Tagged: ‘Kyrie Irving’

Kyrie Irving Reportedly Asks Cavaliers To Trade Him
July 21st, 2017 at 4:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON (CBS) รข?? Just when you thought the NBA offseason was slowing down a bit, the soap opera rolls on in Cleveland. Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving has reportedly asked for a trade, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst. Irving reportedly made the request at a meeting with team officials last...

Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals illustrate how far away Celtics actually remain
June 1st, 2017 at 1:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** If you need a reminder of exactly how far away the Celtics are from winning a title, turn on the TV at 9 tonight. The case for signing Gordon Hayward, keeping every damn draft pick, and hoping that a nucleus of Markelle Fultz, Jaylen Brown, and perhaps Missouri high schooler Michael...

Kyrie Irving praises Celtics, Isaiah Thomas following Game 5 victory
May 26th, 2017 at 12:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kyrie Irving dominated the Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals. (David Richard/USA Today Sports) Despite all the talk about the dominance of LeBron James, who heads to his seventh consecutive NBA Finals next week, in many ways it was the play of Kyrie Irving that proved to be the...

LeBron James embraces ‘tough and determined’ Isaiah Thomas after Game 5: ‘I was happy to see him’
May 26th, 2017 at 2:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** LeBron James and Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas meet after game five of the Eastern conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at the TD Garden. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports) In the moments after becoming the NBA's all-time leading playoff scorer in a Game 5 rout of the Celtics and...

Kyrie Irving, LeBron James lead rout in elimination of Celtics, set up Finals rematch with Warriors
May 25th, 2017 at 11:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** Avery Bradley and the Celtics were overwhelmed by LeBron James and the Cavaliers in Game 5 of the Eastern finals Thursday at TD Garden. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports) There would be no magical comeback on this night. There would be no slow start from LeBron James or Kyrie...