Kyrie Irving

Mike Petraglia
January 22, 2013 - 4:30 pm
Kyrie Irving scored a game-high 40 points and Tristan Thompson added 21 as the Cavaliers added to the misery of the Celtics with a 95-90 win at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. Irving completely dominated the Celtics in the final six minutes, scoring nine points and helping the Cavaliers win for...
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April 27, 2012 - 9:56 am
I'm not sure when exactly it happened. Media, communication, society, it all changes pretty fast these days. But at some point, probably somewhere between MySpace and Facebook, the concept of anonymity started to become a problem. It was manageable then, the occasional encoded e-mail address and...
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February 28, 2012 - 4:44 pm
In a battle between two teams vying for eighth in the Eastern Conference (yup, you read that right), the Celtics blew a 16-point lead but salvaged the night when Ray Allen sandwiched a fast-break layup and two free throws around a big Kevin Garnett offensive rebound in the final minute to secure an...
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Ryan Hannable
August 29, 2011 - 12:38 pm
Some players are going overseas to play during the lockout, but Cavaliers rookies No. 1 overall pick Kyrie Irving and No. 4 overall pick Tristan Thomspon are going back to their respective colleges to take classes and continue their education. "Just picked out my classes for this fall... Back to...
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June 23, 2011 - 3:47 pm
Duke guard Kyrie Irving was taken with the first overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft Thursday night, going to the Cavaliers . A 6-foot-3, 193-pound guard who only played 11 games this past season with Duke, he averaged 17.5 points and 4.3 assists per game with the Blue Devils .
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Ryan Hannable
June 23, 2011 - 8:12 am
The Cavaliers hold both the No. 1 and 4 selections in Thursday's NBA draft. General manager Chris Grant says that the team intends to use both of the picks . Grant told ESPN that he knows who he wants to select with the top pick but still has to discuss the selection with the rest of the staff. It...
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June 22, 2011 - 2:02 pm
The 2010-11 NBA season is over. Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks denied LeBron James a ring as Dallas ousted Miami in six games. Now everyone ( excluding DeShawn Stevenson ) appears focused on the draft. Brazilian prospect Lucas Nogueira withdrew from the draft. Nogueira was slated to be picked by...
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May 24, 2011 - 6:11 pm
With only four teams still competing in the postseason, the majority of fans are counting down the days until June 23 and the NBA draft. This year'€™s class is not expected to be strong, but there is a slew of European talent, a handful of hit or miss '€œproject'€ players and more Morrises...
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Ryan Hannable
May 19, 2011 - 8:12 am
Former Duke star and potential No. 1 pick Kyrie Irving's agent Jeffrey Wechsler says that Irving will not be participating in on-court tests and drills at the NBA combine. Irving left Duke after his freshman season, where he only played in 11 games. He missed the majority of the season with a toe...
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Scott McLaughlin
March 23, 2011 - 4:56 am
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said Tuesday that freshman point guard Kyrie Irving will play "significant minutes" in the Blue Devils ' Sweet 16 matchup with Arizona on Thursday. Irving missed 3 1/2 months with an injured big right toe, but he came off the bench to score 25 points in 41 minutes in Duke...
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