No, Isaiah Thomas hasn’t been good. He went from averaging 29 points per game on some of the most clutch performances we’ve ever seen last season to just 15 points on lousy shooting numbers. But most should have known this was coming. You don’t just tear the labrum in your hip, miss seven months recovering, then Authentic Tie Domi Jersey snap back into All-Star shape. It takes time.
Regardless, Cavs fans aren’t booing for no reason. They’re booing because an Eastern Conference juggernaut has devolved into just the No. 3 seed in the East and the absolute worst defensive team in the league.
Blaming Thomas isn’t right. So who should fans be upset with?