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Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas will join NBA TV as a studio analyst

Isiah Thomas to join NBA TV as studio analystATLANTA (AP) Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas will join NBA TV as a studio analyst.Thomas will debut Friday and make several appearances a month. He'll also be a regular contributor to NBA.com.

The 12-time All-Star point guard led the Detroit Pistons to two NBA titles. But he's more recently remembered for his stint running the New York Knicks, who failed to win a playoff game with Thomas as coach or president. His tenure was marked by big contracts for marginal players, the acquisitions of Stephon Marbury and Eddy Curry and a sexual harassment scandal.

Thomas coached in college at Florida International for three seasons before being fired in April with a record of 26-65.