Looks like the extension was less a formality than everybody thought.
He's off to coach at Florida International University.
Isiah Thomas was notoriously toxic toward the press as coach and general manager of the Knicks. But the guy sure knows the right time to overdose on sleeping pills.
The former Knicks coach was hospitalized in White Plains today after he was found overdosed on sleeping pills late last night. According to reports, the incident is being treated as an overdose and not a suicide attempt.
That is, squeaking a winning season out of Isiah Thomas's Knicks.
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An ESPN poll puts the team dead last in fan satisfaction. Go Go Donnie Walsh!
Now we have Donnie Walsh as Knicks president, but Isiah Thomas will be sticking around. What on earth will they have him do?
Hillary Clinton hit Barack Obama on Reverend Jeremiah Wright even as critics slammed her for fibbing about Bosnian sniper fire, Sean Combs smacked down rumors that he was involved with Tupac's shooting, and other events of the week that was.
Isiah Thomas was already having a pretty bad week, what with the Knicks courting his replacement before they’ve even fired him. But today comes news that his approval rating in New York State is a meager 16 percent.