Kyrie Irving, born on March 23, 1992) is located in Melbourne, Australia. He was selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the first pick in the first round of the 2011 NBA Draft and officially became a professional basketball player. He is currently playing for the Brooklyn Nets. Playing point guard.
Location: G (No. 11)
Height: 1.88 meters / 6 feet 2
Weight: 88 kg/195 lbs
Team: Brooklyn Nets
School: Duke University
Draft: 1st pick in the 1st round in 2011
Salary this season: $34.91 million
After being selected by the Cavaliers in June 2011, he officially started his NBA career. Irving is a very talented player, especially in terms of ball control. He can change directions without slowing down, and his dribbling ability is quite skilled. It can be said that he is one of the most entertaining NBA players. In 2014, Irving was named the All-Star Game MVP with 31 points and 14 assists.
In the 2015-16 season, Irving and James once again led the Cavaliers to the championship game and successfully avenged the Warriors. The Cavaliers won the first championship in team history. Especially at the last moment, Owen hit a three-pointer with a horizontal step, which established the victory of the game, which is vividly remembered. This is the star’s big heart ability.
Irving is very competitive. After winning the championship, he still wants to challenge himself, find a team that belongs to him and lead the team to achieve results. In 2017, transferred to the Boston Celtics. In July 2019, Irving officially signed a four-year 141 million contract with the Brooklyn Nets. In the 2020-21 season, Irving officially returned. On October 12, 2021, Nets general manager Sean Marks announced that due to New York City’s COVID-19 vaccine regulations, Irving would be ineligible to play or practice with the team until Irving is vaccinated.