"It's fun. John's a really good friend of mine, someone I've known since he blew up in high school," Thomas said on Wednesday. "It's fun to battle one of the top guards in the NBA and it's fun to compete. Hopefully we win this series and it'll be even more fun for me."
"This job has been a godsend, a true godsend. This place is home away from home. These people are now my family, and always will be," said Thomas, impeccable in his waiter's attire, an American flag pin sparkling above his heart.