Isaiah Thomas is a famous American Professional Basketball player and NBA star. Isaiah Thomas is popular for his incredible sports talent.
Table of Biography
Isaiah Thomas was born on February 7, 1989, and is 32 years old at present. Born in Tacoma, Washington City, United States, Isaiah holds American citizenship. Similarly, he is from a Christian family and a multiracial Afro-American ethnicity. Likewise, his birth sign is Aquarius.
Talking about his family, Isaiah is born to his father James Thomas, and his mother Tina Baldtrip. James was a parts inspector and Tina was a nurse. Likewise, he also had a sister named Chyna Thomas who unfortunately died in a car accident on April 15, 2017. Isaiah was grown up by his parents in Washington.
Moving towards his educational details, Isaiah did his schooling at Curtis Senior High School, University Place, Washington. Later, he joined the University of Washington and graduated from there.
Isaiah Thomas is a huge fan of actor Will Smith and actress Scarlett Johansson. His favorite color is blue and he loves to eat non-vegetarian foods. Furthermore, his hobbies are playing adventurous Sports and swimming. Besides, his favorite place in Paris.
Professional Life and Career
Isaiah started his professional career in 2011 with Sacramento Kings. He was named “NBA Rookie of the Month” two times. Similarly, he became the shortest player to score a triple-double during the match against Washington Wizards in 2014. However, he moved to Phoenix Suns in 2014 and left shortly in 2015.
In February 2015, Isaiah joined the Boston Celtics and scored 21 points in his first match against Los Angeles Lakers. Similarly, he also scored season-high 31 points in a match against the Detroit Pistons. He played three seasons with Boston. During this, Isaiah scored very well each year including a career-high 28.9 points in the 2016-17 season and career-high 52 points in a match against Miami Heat in 2016.
On August 22, 2017, Isaiah was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers. But he couldn’t play for the rest of the year due to his multiple hip injuries. In January 2018, Isaiah scored season-high 24 points in the lost match against Oklahoma City.
On February 8, 2018, Isaiah joined the Los Angeles Lakers. Moreover, he scored 22 points in his debut match. On March 1, he secured season-high 29 points in a winning match against Miami Heat. Similarly, Isaiah played the 2018-19 season from the Denver Nuggets and the 2018-2019 season from the Washington Wizards. In addition, he also signed a 10-day-contract with New Orleans Pelicans on April 3, 2021.
Net Worth and Achievements
As a professional basketball player, Isaiah has earned a satisfactory amount of money. According to online sources, he has an estimated net worth of $16 million US dollars as of 2020. However, Isaiah hasn’t revealed his recent net worth. Therefore, he is living a happy life with his self-earned money.
Talking about his awards, he earned “NBA All-Star” honors in 2016 and 2017.
Isaiah Thomas got married to his long-time girlfriend Kayla Wallace on August 21, 2016. The couple engaged in 2014 after dating for over a decade. Their marriage was held at Experience Music Project Museum in Seattle. The couple had two sons named James and Jaiden before marriage. After marriage, the couple got blessed with a daughter. The family is currently living a happy life in Tacoma, Washington.
Enhancing his physical statistics, Isaiah maintains a fit body as an athlete. He stands 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m) tall and weighs around 84 kg (185 lbs.). Similarly, he has biceps of 15 inches and his shoe size is 8 inches. His actual body measurement (Chest-Waist-Hip) is 41-30-35 inches. In addition, Isaiah has both black hair and black eyes.
When it comes to his social media handles, Isaiah is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Also, he has a huge 1.4 million followers on Facebook, over 23.5 followers on Instagram, and more than 9.6k followers on Twitter. To date, Isaiah has over 900 posts on Instagram that include pictures and videos of his professional life.