The team doctor helped Thomas slide his tooth back into place, and now he's gone all Steph Curry with a mouthguard.
After the death of his younger sister, Chyna, in a car crash this weekend, Isaiah Thomas still suited up for the Boston Celtics' playoff opener, and showed how valuable he is to his team.
They aren't second- or third-year players who are still adapting to the league, or guys bouncing back from injury. Instead, here are three players who refined their games and took them to the next level.
In one week, the Celtics knocked off both presumptive finals teams. Can they do it in the playoffs?
Ainge had a chance to make the Boston Celtics a legitimate contender in the East, but instead held on to his picks while other teams improved.
The Cavaliers don't need LeBron James to be at his best to be the best team in the East.
Isaiah Thomas is willing the Celtics into relevance in the East again.
Against the Grizzlies Tuesday night, the Boston Celtics' Isaiah Thomas did something only Danny Ainge has done.
It's been a rocky season so far in Boston, but Isaiah Thomas has kept Brad Stevens' team competitive.
Cleveland has dominated the Eastern Conference all season, while simultaneously looking like they could fall apart at any time. Can anyone take advantage?
Scientists are still working on how he got that pass off.