To put it really simple: If you don’t respect women’s basketball, you’re a joke.
Isaiah looks back at the highs and lows over the second half of his 2017–18 NBA season, from the criticism in Cleveland to his trade to the Los Angeles Lakers.
In Chapter 7, Isaiah reflects on the past two months acclimating to life Cleveland.
In Chapter 6, Isaiah dives deeper into the complexity of his trade, driven largely by his injury. He finds himself at the center of the national sports conversa
In Chapter 5, Isaiah reveals the exact moment he was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
In Chapter 4, Isaiah looks back on his time in Boston. Remembering the incredible feeling of belonging through the strength of the Boston sports community, he e
In Chapter 3, Isaiah looks back on his exit meeting with the Boston Celtics, and forward as he recovers from his hip injury. Isaiah explains why he opted out of
In Chapter 2, Thomas balances two states: the emotional toll of being away from the game he loves due to injury, and taking care of his body by taking a break.
In Chapter 1, Thomas looks back on his journey through the 2017 NBA Playoffs, including his final game with the Boston Celtics. From injury to personal loss, Th
Chapter 1 premieres on November 16 on The Players' Tribune.
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I hope people can understand that when I say it hurt, it isn’t directed at anyone. I’m not saying I was hurt by anyone, or wronged by anyone, or betrayed. I’m j