Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving
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June 14, 2019 - 12:39 pm
There has been much speculation about the future of Kyrie Irving after his Boston Celtics failed to live up to lofty expectations and were ultimately eliminated in the second round of the playoffs. Irving, who is from New Jersey, has long been linked with a return to the New York area when he...
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Terry Rozier of the Boston Celtics dribbles against the Milwaukee Bucks' Eric Bledsoe during the 2019 NBA Playoffs.
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May 14, 2019 - 12:23 pm
( WEEI ) It took a little while for it to become clear the Boston Celtics would have a more challenging 2018-19 season than everyone initially expected. They were only able to overcome their in-house issues so much, losing to the Milwaukee Bucks in five games in the second round of the NBA playoffs...
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Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics fights for a loose ball with the Milwaukee Bucks' Brook Lopez during the second round of the 2019 NBA playoffs.
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May 09, 2019 - 7:31 am
( WEEI ) Twelve championship titles since 2001, and you can add another five from our championship college hockey friends at BC and BU within that same period of time. Not to mention 17 conference or league championships at the professional level to boot. Yes, over the last two decades we have...
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Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics looks on during a loss to the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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May 08, 2019 - 8:42 am
( WEEI ) The Boston Celtics can pay Kyrie Irving $80 million more than any other team this offseason. But they are far from the favorites to sign the mercurial point guard, according to the Vegas oddsmakers. The Las Vegas sports books released their odds this week for where the NBA's top free...
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Al Horford and Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics contest a shot by the Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo during Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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April 29, 2019 - 8:10 am
BOSTON ( WEEI ) -- As we sit here basking in the glow of the hottest team in basketball -- a classification I believe is fair considering the Boston Celtics' sweep of the Indiana Pacers and Sunday's blowout over the top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks on their home court -- it seems like a productive...
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Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics shoots over the Indiana Pacers' Bojan Bogdanovich in the first round of the NBA playoffs.
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April 23, 2019 - 1:03 pm
BOSTON ( WEEI ) -- In the doldrums of winter, we took scores of reactionary callers -- pardon the redundancy -- who proclaimed they would rather see Terry Rozier or Marcus Smart start at point guard for the Boston Celtics instead of Kyrie Irving. It's safe to say most of those folks probably feel...
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April 09, 2019 - 12:34 pm
BOSTON ( WEEI.com ) -- Kyrie Irving forced his way out of Cleveland because he says he was desperate to free himself from LeBron James' shadow. But two years later, the mercurial Boston Celtics guard might once again be interested in riding LeBron's coattails. Irving is expected to grant the Los...
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April 04, 2019 - 10:06 am
( CBS Sports Radio ) LeBron James hopes to recruit star players to the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, but there's just one problem: They might want to play for the Clippers instead. Indeed, the Clippers (47-32) -- without a bona fide superstar -- are the 6-seed in a crowded Western Conference. "...
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