Kyrie Irving RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kyrie Irving unconcerned by Cavs' slump: 'Every journey is different'

    ESPN "It was months before LeBron James made the chase-down block he’d later call the “defining play” of his career. And well before Kyrie Irving hit the 3-pointer over Steph Curry that would be dubbed the biggest shot in NBA history by the Wall Street Journal. And even prior to the Cleveland Cavaliers..." March 25

  • Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving downplays sore left knee: 'As of right now I'm fine'

    CBS Sports "Kyrie Irving sat for the entire fourth quarter of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 91-83 victory over the Utah Jazz on Thursday because of a sore left knee, but the guard said after the game it wasn’t a big deal. Irving told reporters, via cleveland.com, that his knee had been sore for 48 hours and..." March 18

  • Injuries to Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert 'nothing serious' according to Tyronn Lue

    ESPN "On the same night the Cavaliers welcomed Kevin Love back to the lineup, the snakebit club had to finish its 91-83 win over the Utah Jazz on Thursday with two new injuries to its starting backcourt. Kyrie Irving sat the entire fourth quarter with tightness in his left knee. Iman Shumpert left..." March 17

  • Kyrie Irving going to visit his 'masseuse,' Cavaliers may need witch doctor with all these injuries

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Kyrie Irving said he's going to see his "masseuse" because of his sore left knee. Iman Shumpert will probably stick to doctors and trainers for his sprained left shoulder. At any rate, the Cavs are feeling fortunate the injuries sustained by their two starting guards in a 91-83 win over the..." March 17

  • Cavs' Kyrie Irving says an ex-Cavs player visited him in a dream to say goodbye

    CBS Sports "Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving returned to the “Road Trippin’” podcast with Richard Jefferson, Channing Frye and Allie Clifton, the show where he told the world he belived the world is a flat . If you’re hoping that things got weird again, then rejoice: This time, Irving said his friend..." March 15

  • How Kyrie Irving became the best dribbler in the NBA

    The Undefeated "Pay attention to the crowd and the Cleveland Cavaliers’ bench when Kyrie Irving is about to dribble. Irving’s bag of tricks includes quick crossovers, hesitation moves and hard dribbles that can lead to step-back or step-side jumpers. There is also his trademark baseline dribble to an athletic..." March 06

  • LeBron James defends Kyrie Irving: ‘If he decides the Earth is flat, that’s ok’

    Sportsnaut "Kyrie Irving caused quite the stir when he asserted the Earth is actually flat, not round as everyone knows to be the truth, during All-Star week. Whether he actually believes it or not remains to be seen, as NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he was just “trying to be provocative.” Either..." February 19

  • Draymond Green sides with Kyrie Irving’s ‘earth is flat’ stance

    San Jose Mercury News "Warriors forward Draymond Green and Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving have something in common besides their championship rings and Nike endorsements. “Ky got me thinking about that, though,” Green said on his Dray Day podcast for Uninterrupted, co-hosted by yours truly. “I’m rocking with Ky. … How..." February 19

  • Adam Silver has fun with Kyrie Irving's flat-earth comments at All-Star press conference

    NBA.com "In a sign of how well things are going these days for the NBA, one of the big subplots to 2017 All-Star Weekend dealt with the purported view by one of the players here that the Earth is flat. It also set up the best line so far through Saturday night’s events, courtesy of commissioner Adam..." February 19

  • Jimmy Butler on who he would play with if he had the choice: Kyrie Irving

    Pro Basketball Talk "Jimmy Butler has played with some pretty solid players in the NBA, but when the Chicago Bulls star was asked on Friday who he would pick to play with if he had the choice, with no other considerations attached, he went for one dude: Cleveland Cavaliers PG Kyrie Irving. Now don’t get too rattled..." February 18

  • Kyrie Irving says the Earth is undeniably flat: 'This is not even a conspiracy theory'

    SI "Let’s get this out of the way right off the bat: the Earth is not flat. Most people know this, but the internet has given rise to a growing group of meme-happy people who believe Earth is flat and surrounded by walls of ice, and that NASA has been fabricating evidence to the contrary. That’s..." February 18

  • Pepsi, Cavs star Kyrie Irving collaborating on Uncle Drew film

    ESPN "Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving will star in a movie that will turn his Pepsi commercial character, Uncle Drew, into a full-length feature film, a company official confirmed Thursday. "Pepsi and Kyrie Irving are looking forward to expanding the Uncle Drew universe," Lou Arbetter, who is..." February 16

  • Kyrie Irving Paying Tuition of Student From His Former HS Dealing With Serious Medical Condition

    Black Sports Online "Kyrie Irving is quickly becoming a philanthropists off the court. Irving starred at St. Patrick’s High School in New Jersey, so when he was informed of 12-year-old Spencer Joyner and his medical struggles, Kyrie decided to lend a helping hand. Joyner is struggling with a condition called..." January 14

  • Kyrie Irving offers to pay Richard Jefferson's fine for taunting tech

    ESPN "Cavaliers veteran swingman Richard Jefferson was assessed a technical foul for taunting after he smiled and winked -- yes, winked -- at the Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant in the fourth quarter of Cleveland's 109-108 come-from-behind victory on Christmas Day. "I was a little bit surprised..." December 26

  • Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving get special instant trading cards to commemorate performances

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving turned in a pair of signature performances last week, and Cavaliers fans will not have to wait for special trading cards to capture the moments. The cards are already available online. Trading card company Panini America has released special collectibles on..." November 29

  • Kyrie for MVP? LeBron says, 'Why not?'

    Akron Beacon Journal "In a year when the Most Valuable Player race appears wide open, LeBron James sees no reason why a new candidate can’t emerge: His own teammate. While James is a trendy pick to win his fifth MVP award, James said he believes Kyrie Irving is ready to enter the conversation. “Why not?” asked..." November 01

  • Kyrie Irving giving his championship ring to his father

    Larry Brown Sports "One of Kyrie Irving’s greatest life accomplishments was winning the NBA title in June. And the young Cavaliers point guard will be giving the symbol of that great accomplishment to his father. Irving told reporters on Saturday that he is giving his championship ring to his dad. The Cavaliers..." October 22

  • Kyrie Irving: Uncle Drew coming back in 'big' way

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Uncle Drew is coming back one more time. Kyrie Irving's alter ego, a crotchety, old, playground hoops legend named "Uncle Drew" who's been the main character of a series of Pepsi commercials, will appear in one final chapter over the coming months or years, Irving hinted Thursday. "I..." October 14