Kyrie Irving

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Alex Reimer
March 20, 2018 - 3:51 pm
The Celtics are in tough shape right now, but they should recover in time for the postseason. Most importantly, point guard Kyrie Irving, who’s been out of the lineup due to his banged up left knee, is on the verge of returning . Head coach Brad Stevens told reporters Monday there was a chance...
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Alex Reimer
March 20, 2018 - 10:28 am
Kyrie Irving no longer holds the weirdest scientific theory in the NBA. That honor now belongs to Cavaliers guard Jordan Clarkson, who says he thinks dinosaurs were on Earth for a bizarre purpose. On the “Road Trippin’” podcast with Channing Frye and Richard Jefferson, Clarkson espoused a theory...
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Alex Reimer
March 14, 2018 - 2:53 pm
The Celtics are scheduled to play the Wizards on national television Wednesday. But few of their players will make it onto the court. Five players, including three starters, have been ruled out for the contest . Kyrie Irving is dealing with his balky left knee, which he says he reaggrevated against...
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Alex Reimer
March 12, 2018 - 10:59 am
The Celtics have little to play for as the regular season winds down. They are basically locked into the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference, sitting seven games ahead of the Pacers in the loss column. With 15 contests remaining until the playoffs, it would take a colossal collapse for the Celtics...
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Josue Pavon
March 12, 2018 - 8:49 am
For the second straight game, the Celtics entered the fourth quarter without a member of their starting lineup, only this time it may have ultimately cost them the game and could be a legitimate concern moving forward. Kyrie Irving experienced soreness in his left knee in the second half and sat...
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Ty Anderson
March 05, 2018 - 3:38 pm
Soreness in point guard Kyrie Irving’s left knee will keep him out of Monday’s road contest against the Bulls, according to Celtics head coach Brad Stevens. "He aggravated it the other night [in Houston]," said Stevens. "He was playing and felt it throughout the night… Woke up yesterday, felt a...
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Kyrie Irving
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John Tomase
March 05, 2018 - 9:55 am
Actor Lil Rel Howery is best known to movie fans as the relentlessly loyal TSA agent who steals every one of his scenes in the Oscar-nominated "Get Out." But he played a role far more relevant to Celtics fans last August -- witness to the Kyrie Irving trade. Howery co-stars in "Uncle Drew," the...
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Alex Reimer
March 01, 2018 - 9:58 am
It was apparent early on Wednesday that Kyrie Irving would take once again take over the T.D. Garden. The star point guard dropped 14 of the Celtics’ first 26 points and finished with 34 points overall in Boston’s 134-106 drubbing over the Hornets . Irving’s first spectacular basket of the evening...
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Josue Pavon
March 01, 2018 - 9:39 am
While the game itself wasn't as competitive as most would have liked it to be, witnessing Kyrie Irving and Kemba Walker duke it out Wednesday night at TD Garden was worth the price of admission. The Celtics stretched their winning streak to four games, topping the Hornets, 134-106, snapping...
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Alex Reimer
February 27, 2018 - 11:22 am
The start of Kyrie Irving’s Celtics career could not be going any better. He’s posting some of the best numbers of his career and the Celtics are two losses out of first place in the Eastern Conference. In a short amount of time, Irving has already appeared to capture Boston’s imagination, with...
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