Isaiah Thomas doesn’t have a vendetta against Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge. He’d just prefer not to run into him any time soon.

The former Celtics point guard has some hard feelings for Ainge after the team traded Thomas to the Cleveland Cavaliers in a package that brought Kyrie Irving to Boston, and he told Sports Illustrated in a profile published Wednesday he “might not ever talk to Danny again.” But Thomas said on a recent episode of Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye’s podcast “Road Trippin’ with RJ & Channin” that his comment wasn’t as serious as people made it out to be.