Kyrie Irving

Jesse Pantuosco
July 03, 2020 - 11:33 am
Jesse Pantuosco looks at some of the greatest NBA nicknames of all-time including Chris “Birdman” Andersen and former Celtics big man Glen “Big Baby” Davis.
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The DA Show
June 15, 2020 - 9:56 am
Kyrie Irving’s opposition to the NBA resuming in Florida grabbed headlines, but it doesn’t move the needle very much in return talks, according to former teammate Kendrick Perkins.
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Jesse Pantuosco
June 12, 2020 - 4:58 pm
Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving has organized a call with 150 players Friday night to voice concerns over the NBA’s proposal to resume the season in Orlando.
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LeBron James is subtweeting again.
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Alex Reimer
July 25, 2017 - 10:07 am
The drama surrounding the Cavaliers doesn’t seem like it’s going to stop any time soon. In fact, it may only intensify as the summer wears on. Star point guard Kyrie Irving reportedly wants out of Cleveland , because he’s tired of taking a back seat to LeBron James. Irving, 25, signed a five-year...
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Ty Anderson
July 22, 2017 - 2:01 pm
It’s official: Kyrie Irving, like any sensible person, wants out of Cleveland. Done playing with LeBron James and now in search of a new team where he can be considered more of the focal point of that team’s style, Irving has outlined four teams he’d prefer to be traded to: the Heat, Knicks, Spurs...
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Ty Anderson
July 21, 2017 - 4:07 pm
The Celtics may inherit the Eastern Conference sooner than anybody imagined, and likely without much of a fight from the team that’s dominated it for the last three years, as Kyrie Irving has formally requested a trade out of Cleveland, according to ESPN . That request was made in a meeting with...
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Kyrie Irving dominated the Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals. (David Richard/USA Today Sports)
May 26, 2017 - 12:18 pm
Despite all the talk about the dominance of LeBron James, who heads to his seventh consecutive NBA Finals next week, in many ways it was the play of Kyrie Irving that proved to be the undoing of the Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals. The sixth-year point guard was outstanding throughout the...
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LeBron James and Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas meet after game five of the Eastern conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at the TD Garden. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports)
Mike Petraglia
May 26, 2017 - 2:24 am
In the moments after becoming the NBA’s all-time leading playoff scorer in a Game 5 rout of the Celtics and heading to the NBA Finals for a seventh straight year, LeBron James began his press conference Thursday night talking about his friend, Isaiah Thomas. The superstar came up to Thomas after...
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Avery Bradley and the Celtics were overwhelmed by LeBron James and the Cavaliers in Game 5 of the Eastern finals Thursday at TD Garden. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports)
Mike Petraglia
May 25, 2017 - 10:54 pm
There would be no magical comeback on this night. There would be no slow start from LeBron James or Kyrie Irving. There would be only complete domination from start to finish by the defending NBA champions and an end to the Celtics upstart playoff run. Kyrie Irving opened the third quarter with...
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May 25, 2017 - 1:25 pm
LeBron James struggles were noticeable in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals and following the game Richard Jefferson said James was sick , leaving speculation James' illness also plagued him in Game 4. Despite noticeable sniffles while talking to the media during the Cavaliers shoot around...
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