Everything was quiet right up until the trade deadline. It was being reported that the Celtics would likely stand pat today and wait until the summer to make their moves. And then the floodgate opened and Danny Ainge was able to pounce on a deal to bring in a dynamic scoring guard.
Phoenix has traded Isaiah Thomas to the Boston Celtics, league source tells Yahoo Sports.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 19, 2015
Also can confirm Phoenix has sent Isaiah Thomas to Boston. Boom goes the deadline-a-mite.— Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) February 19, 2015
For Isaiah Thomas, Boston will send Marcus Thornton and a 2016 first-round pick via Cleveland to Phoenix, league source tells Yahoo Sports.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 19, 2015