooting a subpar 39.3 percent.
Feb. 23 9:51 PM PT10:51 PM MT11:51 PM CT12:51 AM ET5:51 GMT13:51 10:51 PM MST12:51 AM EST9:51 UAE06:510:51 ET11:51 PM CT4:51 - Thomas scored 21 off the bench in his Celtics debut before getting ejected with 5:03 to go in regulation during Sunday's 118-111 overtime defeat to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Analysis: Thomas should continue to produce given the Celtics' lack of options.
Feb. 23 8:02 PM PT9:02 PM MT10:02 PM CT11:02 PM ET4:02 GMT12:02 9:02 PM MST11:02 PM EST8:02 UAE05:0223:02 ET10:02 PM CT3:02 - Facing his former team just days after getting traded, Thomas had 21 points and seven assists in Monday's 115-110 win at Phoenix.
Analysis: Thomas has now scored 21 points in each of his first two games with the Celtics. Fantasy owners have to be thrilled about his new situation.
Feb. 19 2:53 PM PT3:53 PM MT4:53 PM CT5:53 PM ET22:53 GMT6:53 3:53 PM MST5:53 PM EST2:53 UAE (+1)23:5317:53 ET4:53 PM CT20:53 - A person with knowledge of details of the transaction says the Phoenix Suns have dealt Thomas to the Boston Celtics. The person asked not to be identified because the trade had not been officially announced.
Analysis: Thomas was one of the two members of the Suns' point guard trio to be dealt. Phoenix traded Goran Dragic to the Miami Heat.
Feb. 8 7:58 PM PT8:58 PM MT9:58 PM CT10:58 PM ET3:58 GMT11:58 8:58 PM MST10:58 PM EST7:58 UAE (+1)04:5822:58 ET9:58 PM CT1:58 - Thomas had 12 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter for the Suns on Sunday in his first start of the season.
Analysis: Thomas may have been hyped up to face his former team. He had been ice-cold with 31.9 percent shooting in his previous six games.
Feb. 6 10:21 PM PT11:21 PM MT12:21 AM CT1:21 AM ET6:21 GMT14:21 11:21 PM MST1:21 AM EST10:21 UAE07:211:21 ET12:21 AM CT4:21 - Thomas' slump continued Thursday at Portland as he had six points while going 2 for 9.
Analysis: Thomas is shooting only 31.7 percent over his last five games and is a minus-25 in that span.
Feb. 3 11:35 PM PT12:35 AM MT1:35 AM CT2:35 AM ET7:35 GMT15:35 12:35 AM MST2:35 AM EST11:35 UAE08:352:35 ET1:35 AM CT5:35 - Thomas scored all 24 of his points in the second half, 16 in the fourth quarter, but the Phoenix Suns lost 102-101 to Memphis on Monday.
Analysis: Thomas, averaging 15.4 points, had a combined 19 in his prior two games.
Jan. 26 10:00 PM PT11:00 PM MT12:00 AM CT1:00 AM ET6:00 GMT14:00 11:00 PM MST1:00 AM EST10:00 UAE07:001:00 ET12:00 AM CT4:00 - Thomas scored 25 points in a 120-100 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday night.
Analysis: The Phoenix point guard has topped 20 points in four consecutive games and averaged 24.5 while shooting 55.9 percent in that stretch.
Jan. 20 9:15 AM PT10:15 AM MT11:15 AM CT12:15 PM ET17:15 GMT1:15 10:15 AM MST12:15 PM EST21:15 UAE18:1512:15 ET11:15 AM CT15:15 - Goran Dragic and Isaiah Thomas scored 24 apiece Monday.
Analysis: Thomas was much better after totaling 11 points in the previous two games.
Dec. 1 9:22 PM PT10:22 PM MT11:22 PM CT12:22 AM ET5:22 GMT13:22 10:22 PM MST12:22 AM EST9:22 UAE06:220:22 ET11:22 PM CT3:22 - Thomas returned in Friday's loss to Detroit and scored 10 points on 3-of-11 shooting.
Analysis: The Phoenix Suns guard hadn't played since Nov. 24.
Nov. 22 11:03 PM PT12:03 AM MT1:03 AM CT2:03 AM ET7:03 GMT15:03 12:03 AM MST2:03 AM EST11:03 UAE08:032:03 ET1:03 AM CT5:03 - Thomas matched a season high with 23 points and led the Phoenix Suns past the winless Philadelphia 76ers 122-96 on Friday night.
Analysis: Thomas, averaging 15.4 points, had scored a combined 10 in his prior two games. He made six of nine shots Friday after shooting 22.2 percent (8 for 36) in his previous four contests.
Nov. 20 10:06 PM PT11:06 PM MT12:06 AM CT1:06 AM ET6:06 GMT14:06 11:06 PM MST1:06 AM EST10:06 UAE07:061:06 ET12:06 AM CT4:06 - Thomas endured another rough performance in Wednesday's loss at Detroit, scoring five points while going 1 for 9 form the floor.
Analysis: Thomas is averaging just 9.5 points while shooting a putrid 22.2 percent in his last four games.
Nov. 9 7:31 PM PT8:31 PM MT9:31 PM CT10:31 PM ET3:31 GMT11:31 8:31 PM MST10:31 PM EST7:31 UAE (+1)04:3122:31 ET9:31 PM CT1:31 - Thomas scored 15 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Phoenix Suns to a come-from-behind 107-95 victory Sunday over the Golden State Warriors, leaving the NBA with no unbeaten teams.
Analysis: Thomas made 13 of 14 free throws with his aggressive play rewarding fantasy owners.
Oct. 30 10:39 PM PT11:39 PM MT12:39 AM CT1:39 AM ET5:39 GMT13:39 10:39 PM MST12:39 AM EST9:39 UAE06:391:39 ET11:39 PM CT3:39 - Thomas scored 23 points in his Phoenix debut, and the Suns dominated their season opener against the Los Angeles Lakers 119-99 on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Thomas is off to a flying start with his new club after making nine of his 11 shots, including five of seven attempts from 3-point range.
July 12 11:11 AM PT12:11 PM MT1:11 PM CT2:11 PM ET18:11 GMT2:11 11:11 AM MST1:11 PM EST22:11 UAE20:1114:11 ET1:11 PM CT17:11 - The Phoenix Suns officially announced the acquisition of Thomas on Saturday in a sign-and-trade deal with the Sacramento Kings.
Analysis: The deal had been reported by multiple outlets on Friday. The Suns envision Thomas as a complement to their double point guard starting lineup of Goran Dragic and Eric Bledsoe. The 5-foot-9 Thomas averaged 20.3 points and 6.3 assists for the Kings last season, his third in the NBA, and was a restricted free agent. He was one of six players to average at least 20 points and six assists in 2013-14.
July 11 3:15 PM PT4:15 PM MT5:15 PM CT6:15 PM ET22:15 GMT6:15 3:15 PM MST5:15 PM EST2:15 UAE (+1)00:1518:15 ET5:15 PM CT21:15 - Two people with knowledge of the situation say the Phoenix Suns agreed to a sign-and-trade deal with the Sacramento Kings for point guard Isaiah Thomas.
Analysis: The people, who sought anonymity because the deal has not been officially announced, say Thomas is signing a four-year, $27 million contract. In exchange, the Kings get the draft rights to center Alex Oriakhi, a second-round draft pick of the Suns in 2013.

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