Kyrie Irving RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kyrie Irving: 'Having a chance for a gold in the Olympics is a dream come true'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "After winning the NBA championship, something Kyrie Irving termed "the hardest thing" he's ever done, the Cleveland Cavaliers dazzling young point guard has his sights set on another piece of shiny hardware. "Having a chance to go for a gold in the Olympics is a dream come true," Irving said..." July 22

  • Kyrie Irving FaceTimed Kobe From The Locker Room After Game 7

    ThePostGame.com "It all fell into place for Kyrie Irving. In the final minute of Game 7 of the NBA Finals, he broke a scoreless tie with a fadeaway 3-pointer over two-time reigning MVP Stephen Curry. The Cavs proceeded to win the game and the series, and Irving etched his name in NBA glory forever. The dream..." July 15

  • Kyrie Irving on Next Season: "I Definitely Don't See Us as an Underdog"

    Complex "Kyrie Irving is having one hell of a summer. The star point guard won his first NBA championship in June when the Cleveland Cavaliers came back to defeat the 73-win Golden State Warriors in seven games. In August, Kyrie will suit up for Team USA in the Olympics alongside the likes of Kevin Durant,..." July 13

  • Kyrie plans to throw championship jabs at Warriors teammates in Rio

    The Score "Fresh off winning the NBA championship with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Kyrie Irving is gearing up for the Olympics. He's the only Cavs representative on Team USA's roster after teammate LeBron James passed up the opportunity. Instead, joining Irving on the U.S. men's national team are some..." June 29

  • Kyrie Irving Talks About the Time He Challenged Kobe Bryant to a Game of 1-on-1 for $50K

    Complex "Do you remember the time a young Kyrie Irving challenged Kobe Bryant to a game of 1-on-1 back in 2012? Irving does! During a Team USA workout in Las Vegas, Irving—who had just been drafted by the Cavaliers—started talking trash to Kobe and told him that he could beat him in a game of 1-on-1...." June 29

  • Kyrie Irving responds to ‘white girls’ yacht party comments

    Larry Brown Sports "Kyrie Irving took a lot of heat on social media Friday for supposedly throwing a party on a yacht in the Bahamas that seemed to feature only white women on the boat. The Cleveland Cavaliers point guard decided to respond a day later and set the record straight. Kyrie shared a photo on Instagram..." June 27

  • Kyrie Irving, Harrison Barnes accept U.S. invites, fill out roster

    ESPN "Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving has accepted an invitation to play for Team USA in this summer's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, league sources told ESPN on Saturday. Sources told ESPN that Irving, after deliberating all week following the Cavaliers' championship run, has informed USA..." June 25

  • Kyrie Irving says foot injury won't keep him from Game 7

    ESPN "Kyrie Irving injured his left foot in the second half of the Cleveland Cavaliers' 115-101 Game 6 win over the Golden State Warriors on Thursday but vows he will be ready for Game 7 on Sunday in Oakland, California. "I'm good," Irving said when asked about his foot after putting up 23 points, 4..." June 17

  • Kyrie Irving's best game gets Cavs back into Finals

    USA Today "Kyrie Irving just finished an interview with NBA TV and sat at his locker texting. Wearing a plaid shirt and red-bandana patterned shoes, Irving had one interview left. But before he addressed a roomful of reporters, he told USA TODAY Sports, “I want to enjoy this, but I can’t. We still have..." June 14

  • Why Cavs' season may rest on Kyrie Irving

    Yahoo! Sports "As the Cavaliers left the floor on Sunday, music blaring, a capacity crowd roaring, the most successful team in NBA history celebrating another NBA Finals rout around them, one thing was abundantly clear: LeBron James cannot win this series alone. The hyped James-Stephen Curry battle of the best..." June 08

  • Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love were supposed to make the Cavaliers better. They haven’t.

