LeBron James' return to the Cleveland Cavaliers is as much about Kyrie Irving as himself. The ripple effects of James' free-agency mulligan span deep. This is James' shot at redemption. Kevin Love is now in town. The Cavaliers themselves...Show More Summary
Point guards Kyrie Irving and Goran Dragic have no chance of staying in front of each other on defense. That sounds like a lot of fun to us. Irving and […] The post Kyrie Irving and Goran Dragic Unleash Crossovers on Each Other (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
hicago Bulls star Derrick Rose has gotten back on his feet and is playing as a starter for Team USA, alternating with Kyrie Irving as point guard in their exhibition game against Slovenia this coming Saturday in Spain.
Kyrie Irving will get the start Tuesday night against Slovenia, as Team USA plays its final tuneup game before the FIBA Basketball World Cup kicks off this Saturday in Spain. […] The post Derrick Rose and Kyrie Irving May Alternate as Team USA Starters appeared first on SLAMonline.
For his first three years with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Kyrie Irving catered to no one. Immediately dubbed the city's next sports savior at age 19, Irving instead battled injuries, losses and a lack of leadership that clouded his remarkable...Show More Summary
A year after LeBron James’ departure to South Beach, the Cleveland Cavaliers lucked into Kyrie Irving, and continued their nose-dive into irrelevancy. Four years later, LeBron is back (and he’s […] The post Kyrie Irving Says He Never Had Any Help Before in Cleveland appeared first on SLAMonline.
Here’s ESPN.com with an update on Team USA, who play an exhibition game Tuesday: 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 [...]
Love joins LeBron James and Kyrie Irving to form a new power in the Eastern Conference, while the Wolves get a solid haul in return for their star and the 76ers get another first-round pick. With the 30 days up since No. 1 pick Andrew...Show More Summary
The biggest asset in building LeBron James' presence in Cleveland into a title-contending Cavaliers team might not be the playmaking of the King or Kyrie Irving. That honor might actually be the court vision of the final piece of the Big Three, Kevin Love, who is expected to become an official member of the Cavaliers on Aug. Show More Summary
The Minnesota Timberwolves secured the final piece they wanted in a blockbuster Kevin Love trade. The Wolves agreed weeks ago to send Love to Cleveland, where he will team up with LeBron James and Kyrie Irving to make the Cavaliers an instant favorite in the Eastern Conference.
Even with such a magical offseason for the Cleveland Cavaliers, some tough decisions still need to be made. First and foremost, who wins the starting shooting guard job? Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Kevin Love and Anderson Varejao have...Show More Summary
In the impending trade slated to send Kevin Love to join LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers, per Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, Anthony Bennett has become something of a superfluous pawn—no one knows who really...Show More Summary
Don’t hurt ‘em, Uncle Drew! Kyrie Irving shook Dominican Republic guard Juan Coronado with a right-to-left cross, before splashing home the jumper. The post Kyrie Irving With a Killer Crossover vs Dominican Republic (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Team USA didn't need Derrick Rose to steamroll on Wednesday night, as you could expect against the Dominican Republic.
Kyrie Irving made all five shots and scored 12 points starting in place of Derrick Rose, and the U.S. national basketball team beat the Dominican Republic 105-62 on Wednesday night in an exhibition game.
The Cleveland Cavaliers, boasting LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving as the NBA's newest Big Three, are going to be an extremely competitive team throughout the 2014-15 season. At various points during the campaign, they'll even...Show More Summary
Has Kyrie Irving been a leader during the early portion of his NBA career? Absolutely not, and he'll tell you that himself. "I haven't been a leader—not at all," the talented point guard explained while speaking with Shams Charania of...Show More Summary
Talent, not leadership skills, led to Kyrie Irving's selection as the first overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft. Fast-forward three years later, and the Cleveland Cavaliers floor general is still driving the same car that brought himShow More Summary
Through his first three seasons in Cleveland, Kyrie Irving has piled up plenty of accolades, but the All-Star point guard knows he has a long way to go. Irving hopes […] The post Kyrie Irving Admits He Hasn’t Been a Leader appeared first on SLAMonline.