The Cleveland Cavaliers say injured point guard Isaiah Thomas will make his debut with the team Tuesday night and no one is happier for him than LeBron James.
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The announcement comes about a week after "I.T." was assigned to their Canton G-League team so he could practice.
Let IT begin!@isaiahthomas will make his season debut tomorrow night in #CavsBlazers. pic.twitter.com/6FVVKknG0l— Cleveland Cavaliers (@cavs) January 1, 2018
Let IT begin!@isaiahthomas will make his season debut tomorrow night in #CavsBlazers. pic.twitter.com/6FVVKknG0l
Thomas has been sidelined all season with a hip injury.
.@isaiahthomas will make his @Cavs debut tomorrow night @cleveland19news @WOIOSports— Dan Wagner (@dwagsphoto) January 1, 2018
.@isaiahthomas will make his @Cavs debut tomorrow night @cleveland19news @WOIOSports
The All-Star guard has said he wants to be "special" when he returns to the floor and not "just another body."
The Cavs acquired him in a summer trade from Boston.
Cleveland faces Portland Jan. 2 at the Q. Tip off is at 7 p.m.
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