Sport Isaiah Thomas on Lakers debut: 'I felt like I got my powers back'

16:50  11 february  2018
16:50  11 february  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Cavaliers point guard Isaiah Thomas will make his debut for Cleveland on Tuesday night against Harden was injured on a missed layup late in the fourth quarter of Houston's 148-142 double-overtime win against the Lakers on Sunday night. I 've been out for so long it feels like I lost my powers .

Isaiah Thomas scored 17 points and played 19 minutes in his long-awaited Cleveland debut Covered the Lakers and NBA for ESPNLosAngeles.com from 2009-14 and the NBA for NBA.com " I feel like a damn rookie," Thomas muttered under his breath as he sat down in front of his wine and

Isaiah Thomas is feeling refreshed after his recent trade.

The Lakers had their four-game win streak snapped in a 130-123 loss to the Mavericks on Saturday, but Los Angeles's newest point guard is optimistic about what his future with the franchise holds.

"I wanted to bring something to the table," Thomas said, via ESPN. "I felt like I got my powers back playing on this team.

"This is the best they have been playing. I don't want to mess anything up. And I told (coach Luke Walton) that. Whatever he needs me to do, I am willing to do that. Yes, I would love to be a starter. I feel like I deserve that and earned that, but at the same time, it's a new chapter for me. I am here to help this team, help these young guys, continue to be professional, continue to work hard and continue to jell together."

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Cavs guard Isaiah Thomas is excited to finally make his 2017-18 debut . I 've been out for so long it feels like I lost my powers . So, with the games coming, it's going to give me an opportunity to get my rhythm back , get my feel back .

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Thomas had expressed his desire to stay in Cleveland last Wednesday, saying he "tired of being traded" and wanted to build a legacy with the Cavaliers. Still, a shocking trade ahead of the NBA's Thursday deadline sent Thomas and Channing Frye to the Lakers for Larry Nance and Jordan Clarkson.

Walton applauded Thomas' dedication to learning the team's playbook before finishing his Los Angeles debut with 22 points and six assists.

Isaiah Thomas holding a ball © (Getty Images) Isaiah Thomas

"He brings another dimension to what we have," Walton said. "When he is able to control pick-and-rolls and get people shots, obviously we couldn't run a ton of stuff because he has been with us for one day, but he was good."

Thomas, 29, averaged 14.7 points and 4.5 assists per contest in 15 games with the Cavs this season before being dealt to the Lakers.

Rajon Rondo, Isaiah Thomas both ejected after run-in .
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