Denver agrees to deal with Isaiah Thomas

Isaiah Thomas Expresses Interest In Celtics Return

The point guard led the C's to the Eastern Conference Finals and averaged a career-best 28.9 points per game.

But last summer, the Celtics had other ideas and did the complete opposite. The Cavs soon shipped him to the Lakers, where he played 17 games before getting arthroscopic surgery on his right hip in April.

An opportunity to sign a healthy Irving was something president Danny Ainge wasn't prepared to pass up.

Once he took to the floor, however, he wasn't the same player and he struggled to get any sort of rhythm. With the Cavaliers struggling, however, they dealt Thomas, Channing Frye and a 2018 first-round draft pick to the Los Angeles Lakers on February 8 for Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr.

He'll now come off the bench behind 21-year old Jamal Murray, who is entering his third National Basketball Association season.

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On Thursday, Thomas posted several messages on Instagram, reminding the world of how good he was in 2016-17.

The impending reunion between Denver Nuggets head coach Mike Malone and point guard Isaiah Thomas was one that stemmed from a honest relationship early in their careers. Thomas dropped 53 points on the Washington Wizards in a 129-119 Game 2 victory on May 2, the day Chyna Thomas would have turned 23.

Maybe these posts had an effect as it was reported soon after that he had signed a one-year deal with the Denver Nuggets.

Thomas, the 60th and last pick of the 2011 NBA Draft, made a name for himself as a clutch scorer with the Celtics after his previous two teams (Sacramento and Phoenix) parted ways with him.

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