Kyrie Irving

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John Tomase
June 18, 2018 - 12:48 pm
No -- Leonard quit on the Spurs and Irving made the Celtics his team
74%
Yes -- Leonard's the better player and Kyrie might be gone anyway
26%
The question is simple: If you're Danny Ainge, would you send All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving to San Antonio for All-Star small forward Kawhi Leonard? Both players should be free agents following the season, and both could be seeking new homes next summer. It's no secret that Leonard wants to...
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Alex Reimer
July 14, 2018 - 12:49 pm
Last summer, Isaiah Thomas declared the Celtics would have to “bring the Brinks truck out” if they wanted to re-sign him in free agency. This week, Thomas signed with the Nuggets for the veteran’s minimum. Even in the high-paced world of professional sports, this was an accelerated downfall. As if...
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Alex Reimer
July 09, 2018 - 12:51 pm
All of the Kyrie Irving speculation appears to stem from his ambiguous answer to the New York Times about whether he wants to stay with the Celtics long-term. The often inscrutable point guard rambled about how enjoys “being present,” dangling the possibility that he could look to sign elsewhere in...
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Alex Reimer
July 09, 2018 - 11:08 am
Kyrie Irving and Jayson Tatum didn’t take it easy on the kids who attended their basketball camp over the weekend in Hanover. The two Celtics stars crossed-up campers and rejected their jump shots with ease. It was almost like Jaylen Brown dominating lesser NBA players at the Atlanta pro-am league...
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Alex Reimer
July 06, 2018 - 12:54 pm
Kyrie Irving is being coy about his desire to stay with the Celtics. As a result, there are already rumors about where the electric point guard may sign in free agency next summer . That’s right: the Kyrie summer melodrama is starting one year in advance. This is all worth ignoring. Irving, who’s...
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Ryan Hannable
July 06, 2018 - 11:54 am
Kyrie Irving and LeBron James' relationship has been well-documented over the years and on Friday some new information came out via a podcast with a few Cavs beat writers. On a podcast with Jason Lloyd of The Athletic, Dave McMenamin of ESPN and Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com, it was revealed Irving...
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Ryan Hannable
July 05, 2018 - 9:43 pm
Kyrie Irving has the potential to be a free agent next summer, as he has a player option for the 2019-20 season. There's been a lot talk of late that Irving would like to team up with Bulls star Jimmy Butler , but apparently the Celtics aren't concerned as they believe they can re-sign Irving. “...
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John Tomase
July 05, 2018 - 11:08 am
Those persistent Kyrie-to-the-Knicks rumors just won't go away. Celtics guard Kyrie Irving won't be a free agent until next summer, when he's eligible to opt out of his contract. And the New Jersey native is once again being linked to his hometown team. According to ESPN's Ian Begley, Irving will...
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Lucy Burdge
July 03, 2018 - 1:47 pm
Kyrie Irving and Timberwolves shooting guard Jimmy Butler are reportedly "trying to figure out a way to play together” for an Eastern Conference team. Both players will be unrestricted free agents next summer if they decline their respective player options. This news comes on the heels of LeBron...
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Vincent Gallo
June 28, 2018 - 10:25 am
For the first time since the Big Three era, there are Celtics jerseys flying off the shelves alongside the names of Stephen Curry and LeBron James. Per ESPN’s Chris Forsberg , both Kyrie Irving and Jayson Tatum have cracked the top 10 in the 15 most popular jersey sales between April and June. At...
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