On Monday night time, Denver Nuggets level guard Isaiah Thomas made his return to the TD Garden in Boston, a spot that he says “looks 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 courtroom 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 playoffs.
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 looks like dwelling, so it’s all the time good to be within the metropolis of Boston and to be in TD Garden. And I’m simply joyful to be again and round acquainted faces and to actually get that real actual love.”
“I went by way of the worst state of affairs you’ll be able to probably undergo in life with these individuals, and so they was proper there with me. Everybody within the metropolis, the group, they was proper there with me, they went by way of that with me. That’s why Boston means a lot to me.”