"I felt good. It was a freak play. It wasn't the minutes like everyone was speculating. ... I don't have any regrets." Kyrie Irving on knee
Akron Beacon Journal "Kyrie Irving conceded he doesn’t watch much television these days. And whenever he walks down the street, whether it be Cleveland or San Francisco, the only question he receives is about his knee. Unfortunately for him and the Cavaliers, the answer isn’t what they had hoped by now. Irving’s..." June 04
There is growing optimism that Cavs guard Kyrie Irving (knee) will play tonight after missing past two East Finals games, sources told Y!
Pro Basketball Talk "Kyrie Irving has missed the last two games for the Cavaliers while dealing with a knee injury. Cleveland won both of them anyway, with Game 3 requiring an especially transcendent performance from LeBron James in order to get the job done. The Cavaliers are holding what should be an..." May 26
David Blatt: Kyrie Irving will warm up before decision is made regarding Game 4 status.
Kyrie Irving is out on the practice court, wearing a soft sleeve on his left knee.
SB Nation "Kyrie Irving will miss Game 2 of the Eastern conference finals, reports Marc J. Spears of Yahoo! Sports. According to Spears, Irving is questionable to play in Game 3 on Sunday. Irving has been battling knee tendinitis for a while but has tried to play through it. He has seen his minutes..." May 23
Cavs announce Kyrie Irving is skipping shootaround to get tests on left knee. He's questionable for Game 2 tonight.
ESPN "The Cleveland Cavaliers may be without star guard Kyrie Irving for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals Friday night as he continues to deal with a left knee issue. Coach David Blatt says Irving didn't attend the morning shootaround in order to meet with the team's head physician, Dr...." May 22
Real GM Basketball "Kyrie Irving is battling an injured foot and knee, severely limiting his effectiveness. "I just don't have it right now," said Irving." May 22
NBA.com "The NBA announced today that Pelicans forward Anthony Davis has been named to the 2014-15 All-NBA First Team. The distinction is the first in Davis’ three years in the NBA. Davis, 6-10, 220, led the NBA in Player Impact Estimate (PIE), which measures a player's overall statistical contribution..." May 21
According to Lisa Salters, Kyrie Irving is now DOUBTFUL to return vs. Chicago with a left knee injury #NBAPlayoffs
Akron Beacon Journal "When he was a rookie teenager, Kyrie Irving used to watch the elaborate stretching and icing a veteran like Antawn Jamison did before and after games and Irving would chuckle. Now only 23, Irving has joined the club. Irving said he felt good again when he woke up this morning and will be ready..." May 14
The News-Herald "The Cavaliers weren’t sure which player was going to show up for Game 5. Was it going to be the Kyrie Irving who was limping up and down the court and had no lift on his shot, or was it going to be the dynamic three-time All-Star? They found out on his first fastbreak. He took it directly..." May 14
ESPN "Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving, already suffering from a strained right foot, underwent an MRI on Monday morning that revealed tendinitis in his left knee, according to the team. Irving said his left leg started to bother him as he overcompensated for his sore right foot, an..." May 12
Fear The Sword "Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving had MRI after this morning and it reveled that Irving is suffering from tendinitis in his left knee on a top of a right foot strain. Irving will, however, still play in Tuesday's Game 5 vs. the Chicago Bulls. Irving has been noticeably slower and..." May 11
SB Nation "An MRI has revealed that Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving has a right foot strain and tendinitis in his left knee, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst. Nevertheless, Irving is not expected to miss any time, even though he admitted he's having a lot of trouble "running around." "I..." May 11
Blatt said Kyrie will play, LeBron will rest
CBS Sports "Kyrie Irving and LeBron James spoke with Cleveland.com about their relationship as teammates and its evolution this season, and it's a really entertaining and insightful read. It balances the line that so often creates polarization on both sides. When there were rumors of discord this season, with..." April 03
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Eons ago in this NBA season and in a place far, far away from Cleveland (it was Utah), Kyrie Irving poured in 34 points. That night, on Nov. 5, the Cavaliers fell to the Jazz 102-100 on Gordon Hayward's buzzer beater. LeBron James scored 31 and added four assists, but lost Hayward when he..." March 31
New York Post "An All-Star Game MVP trophy sits on his mantle or nightstand or wherever the heck NBA players plop such items. He has the two highest individual scoring games in the NBA this season, 57 and 55 points. But Kyrie Irving gets pumped about one thing. “Winning,” the Cavaliers point guard said..." March 27
Cleveland Plain Dealer "During the 2013-14 season, Kyrie Irving's third year in the league, the then 21-year-old was averaging 20.8 points, 3.6 rebounds and 6.1 assists. For a while, the young Cavaliers were fighting for a playoff berth until their talent and chemistry caught up to them. On the surface, Irving had an..." March 16
Kyrie Irving will play tonight as Cavs face Celtics. Kevin Love is game-time decision due to illness.
