We try to make sense of this stunning blockbuster in an emergency edition of the podcast. Listen to the podcast here! Kyrie Irving is on the Boston Celtics. Isaiah Thomas is on the Cleveland Cavaliers. The two best teams in the East just traded their stars for each other. The NBA never rests, and neither do we. Show More Summary
The NBA rumors came to a head on Tuesday when the Cleveland Cavaliers completed a mega trade sending Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics, and now there are rumblings that the Cavs may be making an even bigger move — convincing LeBronShow More Summary
Yesterday saw a mega-trade take place that sent shockwaves across the NBA community as the Cleveland Cavaliers finally dealt disgruntled superstar point guard Kyrie Irving to an unexpected foe. Irving was traded to the Boston Celtics...Show More Summary
Last night’s megatrade between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics was the biggest of the offseason. Matter of fact, it’s the first time in league history that two players have averaged at least 25 points per game and been traded for each other the following offseason. Show More Summary
BOSTON (AP) -- Newly acquired guard Kyrie Irving will wear No. 11 in Boston because the Celtics already have retired the numbers he wore in college and with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Before trading Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics in a blockbuster deal on Tuesday, the Cleveland Cavaliers actually reached out to the Golden State Warriors about swapping Irving for Klay Thompson. Golden State reportedly was interested in such a swap and declined the offer, just as they reportedly did when the Indiana Pacers approached them […]
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade will mostly likely be reunited in Cleveland this season. At least, that’s what LeBron James thinks. On Cleveland.com’s “Wind and Gold” podcast this week, Cavs beat reporter Joe Vardon said that, “as of right now, people close to James are fairly confident that, at some point this year, Dwyane Wade […]
The Kyrie Irving drama finally came to an end on Tuesday. The Cleveland Cavaliers officially traded the disgruntled point guard to the Boston Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic, and the Nets’ 2018 first round draft pick. The deal put an end to one of the most unlikely and surprising trade controversies in […]
You have got to be kidding me. On Tuesday, the sports world was in pure shock-mode after the Cleveland Cavaliers finally shipped off disgruntled point guard Kyrie Irving, just as he had requested over a month ago. The place? Boston. And for Isaiah Thomas, no less. For whatever reason, a couple of Boston Celtics fans decided […]
The Cavs won the Kyrie Irving/Isaiah Thomas swap. And it’s not close.
NBA players love their emojis The Kyrie Irving trade saga ended rather swiftly after a month of wondering. In late July, Irving made it clear to the Cavaliers that he wanted a trade out of Cleveland and out from under LeBron James’ shadow. Show More Summary
The Chicago Bulls are heading to a rebuild and Dwyane Wade might be on his way out of his hometown despite his decision to stay. Wade is a buyout candidate for the Bulls before or during the 2017-18 NBA season. The latest rumors suggest...Show More Summary
In a swap of All-Star point guards, the Cleveland Cavaliers have traded Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and a first-round draft pick in 2018 likely to be top five. The season opens on Oct. 18 with these teams playing each other on TNT.
Just when you thought the blockbusters were done, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics reignited the flame. On Tuesday, reports suggested that the Cavs and Celtics were progressing in a deal involving Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas. Within an hour of those initial reports, it was a done deal. Source: Kyrie Irving finally been informed trade […]
After weeks of trade talks involving Kyrie Irving following his trade demand, things appeared to have died down for a bit. But the action picked up once agin on Tuesday, as reports surfaced that the Cleveland Cavaliers were in advanced talks with the Boston Celtics in an effort to swap point guards. Sources: Boston, Cleveland nearing […]
Even after the blockbuster deal that sent Irving to the Boston Celtics and Thomas and more to the Cleveland Cavaliers, oddsmakers ruled it a wash.
Kyrie Irving’s delicate situation in Cleveland reached a firm resolution, and one few expected. He’s in Boston, and Isaiah Thomas is now in Cleveland thanks to a stunning trade by the Cavaliers and Celtics.
BOSTON, MA –The Boston Celtics announced today that they have acquired four-time All-Star and 2016 NBA Champion Kyrie Irving from the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for guard Isaiah Thomas, forward Jae Crowder, center Ante Zizic and the rights to the Brooklyn Nets' 2018 first round pick.
The Boston Celtics announced today that they have acquired four-time All-Star and 2016 NBA Champion Kyrie Irving from the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for guard Isaiah Thomas, forward Jae Crowder, center Ante Zizic and the rights to the Brooklyn Nets’ 2018 first round pick. “Kyrie is one of the best scorers in the NBA. He has [...]
In a trade that shakes up the Eastern Conference, the Cleveland Cavaliers dealt point guard Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics on Tuesday for a package including point guard Isaiah Thomas and a 2018 first-round draft pick. Irving had requested a trade last month, and with LeBron James also possibly leaving the team next year, […]