Isaiah Thomas is 9 inches shorter than Michael Carter-Williams.
So when the Boston Celtics guard squared up with his Chicago Bulls counterpart for a jump ball in the second quarter of Game 3, you can probably guess who got possession, right?
Nope, you’re all wrong.
Michael Carter-Williams can't get a jump against Thomas. Ok not the best toss… pic.twitter.com/7UWrivIBmP
— ⓂarcusD (@_MarcusD2_) April 21, 2017
It could be the little things like that to help spark the Celtics in the series. The No. 8 seed Bulls walked into TD Garden and took both Game 1 and 2 of the first round of the playoffs to put Boston in an early hole.