USA TODAY Sports’ Sam Amick and AJ Neuharth-Keusch break down the drama between LeBron James and the New York Knicks. Isaiah Thomas knows he can’t control where his underdog story goes next. Does he come back better than ever from the hip injury that forced him off the floor back in May, when his Boston Celtics fell in the conference finals to the very Cleveland Cavaliers team that would trade for him less than three months later? Does he get sweet revenge with LeBron James at his side, maybe even beating Kyrie Irving’s Celtics in a conference finals rematch that leads to his first chance to win it all? “Oh, that would be lovely,” he says with a laugh. “That would be a special moment.