Kyrie Irving after he was injured during the second half of a Nets game against the Washington Wizards on Feb.ETNets guard Kyrie Irving will have an operation on his ailing right shoulder and miss the rest of the regular season, Sean Marks, the team’s general manager, told reporters on Thursday.
ON PRO BASKETBALLAfter a 26-game absence, and just a week after talking about having surgery, Irving was almost perfect.Kyrie Irving made his return to the Nets at home against the Atlanta Hawks, and it was almost as if he had never left.
Pro Basketball|Kyrie Irving Scores 50 Points in Nets’ Season-Opening LossTimberwolves 127, Nets 126, OTIrving, the All-Star guard who joined the Nets in the off-season, was brilliant, but the Timberwolves got the win.” rang out around Barclays Center during the Nets’ season opener on Wednesday night.
, as the Nets won their most meaningful duel yet with New York’s purportedly more glamorous basketball team — handily.They lured the fantasy partnership of Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving to Brooklyn because Durant and Irving concluded that no other team in the N.
free agency on Sunday by agreeing to terms with Kyrie Irving, a six-time All-Star point guard, on a four-year, $142 million contract.[After much speculation, Kevin Durant agreed to sign with the Nets.
With his team’s ragged season on life support, he appeared for his postgame news conference and said a bunch of curious stuff.”He was 7 of 22 from the field in Game 4, which is not very good.
Playoffs: Kyrie Irving Powers Celtics to 2-0 Series Lead Over PacersImageBoston’s Kyrie Irving led all scorers with 37 points in the Celtics’ win over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday.Cooper/USA Today Sports, via ReutersKyrie Irving scored 37 points and the Boston Celtics rallied late in the fourth quarter to beat the Indiana Pacers by 99-91 on Wednesday night.