Latest Isiah Thomas Stories

2009-08-26 15:44:36

Florida International officials are backing out of a basketball game against national champion North Carolina, the Miami Herald said. The contest at Chapel Hill Nov.

2009-05-09 08:46:55

Chuck Daly, who coached the Detroit Pistons to back-to-back NBA titles, died Saturday of pancreatic cancer at the age of 78. Daly, who was diagnosed with cancer in March, died in Jupiter, Fla., surrounded by his family.

2009-04-15 12:15:02

A Florida International official said Wednesday new men's basketball coach Isiah Thomas is donating his first-year's salary to the university. Thomas was introduced Wednesday as the coach of the Golden Panthers, saying he wants to take the team to the next level. Florida International Athletic Director Pete Garcia said Thomas was donating his first year's pay to the school.

2009-04-14 12:38:06

Florida International University Tuesday has selected former NBA star Isiah Thomas to be its men's basketball coach. It will the first collegiate coaching job for Thomas, who led the Detroit Pistons to a pair of NBA titles during his 13-year Hall of Fame playing career and also has five seasons of pro coaching experience with Indiana and New York on his resume. Coming back to the college game has always been a dream of mine and I didn't want to pass up an opportunity to go somewhere where we...

2008-11-21 15:16:44

Guard Jamal Crawford has been traded by the New York Knicks to the Golden State Warriors for forward Al Harrington. The deal was announced by the NBA teams Friday. Crawford averaged 19.6 points and 4.4 assists in 11 games for the Knicks this season.

2008-10-25 03:00:02

New York, NY (Sports Network) - Police were reportedly sent to the home of former New York Knicks head coach and president Isiah Thomas early Friday morning in response to a call that someone had overdosed on sleeping pills.

2008-10-25 10:00:00

There were conflicting reports Friday about whether former New York Knicks Coach Isiah Thomas was being treated for a drug overdose.

2008-07-30 06:00:43

By Keith Herbert, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Jul.

2006-06-26 21:10:25

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Knicks owner James Dolan has given team president and new coach Isiah Thomas one season to turn around the NBA club.

2006-06-22 12:03:47

By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Knicks fired head coach Larry Brown and named general manager Isiah Thomas to replace him, the National Basketball Association said on Thursday.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.