Kyrie Irving

Showing of 1 - 20 from 186 results
Kyrie Irving - Total results - 186
NBA: Kyrie Irving to miss Brooklyn Nets' three-match road trip to deal with family matter
Sports

NBA: Kyrie Irving to miss Brooklyn Nets' three-match road trip to deal with family matter

The Nets said Monday that Irving would not accompany the team for games Tuesday at Portland, Wednesday at Utah or Friday at Detroit.

NBA: Jazz back in tune with victory over Raptors; Magic shock Nets despite Kyrie Irving's 43 points
Sports

NBA: Jazz back in tune with victory over Raptors; Magic shock Nets despite Kyrie Irving's 43 points

In a fourth quarter that featured eight lead changes, Donovan made the difference for the Jazz, scoring eight straight points in the final minute and a half.

NBA: Triple-doubles for Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden fuel Bucks, Nets
Sports

NBA: Triple-doubles for Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden fuel Bucks, Nets

Antetokounmpo's triple-double was his second straight and his sixth of the season. He was just one of eight Bucks players to score in double figures as Milwaukee won their third straight game

NBA: For Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James a few days' break comes at the right time
Sports

NBA: For Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James a few days' break comes at the right time

Since the NBA’s restart bubble that saved last season opened last July, no player has logged more minutes, scored more points, handed out more assists, made more shots, taken more shots or finished off more fast breaks than LeBron James.

NBA: Brooklyn Nets snap up Blake Griffin to bulk up super-team of Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving
Sports

NBA: Brooklyn Nets snap up Blake Griffin to bulk up super-team of Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving

The arrival of the 6ft 9in six-time All-Star Griffin gives Nets coach Steve Nash another option to complement playmakers James Harden, Kyrie Irving and forward Kevin Durant.

NBA All-Star Game 2021: As Team LeBron takes on Team Durant, all you need to know
Sports

NBA All-Star Game 2021: As Team LeBron takes on Team Durant, all you need to know

In a few hours from now, at Atlanta’s State Farm Arena the heavily-stacked Team LeBron will tip off against the equally fearsome Team Durant. Here’s all you need to know about the 2021 NBA All-Star Game:

NBA: Commissioner Adam Silver says no plans to incorporate late Kobe Bryant into league’s logo yet
Sports

NBA: Commissioner Adam Silver says no plans to incorporate late Kobe Bryant into league’s logo yet

A change.org petition urging the league to "immortalise (Bryant) forever as the new NBA logo" has garnered more than 3 million signatures since Bryant died in a helicopter crash in January of 2020.

NBA: LeBron James opts for Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kevin Durant takes Kyrie Irving as first picks for All-Star Game
Sports

NBA: LeBron James opts for Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kevin Durant takes Kyrie Irving as first picks for All-Star Game

This is the fourth year of the NBA's playing captain format for the All-Star Game. James is 3-0, beating teams captained by Curry in 2018 and Antetokounmpo in the last two seasons.

NBA: Nets stretch winning streak to eight; Joel Embiid wins duel against Luka Doncic as 76ers beat Mavs
Sports

NBA: Nets stretch winning streak to eight; Joel Embiid wins duel against Luka Doncic as 76ers beat Mavs

Brooklyn are on their longest winning streak since 2006 and won their sixth straight contest without Kevin Durant with a strained left hamstring.

NBA All-Star Game: Voting numbers show the league's players are a tough crowd
Sports

NBA All-Star Game: Voting numbers show the league's players are a tough crowd

NBA players are apparently not easily impressed — even by other NBA players.

NBA: James Harden, Joe Harris star as Nets rout Lakers; Raptors hand Bucks fifth consecutive loss
Sports

NBA: James Harden, Joe Harris star as Nets rout Lakers; Raptors hand Bucks fifth consecutive loss

Kyrie Irving had 16 points and seven rebounds as Brooklyn easily won this matchup of NBA title contenders and improved to 4-0 on a five-game West Coast trip with Kevin Durant missing his third straight game with a strained left hamstring.

Isaiah Thomas hopes NBA is watching after getting USA Basketball call-up for FIBA AmeriCup qualifying games
Sports

Isaiah Thomas hopes NBA is watching after getting USA Basketball call-up for FIBA AmeriCup qualifying games

Isaiah Thomas last played on 2 February, 2020, for Washington. He was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers three days later, then waived, and hasn’t appeared in an NBA game since.

NBA: Collin Sexton carries Cavaliers to second straight win over Nets; Celtics lose to Sixers again
Sports

NBA: Collin Sexton carries Cavaliers to second straight win over Nets; Celtics lose to Sixers again

Cleveland will try to snap an eight-game losing streak to Boston when they face the Celtics in their next game on Sunday.

NBA: Kyrie Irving returns to Nets saying he 'just needed a pause' from the sport
Sports

NBA: Kyrie Irving returns to Nets saying he 'just needed a pause' from the sport

Irving practiced with the Nets on Tuesday and coach Steve Nash said he expect him to play when Brooklyn visits Cleveland on Wednesday.

NBA: James Harden ready for 'unselfish' Nets role, confident of working with Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant
Sports

NBA: James Harden ready for 'unselfish' Nets role, confident of working with Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant

Several commentators and former players including Shaquille O'Neal and Charles Barkley, have questioned whether Harden will be able to work harmoniously with Durant and Irving.

NBA: Nets' Kyrie Irving fined $50,000 for health, safety violations, salary docked for missing games
Sports

NBA: Nets' Kyrie Irving fined $50,000 for health, safety violations, salary docked for missing games

Irving has missed the last five games while away from the Nets for personal reasons. He was seen in a video on social media during his absence at an indoor family party while not wearing a mask.

NBA: Superstars will sacrifice to make James Harden trade work, believes Nets GM Sean Marks
Sports

NBA: Superstars will sacrifice to make James Harden trade work, believes Nets GM Sean Marks

Harden was due to arrive in Brooklyn on Thursday and Marks believed he could be cleared to play once all the players in the deal had passed their physicals.

NBA: James Harden headed to Brooklyn Nets in blockbuster 4-team deal
Sports

NBA: James Harden headed to Brooklyn Nets in blockbuster 4-team deal

It was obvious the end was nearing Wednesday, when the Rockets told Harden they didn't want him at practice after his inflammatory comments about the team.

Year in Review 2020: Firstpost’s sports writers pick their favourite sporting moment of 2020, what they hope for 2021
Sports

Year in Review 2020: Firstpost’s sports writers pick their favourite sporting moment of 2020, what they hope for 2021

Firstpost's sports writers weighed in with their favourite sporting moment of 2020, and what they're looking forward to in 2021:

NBA: Kyrie Irving, Duncan Robinson spark routs with record 3-point shows, LeBron James becomes No. 2 Christmas scorer
Sports

NBA: Kyrie Irving, Duncan Robinson spark routs with record 3-point shows, LeBron James becomes No. 2 Christmas scorer

Irving scored 37 points, hitting 7-of-10 3-point attempts in his return to Boston, as the Nets ripped his former Celtics teammates 123-95.