Isaiah Thomas set for possible Cavs debut against the Boston Celtics

Isaiah Thomas set for possible Cavs debut against the Boston Celtics

Apparently, Thomas still hasn't practiced with the team in a full-court setting since they rarely hold practices.

The Cavs are scheduled to hold a practice in San Francisco on Christmas Eve.

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Traded from the Celtics to the Cavaliers in one of the most shocking deals in National Basketball Association history, Isaiah Thomas would love nothing more than to burn down the championship aspirations that Celtics president Danny Ainge built this past summer. "A Cavs source described the Napa excursion as a 'nice way to break up a long trip, '" McMenamin said. Though Thomas thinks he could play right now. A game already filled with storylines as an Eastern Conference Finals rematch featuring Irving going against his old team would become all the more intriguing if Thomas was able to take the court in a showdown with the team that traded him.

The Cavaliers finish their three-game road trip on December 30 against the. The Cavs first game of 2018 comes on January 2, and it seems Thomas is targeting that game for his season debut. With a seemingly unheard of two straight days of practice at home this weekend, they are taking advantage to try to boost Thomas' return timeline.

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The final decision on when Thomas will return will be agreed upon by Thomas, Cleveland's front office and their medical staff.

The targeted time period is especially notable because the Cavaliers face Irving and the Celtics on January 3 in Boston.

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"In the months since he joined the Cavs, Thomas has repeatedly referenced his motivation to get vengeance against Boston", McMenamin noted.

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