Kevin Durant Offers support to Isaiah Thomas after the death of his sister.
Isaiah Thomas’ personal tragedy over the weekend.
Isaiah Thomas who is the Celtics star guard lost his 22-year-old sister in a tragic car accident on Saturday.
It happened just a day before Celtic’s playoff opener against the Chicago Bulls. The TD Garden was one of support for their best player as he copes with that loss.
The Golden State Warriors and Kevin Durant were getting done with their first round debut against the Portland Trail Blazers. After the 121-109 win, the team’s two biggest stars took to the podium to talk about their victory.
The Golden State Warriors star decided that he had something to say before he started talking about field goal percentages and defensive strategies though.
The Golden State Warriors and Kevin Durant decided to let Isaiah Thomas know that the NBA family is absolutely supporting him in his time of need and this was before questions began in earnest, he
The statements echoed in his press conference by the Warriors head coach Steve Kerr and he added that the entire organisation was feeling the exact same way about what that family must be going through right now.
Isaiah Thomas was an absolute feel-good story this year for the Celtics as they managed to capture the top seed in the Eastern Conference and best the LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the standings.
After the sad news broke, The situation effectively took the wind out of Boston’s sails a day before what was primed to be one of the proudest moments for the franchise since the days of Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce.
Also, opponents offered their condolences and prayers before the game as well. CJ McCollum of the Blazers is close with Thomas and took to Twitter to offer a personal show of support.