Boston Celtics all star Isaiah Thomas lost to Utah's Gordon Hayward in the semi-final round of the NBA All Star Skills competition Saturday night...Now the question is - did he do it as part of the recruiting process to get the soon-to-be- free agent?

IT beat Devin Booker in the first round of the skills competition. The fun competition includes shooting, dribbling and passing quickly. But it also includes shot blocking and rebounding. That's where Thomas had some issues...

NOTE:  The NBA All Star Game is tonight in New Orleans. The game is live on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket with coverage starting at 7:30pm.