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The Phoenix Suns have acquired Kevin Durant in a blockbuster deal, sending players and picks to the Brooklyn Nets for the former NBA MVP.

Brooklyn Nets own Kyrie Irving was accused earlier this month of being anti semitic after making a tweet of just posting a link. This led to Nike suspending their relationship with him last month, but now, it’s looking like it’s official and they have cut ties with Kyrie Irving completely. Now, I’m gonna say that […]

Following in the footsteps of Chris Brown's public declaration of support for Kyrie Irving's refusal to get vaccinated, boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr. took some time to write the 29-year-old Brooklyn Nets star a note and let him know he's got another famous face in his corner.

The Brooklyn Nets issued a statement on Tuesday (October 12) that they'll be sitting the All-Star guard until he complies with New York's citywide vaccination rules.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving is making sure WNBA players can sit out the season and not stress about a paycheck. The Brooklyn Nets star is committing $1.5 million to supplement the income of players who choose not to play this season, whether it be because of coronavirus concerns or social justice reasons. The […]

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DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Zion Williamson is leaving Duke after one high-flying season to enter the NBA draft. Widely projected as the top overall pick in the June draft, the AP national player of the year announced his decision Monday. The 6-foot-7, 285-pound Williamson captivated all of college basketball with his freakish, once-in-a-generation athleticism, his […]

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According to the Bleacher Report, a reunion between former Cleveland Cavaliers teammates Kyrie Irving and LeBron James could be on the horizon. With Irving set to hit free agency, he’s said to be “genuinely interested” in signing with the Lakers this coming summer. On Tuesday, Bleacher Report’s Ric Bucher published a column noted: “The Lakers may need to […]

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BOSTON (AP) — Kyrie Irving offered a simple message to science teachers Monday. “I’m sorry,” the Boston Celtics star said. And with that, Irving made clear that he regrets publicly saying that the Earth is flat. Speaking Monday at the Forbes Under 30 summit in Boston, the flat-Earth topic that Irving inserted himself into last […]

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Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving is one of several star athletes attending this semester’s “Crossover Into Business” course at Harvard Business School, si.com reports. Boston.com reported Irving is joined in the class by Denver Nuggets power forward Paul Millsap and former NFL tight end Martellus Bennett, among others. NBA forwards Chris Bosh and Caron Butler previously completed the program. As […]

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  FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) — Boston Celtics star Kyrie Irving has officially become a member of the Standing Rock Sioux. Irving and his older sister, Asia Irving, took part Thursday in a traditional Native American ceremony recognizing their tribal heritage and support for the tribe’s long battle against the Dakota Access oil pipeline. They […]