Akron Beacon Journal "Kyrie Irving missed his second game Sunday with a strained left shoulder, but is expected to return Tuesday when the Cavaliers host the Boston Celtics. Irving was initially expected to return for Sunday’s 105-103 overtime loss to the Houston Rockets, but never made the trip after he was..." March 02
Pro Basketball Talk "The NBA has released its third batch of All-Star voting results: Eastern Conference Frontcourt 1. LeBron James (Cle) 971,299 2. Pau Gasol (Chi) 527,582 3. Carmelo Anthony (NY) 456,186 4. Chris Bosh (Mia) 354,609 5. Kevin Love (Cle) 260,269 6. Marcin Gortat (Was)..." January 08
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Point guard Kyrie Irving will return to the Cavaliers' starting lineup against the Houston Rockets after missing Monday's devastating loss to the Philadelphia 76ers with a sore lower back. On Jan. 2 at Charlotte is where Irving first felt his back stiffen up. Later in the game he fell on his..." January 07
Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Cleveland Cavaliers are in the midst of a tough stretch to finish the calendar year. After Wednesday's loss against the Milwaukee Bucks, 96-80, the Cavs have lost three straight and four of the last five. Rumors, injuries, bickering and inconsistent play have highlighted the first portion of..." January 02
As expected, Kyrie Irving confirmed he'll play tonight vs. ATL
Kyrie Irving putting weight on left knee as he leaves court. Horrible looking landing after contesting Westbrook jumper.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "The celebratory handshake by the Cavaliers' Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving after Monday's 118-111 win over the New Orleans Pelicans has received plenty of attention. At the conclusion of their choreographed handshake, each placed his right hand near the corner of his mouth with his thumb and index..." November 12
ESPN "LeBron James and Kyrie Irving exchanged words in the Cleveland Cavaliers' locker room following the team's 19-point loss to the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night, and it led to Irving leaving quickly without speaking to the media, multiple sources told ESPN.com. The discussion was seen as..." November 07
Sporting News "Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving has faced injury issues at almost every turn during his NBA career, and he appears to be dealing with another problem in advance of the 2014-15 season. In Rio for preseason basketball against the Miami Heat, Irving was spotted in a walking boot to support..." October 08
Covers.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers are going to have a brand new look this season, and hometown boy LeBron James is pretty excited about the makeup of the team - especially at the point guard position. Kyrie Irving, the Cavs' No. 1 overall selection in the 2011 NBA Draft, has blossomed into an NBA..." September 18
CBS Sports "Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving took a nasty fall in Team USA's 95-71 win over Ukraine in FIBA World Cup group play Thursday and had to be helped back to the locker room. Irving took quite a while to get up and was eventually helped back to the locker room. We'll keep you updated on his..." September 04
ESPN "Kyrie Irving will start opposite Goran Dragic at point guard Tuesday night when Team USA plays Slovenia in its final tuneup game leading into the FIBA World Cup. But Team USA coach Mike Krzyzewski, in tabbing Irving as his starter against the Dragic-led Slovenians, told ESPN.com that one..." August 25
Real GM Basketball "Everywhere now, people probe into Kyrie Irving and his intentions as a leader. They tell him he’s been a leader on the Cleveland Cavaliers, that now is his time in the sport, and these people keep speeding the clock on his maturity beyond reality. Cleveland lucked into Irving in 2011, a franchise..." August 19
Pro Basketball Talk "We don’t yet know what type of contract LeBron James will sign with the Cavaliers. Will it be a two-year deal with a player option, a three-year deal with a player option or a four-year deal with a player option? Those are the possibilities. Barring an unlikely extension, LeBron will hit..." July 12
SB Nation "Despite much noise to the contrary, Kyrie Irving and the Cavaliers agreed to the five-year maximum extension on the first day of free agency. After much speculation, Kyrie Irving has indeed agreed to sign a five-year maximum extension to stay with the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to owner Dan..." July 01
CBS Sports "Members of the Cleveland Cavaliers front office are flying to New Jersey on Monday in order to meet star point guard Kyrie Irving and offer him a maximum contract extension as soon as the team is allowed to, according to ESPN's Chris Broussard. It was reported weeks ago that the Cavs would try..." June 30
Contrary 2 report, reason Cavs won't offer Kyrie max extension: because they know he wouldn't accept & don't want 2 look bad#goinggoinggone
Pro Basketball Talk "Kyrie Irving is the Cavaliers’ only All-Star since LeBron James, the unquestioned franchise player. Irving can also become an unrestricted free agent as soon as 2016 (though it’s much more likely delayed until 2020) and has reportedly expressed a desire to leave Cleveland. Even though Irving..." May 13
Cleveland Plain Dealer "After the final buzzer sounded, after Kyrie Irving stuck around to hand out not just one pair of shoes, but several, at Fan Appreciation Night, the Cavaliers point guard at long last addressed the fact that he can sign a contract extension this summer. And he came the closest he has to..." April 17
The News-Herald "It might be time for TMZ to swoop in. Better yet, it might make for a new reality series. The Cavaliers are on the verge of being eliminated from the Eastern Conference playoff race. One more Atlanta victory in its last six games will end the Cavs’ run. Yet the Cavs were more intent on showing..." April 08
Sick to my stomach with all these rumors and accusations. Can I play without media guessing at my life and putting B.S out for headlines.
Mike says Kyrie is a go with Dion starting too
#Cavs Kyrie Irving (strained left biceps) cleared to resume practice
#Cavs' Kyrie Irving will have his strained biceps evaluated today, but no conclusion is expected. Irving said he's hopeful of playing Tues.
Kyrie Irving was taking a bunch of 3-pointers after #Cavs shootaround today in NYC. Scheduled for re-evaluation Mon, but he's looking good.
#Cavs say Kyrie Irving has strained tendon in his biceps. Will be shut down for two weeks and re-evaluated
Cleveland Plain Dealer "It's possible the Cavaliers lost Kyrie Irving for the season in Sunday's 102-80 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday night at Staples Center. Irving, the Cavs All-Star point guard, left the game with a left biceps injury late in the first quarter, and he left the arena with his left arm..." March 17