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Thomas' 33, Celtics' 3s too much for Wizards in 123-111 win

Thomas' 33, Celtics' 3s too much for Wizards in 123-111 win

Nothing it seems can stop Isaiah Thomas this postseason — be it pains big or small.

The All-Star led the Celtics to a first-round win over the Chicago Bulls in a haze after learning the day before that series began that his younger sister, Chyna Thomas, had died in a car accident outside of his native Tacoma, Wash.

That pain persisted on the eve of Boston's second-round pairing with the Washington Wizards, when he flew cross-country to attend her funeral.

Then Sunday's game brought the latest dose of adversity, when he had one of his front teeth dislodged after a collision early in the game. But as he's done all postseason, he continued to find a way to push through...