On Monday night time, Denver Nuggets level guard Isaiah Thomas made his return to the TD Garden in Boston, a spot that he says “seems like dwelling.”
Thomas, who spent two and a half seasons in Boston together with a second-team All-NBA marketing campaign in 2016-17, was welcomed again with an emotional video tribute that introduced the veteran guard to tears as the group gave him a roaring standing ovation.
IT was solely on the court docket for seven minutes final night time, he completed with zero factors and two assists, because the Nuggets picked up a 114-105 win and punched their ticket to the playfs.
After the sport, he spoke about what it meant to be again in Boston, and the way the town embraced him when his sister Chyna handed away.
“It’s all the time good to again. This seems like dwelling, so it’s all the time good to be within the metropolis Boston and to be in TD Garden. And I’m simply completely satisfied to be again and round acquainted faces and to essentially get that real actual love.”
“I went by the worst scenario you’ll be able to probably undergo in life with these individuals, they usually was proper there with me. Everybody within the metropolis, the group, they was proper there with me, they went by that with me. That’s why Boston means a lot to me.”