Isaiah Thomas - Bio, Net Worth, Personal Details, Affairs, Wife, Current Team, Nationality, Height, Contract, Salary, Trade, Injury, Age, Facts, Wiki
Isaiah Thomas is one of the greatest American basketball players. He is an American professional basketball player for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association. After playing a key scorer of the Boston Celtics squad, he was transferred to the Cavaliers under a five-player trade contract. His playing position is a point guard. He is often called the "Pizza Boy". The player started his NBA way with the Sacramento Kings when he signed the contract with the squad in 2011.
Gossips and Rumors
Isaiah Thomas may not be ready for Denver Nuggets training camp.
- For playing the best in a point guard position.
Early Life of Thomas
Isaiah Thomas was born on 7th of February 1989, in Tacoma, Washington, to James and Tina Baldtrip with the birth name of Isaiah Jamar Thomas. Regarding his nationality, Thomas is an American and belongs to white ethnicity. He was named after former Detroit Pistons Hall of fame point guard Isiah Thomas but instead on spelling it Isaiah as she preferred a biblical name. As a kid, Thomas had the nicknames Zeke from his mother whereas his father nicknamed him “Bighead”. Thomas grew alongside his younger sister Chyna who lost her life in a car accident on Interstate 5 in Federal Way, Washington on 15th April 2017. His sun sign is Aquarius.
Regarding his education, he attended Curtis Senior High School in University Place, Washington, through 11th grade, and then transferred to South Kent School in South Kent, Connecticut, to repeat the 11th grade. Later, he was graduated from the University of Washington.
Career of Thomas
- Thomas began playing basketball at the local community center in Tacoma and went on to average 31.2 points as a junior at Curtis Senior High, where he received a scholarship to the University of Washington.
- Thomas announced he would forego his senior year at college to enter the NBA draft on 31st March 2011 and was picked as the last pick in the draft, 60th overall, by Sacramento Kings.
- He was named 'NBA Rookie of the Month' twice for the months of February and March 2012.
- On 19th January 2014, he reached a career-high 38 points against Oklahoma City Thunder and became the shortest player to ever record a triple-double in the NBA against Washington Wizards on 18th March 2014.
- He averaged over 20 points and 6 assists per game, to join Calvin Murphy, Dana Barros, Damon Stoudamire, and Michael Adams as the fifth player under 6 ft to achieve this feat in his 2013-2014 season.
- After that, he was acquired by Phoenix Suns in a sign-and-trade deal and became the fourth Suns player to score 23 points in his first two games.
- He joined Boston Celtics on 19th February 2015 and scored 21 points off the bench in his debut against the Los Angeles Lakers three days later.
- He also earned the nickname 'King of the Fourth' because of his exceptional display in the fourth quarter in numerous games throughout the season.
- Later, he was traded to Cleveland Cavaliers on 22nd August 2017 but due to multiple hip injuries, was unable to play for the rest of the year.
- He played his debut game for this team against the Portland Trail Blazers, in which he scored 17 points in 19 minutes off the bench.
- His second game was against with Orlando Magic on 6th January 2018 in which he scored 19 points and four assists.
- He scored a season-high 24 points in a losing attempt against Oklahoma City Thunder on 20th January 2018.
- On 16th July 2018, Thomas signed a one-year deal with the Denver Nuggets.
Body Features of Thomas
Thomas has got a very sexy boy with attractive personality. He has a tall height of 1.75 m and has a balanced weight of 185 lbs (84 Kg). He has a very healthy body. His other body measurement will be updated soon. With his glowing face, he attracts a lot of followers towards him.
Personal Life of Thomas
Isaiah Thomas is a married man. He got married to his high school sweetheart Kayla Jasmin Wallace. The couple got engaged in June 2014. After two years of their engagement, they decided to tie their knots in August in his hometown. Kayla Wallace is originally from Tacoma, Washington. She is graduated from Central Washington University with a major in arts in education. The couple is blessed with two sons and is often spotted hanging out together with their family. The couple is living a blissful life without any disputes or divorce rumors. They are living a happy and peaceful life.
Net Worth & Salary of Thomas
Isiah Thomas is earning a great amount of money from his basketball career. He is receiving an annual salary of $6.2 million from his present club which has boosted his net worth. He has an estimated net worth of $20 million, including his assets and earnings. He is satisfied with his earning.
Apart from his earnings from basketball career, he earns massive amounts through his several endorsing deals. He is linked with brands like Nike, Sneakers, Boss, etc. As for riding, he owns cars like Bentley continental and Range Rover.
He resides in a house worthing $1.4 million which was bought in 2014.
Trivias About Isaiah Thomas You Need To Know.
- Thomas was the key part of the All Pac-10 squad when studying at the university for three years.
- It was a hard decision for him to make to cross the country and study at school in Connecticut.
- In 2012, he managed to beat the record with his 23 points and 11 assists.
- He loves his family with all his heart. Thomas keeps sharing posts with his relatives on his social accounts, especially on Instagram.