    Washington Post "With Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love watching from the sidelines last spring, the Cleveland Cavaliers pushed the Golden State Warriors to six games in the NBA Finals. So, the thinking went, with both of Cleveland’s supporting stars healthy for the playoff push, the Cavaliers would have a better..." June 06

  • Draymond Not Happy When Asked About Kicking Kyrie

    Black Sports Online "Draymond Green played a great game and was a huge part of the Golden State run at the end of the 3rd quarter but once again his wild feet were the topic of discussion post-game and for good reason. " June 03

  • Draymond Green on kick to Kyrie Irving: 'Bodies react a certain type of way'

    USA Today "Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green — whose groin kick to Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams in the Western Conference finals led to league-wide speculation — was involved in another leg-flailing incident in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. As Green fell backwards to..." June 03

  • Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving, Iman Shumpert, and Jordan McRae Could Be the Next Great R&B Group

    Complex "Move over Lil' Kev and make room for Cleveland's Child. While Richard Jefferson is utilizing his downtime in the playoffs to build up the legend of unofficial Cavs mascot and Kevin Love look-alike Lil' Kev, Kyrie Irving, Iman Shumpert, and Jordan McRae are putting in their 10,000 hours in order to..." May 28

  • Drake says in Instagram post Kyrie Irving 'gave' Raptors two wins

    ESPN "One game after roasting LeBron James on Instagram, Toronto Raptors global ambassador Drake was in the house for Game 4 in Toronto. This time, it was Kyrie Irving who was the target of Drake's social media ire following the Raptors' Game 4 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. In the two games in..." May 24

  • Irving says he's OK after leaving Game 3 early

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Cleveland Cavaliers lost their first game of the postseason, falling to the Toronto Raptors, 99-84, on Saturday night. But the scoreboard wasn't the worst sight of the evening for the Cavs. Kyrie Irving walked to the locker room in noticeable pain with around a minute remaining, taking..." May 22

  • NBA rules Irving didn't foul Jackson on final shot of Cavs-Pistons series

    The Score "The first-round series between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Detroit Pistons ended with a missed 3-pointer at the buzzer by Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson. Jackson, whose shot would've won the game for Detroit and sent the series back to Cleveland for Game 5, felt he was fouled on the play by..." April 25

  • Kyrie Irving And Baby Mama Andrea Wilson In Court Over Child Support

    Bossip "He’s just weathered the news that his ex-girlfriend Kehlani attempted suicide after her new lover PartyNextDoor outed their relationship on social media. And now, NBA baller Kyrie Irving is dealing with a new crisis over the women in his life – this time with his baby daughter’s mother, Texas..." April 12

  • Kyrie Irving says he's to blame for loss to Bulls

    ABC 13 "Kyrie Irving took the blame for Saturday’s 105-102 loss to the Chicago Bulls, and the Cleveland Cavaliers missed a chance to secure home-court advantage throughout the Eastern Conference playoffs. Irving had three turnovers in the fourth quarter during a game-changing 15-4 run by Bulls..." April 10

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    Basketball Monster @BaskMonster

    Kyrie Irving (ankle) will be the only Cavs player out Sunday. Everyone else is available to play.

  • Irving: Cavs still 'team to beat' despite drama

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Despite the Cleveland Cavaliers' 2-2 record in their last four games, point guard Kyrie Irving isn't lacking confidence in his team. "We're still to the team to beat honestly, regardless of what anybody else says," he said after the 107-87 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday. "'[Pundits..." April 01

  • Kyrie Irving opens up about picture: 'Me and Kehlani were not dating when the picture came out'

    USA Today "Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving offered his thoughts on Twitter Wednesday night about an Instagram post that suggested R&B singer-songwriter Kehlani had cheated on him. Late Monday night, reports surfaced that Kehlani had attempted suicide. According to Irving, the picture that..." March 31

  • Kyrie Irving girlfriend Kehlani cheating on him with PND?

    Larry Brown Sports "Kehlani, the R&B singer who is (was?) the girlfriend of Kyrie Irving, has deleted her Instagram account after ex-boyfriend PND posted a photo on Instagram of the two of them together in bed. Musical artist PND (Party Next Door) is Kehlani’s ex-boyfriend, or should we say, boyfriend before Kyrie..." March 28

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    Sports Insights @SportsInsights

    #NBA #Cavs - Kyrie Irving, Rest - is doubtful Saturday (3/26) at New York

  • Kyrie Irving will rest tonight against New York Knicks, but Mo Williams could make his return

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Cleveland Cavaliers are resting Kyrie Irving for tonight's game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden, but they could be adding another point guard to the active list. After going through morning shootaround and then following it up with a mini-workout with assistant coach..." March 26

