Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas briefly apologized Saturday evening after a video posted on social media surfaced through which he referred to as the town of Cleveland “a.”
FILE PHOTO: Jan 6, 2018; Orlando, FL, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas (three) drives to the basket as Orlando Magic guard Elfrid Payton (2) defends throughout the primary quarter at Amway Heart. Obligatory Credit score: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports activities
Thomas later posted an apology on Twitter, after which posted an extra video on Instagram announcing, “Cleveland wasn’t that unhealthy. … The location simply wasn’t the most productive.”
“I ask for forgiveness for my number of phrases about Cleveland,” Thomas tweeted. “I used to be on my reside taking part in round. They don’t display you the entirety for a reason why smh. Proper after that I clarified what I mentioned…. All like to everyone who had love for me in Cleveland.”
Thomas, 29, was once traded final offseason to the Cavaliers within the deal that despatched Kyrie Irving to Boston. Alternatively, he was once convalescing from a hip damage and didn’t play for the Cavaliers till Jan. 2.
His scoring reasonable in Cleveland slipped to 14.7 issues in step with recreation after he averaged 28.nine issues with the Celtics the season prior to. In February, the Cavaliers traded Thomas to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Thomas signed a minimal contract with the Nuggets final month.
—Box Degree Media