Tag Archives: Kyrie Irving

Final Whistle:Black Stars leadership void, Irving’s Celtics streaking


Fading Generals The Russia 2018 World Cup Qualifiers have officially ended,which means that the timing could not be better for Kwesi Appiah to embark on the rebuilding process he promised when he accepted the job.Indeed the process has already been set in motion with a number of promising youngsters including the likes of Thomas Agyepong and Ebenezer Ofori having been ...

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Cavs Trade Kyrie Irving To Celtics For Package Including Isaiah Thomas


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. “Kyrie is one of the best scorers in the NBA. He has proven ...

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Cavaliers find their feet and beat Celtics in Game 4


After a head-scratching home loss on Sunday night and a sloppy, sluggish first half on Tuesday, the Cavaliers flipped that proverbial switch after intermission – shooting 71 percent from the floor in the second stanza and blowing past the Celtics, 112-99, to take Game 4 at The Q. The Wine and Gold now stand one win away from a third ...

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Kyrie Irving Accepts Team USA Invite, Completes Roster


Fresh off an impressive Game 7 performance in the NBA Finals, Cavs point guard Kyrie Irving has accepted an invite to play for Team USA at the 2016 Olympics this summer. Irving Irving’s commitment comes after his teammates LeBron James and Kevin Love declined the invite to travel to South America for the tournament. Sources told ESPN that Irving, after ...

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Irving, Barnes to complete US Olympic basketball team

during practice before the 2016 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 1, 2016 in Oakland, California. The Warriors will take on the Cavaliers on June 2, 2016. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving and Golden State forward Harrison Barnes have agreed to play for the United States at the Rio Olympics, completing the American roster, ESPN reported on Saturday. Citing unidentified sources, the US-based sport’s network’s website said Irving, who helped the Cavaliers win their first NBA crown last weekend, and Barnes, whose Warriors were on the losing ...

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NBA Finals: LeBron James, Kyrie Irving each score 41 as Cavs force Game 6


Booed every time he touched the ball, LeBron James cut through Golden State’s defense and made layups look easy. Dunks and 3-pointers, so smooth, too. And Kyrie Irving also completely had his way with the Warriors. King James and Irving thoroughly overpowered the defending champions from every spot on the floor, and the Cavaliers are still alive to chase that ...

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