  • Kyrie Irving: LeBron James’ tweets were not about me

    Larry Brown Sports "Kyrie Irving says he does not think LeBron James’ ambiguous tweets sent this month were about him. Earlier this month James turned heads by sending out a series of cryptic tweets, which many interpreted as being passive aggressive shots at teammates. Some thought they could have been directed..." March 17

  • Cavaliers players frustrated with Kyrie Irving’s lack of passing

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said he wanted Kyrie Irving to be aggressive with LeBron James taking Wednesday's game off against the Dallas Mavericks. However, somewhere there was a disconnect, because Irving must have heard, "Shoot, shoot, shoot." A game-high 33 points on 12-of-28 shooting..." March 17

  • Kyrie Irving wants to take Kobe Bryant’s advice, create conflict for Cavs

    Larry Brown Sports "After the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, Kobe Bryant was asked what seemed to be missing with the Cavs. His response caught the ear of one of Cleveland’s brightest young players. “You have to have that inner conflict,” Bryant said after that game, via Dave..." March 13

  • LeBron James and Kyrie Irving reportedly have no on-court chemistry

    SB Nation "There's been no shortage of drama surrounding the Cleveland Cavaliers of late. An inexcusable loss to an extremely short-handed Memphis Grizzlies team on Monday night just raised more questions about the Eastern Conference favorite. One of those questions involves the relationship between stars..." March 09

  • Irving rebuts talk he wants out of Cleveland

    ESPN "Following the Cleveland Cavaliers' 100-96 win over the Indiana Pacers on Monday that snapped a two-game losing streak, guard Kyrie Irving responded to remarks by ESPN's Stephen A. Smith that Irving was unhappy playing for the Cavs. Earlier Monday, Smith, speaking on ESPN's First Take, said the..." March 01

  • Kyrie Irving doesn't want to play for Cavaliers

    SI "The Cleveland Cavaliers are in turmoil as the enter the final stretch of the regular season. The chemistry problems that plagued them at the start of the 2014-15 season seem to be back at the worst possible time, as no one is clicking and the team is getting blown out at random. You never know..." March 01

  • Hilton Implies Kyrie Irving Brought His Own Bed Bugs to Their Hotel

    Black Sports Online "Kyrie said he was attacked by some alien bed bugs in OKC causing him to not get any sleep and have flu-like symptoms during the game the next night (he only played 8 minutes). Hilton issued a statement where they apologize, but also pointed out that it is possible it was Kyrie’s fault." February 24

  • Terminix offers to accompany Cavs' Irving on road trip after bed bug incident

    The Score "Kyrie Irving's experience at an Oklahoma City hotel brought to life the phrase "don't let the bed bugs bite." The Cleveland Cavaliers guard revealed Monday that the reason he didn't play against the Thunder on Sunday was that he found bed bugs in his bed: " February 23

  • Kyrie Irving's 'bed bugs' encounter one of many strange occurrences at OKC hotel

    USA Today "After playing just nine minutes before leaving the floor during Sunday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder because of "flu-like symptoms," Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving told reporters that it wasn't the flu that kept him out of the game, but instead claimed that he was dealing with..." February 23

  • Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving puts blame for OKC absence on bed bugs

    ESPN "Kyrie Irving said it wasn't a stomach bug that caused him to miss most of the Cleveland Cavaliers' win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday. It was actually a bout with bed bugs from the night before. "Our team said I was out with flu-like symptoms," Irving said after the Cavs' 96-88..." February 23

  • Irving leaves game vs. Thunder with flu-like symptoms

    The Score "Kyrie Irving played nine minutes Sunday in the Cleveland Cavaliers' contest against the Oklahoma City Thunder, but departed in the second quarter and was later ruled out for the remainder of the contest due to flu-like symptoms. The Cavs found themselves significantly shorthanded in the..." February 21

  • Kehlani Confirms Relationship With Kyrie Irving, Says She Isn't In Love

    The Big Lead "Kehlani and Kyrie Irving made some headlines a few weeks ago when it popped up that they were dating. Irving later confirmed the relationship. The two have been very active on social media, and are clearly not shy about their feelings for one another. In an interview with ILY Magazine, the..." February 02