Isaiah Thomas

Isaiah Thomas

Basketball Player

Isaiah Jamar Thomas is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association. He most notably played with the Boston Celtics from 2015 through 2017, when he was a two-time NBA All-Star and named second-team All-NBA.

Full Name
Feb 7, 1989
5′ 9″
Net Worth


Isaiah Thomas was born on February 7, 1989, in Tacoma, Washington. His zodiac sign is Aquarius, and his ethnicity is African-American. He attended Curtis Senior High School in University Place, Washington, and was named a McDonald's All-American as a senior in 2007. He then attended the University of Washington and declared for the 2011 NBA Draft following his sophomore season. 

Thomas was selected by Sacramento Kings with the 60th overall pick in the draft. After being traded to the Phoenix Suns during his rookie year, he returned to the Kings for two more seasons before signing with Boston Celtics prior to the 2014–15 season. In Boston, he became an All-Star for two straight years, averaging 22.2 points per game during 2016–17 season, leading Celtics to first place in Eastern Conference and earning him third place in MVP voting that year. On August 22nd 2017 Thomas was traded to Cleveland Cavaliers along with Jae Crowder and Ante Zizic and two draft picks for Kyrie Irving.  

In 2018 he signed a one-year contract with Los Angeles Lakers where he played only 15 games due to a hip injury that put him out of action for most of the season. In July 2019 he signed a one year deal with Washington Wizards but was later traded to Clippers that same month. On February 6th 2020 Thomas announced his retirement from basketball after 11 years in the league.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1989</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Isaiah Thomas is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On February 7, 1989, Isaiah Thomas was born in Tacoma, Washington.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Attends University of Washington</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Thomas attends the University of Washington and plays for the Huskies.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2011</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Drafted by Sacramento Kings</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Selected as the 60th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft by the Sacramento Kings.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2014</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Traded to Boston Celtics</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Traded from the Kings to the Boston Celtics.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Named All Star Game MVP</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Named MVP of the All Star Game after scoring a game high 29 points.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Traded to Cleveland Cavaliers</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Traded from the Celtics to the Cleveland Cavaliers.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Signed with Denver Nuggets</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Signs a one year contract with the Denver Nuggets.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's a Great Role Model</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Isaiah Thomas is a great role model for young athletes. He is an example of how hard work, dedication and perseverance can lead to success. He has overcome many obstacles in his life and career to become one of the top players in the NBA.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's a Highly Talented Basketball Player</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Isaiah Thomas is a highly talented basketball player who has been able to make a name for himself despite being undersized. His ability to score, pass, and create opportunities for his teammates makes him one of the best point guards in the league.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's a Great Leader</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Isaiah Thomas is not only a great basketball player but he is also an outstanding leader. He leads by example and always puts team goals ahead of individual ones. His leadership on and off the court helps bring out the best in his teammates.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Round Draft Pick</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Isaiah Thomas was the 60th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft, making him the first player from his college (Washington) to be drafted in the first round since 2005.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> First Player to Score 20 Points and 10 Assists in Six Straight Games</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2016, Isaiah Thomas became the first player in NBA history to score at least 20 points and 10 assists in six consecutive games.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> All-time Leader in Three Pointers Made</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Isaiah Thomas holds the all-time record for three pointers made in Washington University's history with 346.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Participated in the Dunk Contest</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Isaiah Thomas participated in the 2014 Sprite Slam Dunk Contest, making it to the final round before eventually losing to Zach LaVine.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Holds Boston Celtics Franchise Records</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Isaiah Thomas currently holds several Boston Celtics franchise records, including most points scored in a single game (52) and most three pointers made in a single game (10).</p></div>


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