â†µâ‡¥Here's a sign of how badly Isiah Thomas wanted to return to coaching: He's working for free at Florida International. â†µâ‡¥â†µIt's at the very least a clear demonstration of Isiah's determination to coach again, no matter what it may take. It is also a clear demonstration of Thomas' understanding of his own value as a coach in this market: zero dollars. â†µ
â†µâ‡¥At his introductory news conference at FIU on Wednesday, Thomas said his salary the first year from the Golden Panthers will be donated back to the school's athletic department. â†µâ‡¥â†µ
â†µ(Knicks fans will argue that even at these prices Thomas will be overpaid.) â†µâ†µ
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