Isaiah Thomas Makes Heroic Game Performance After Sister`s Death

Only one day after Isaiah Thomas lost his younger sister in a tragic car crash accident,Boston`s Celtics little man and point guard have a mission to carry the Celtics to victory against the Chicago Bulls in first-round playoff matchup.Isaiah Thomas fights with his emotions and score 33 points on the evening,but it was not enough to win over the Bulls 106-102.Before the game there was a moment of silence and during the warm-ups it was a teary scene on the bench while being consoled by teammate Avery Bradley.

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The opportunity to honor his sister,Isaiah Thomas tries to make things normal during his pre-game routine.He took the floor in a green pair of sneakers, and paying a small gesture of tribute to his late sister Chyna:

 

The overwhelming response to Isaiah was positive,and for just one day the Celtics had a lot of the basketball world rooting for them.And after the loss Thomas’ story and willingness to keep fighting during tough times is something people from all backgrounds can identify with.