U.S. wins Basketball World Cup

Sep 15, 2014

U.S. wins Basketball World Cup

With golden confetti raining on their heads and “Party in the U.S.A” ringing in their ears, it must have been hard for the U.S. basketball players to hear anything. Doesn’t matter. They had stopped listening long ago. All the questions about their talent, the ...

Jul 11, 2014

Cavaliers give Irving $90 mil. extension

The Cavaliers didn’t wait. They announced Kyrie Irving’s contract extension the moment they were allowed. While the team, Cleveland’s fans and most of the NBA anxiously awaited a decision from LeBron James about where the free agent megastar will play next, Irving signed his ...

Cavaliers secure Irving, eye LeBron

Jul 2, 2014

Cavaliers secure Irving, eye LeBron

Sitting on a stage last week alongside No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins and new coach David Blatt, general manager David Griffin said he hoped this would be a monumental offseason for the Cavaliers. It’s already been quite a summer. And LeBron James ...

Irving nets first triple-double in win

Mar 1, 2014

Irving nets first triple-double in win

Kyrie Irving didn’t need any reminders he was closing in on his first career triple-double Friday night. He got plenty of help anyway. “I was trying to not think about it too much, but my teammates were hollering at me to get one more ...

Irving surges late to lift Cavs

Feb 27, 2014

Irving surges late to lift Cavs

Thunder coach Scott Brooks joked during pregame that he didn’t like what he saw from Kyrie Irving at the All-Star Game. Brooks coached the West and watched as Irving led the East to a comeback win on his way to earning MVP honors. Brooks ...

East claims rare All-Star Game win

Feb 17, 2014

East claims rare All-Star Game win

From the first play to the final minute, LeBron James and Kyrie Irving made it clear how the East felt about this All-Star Game. “We took this one personal a bit,” Irving said. Irving had 31 points and 14 assists and was voted the ...

Sick Irving sinks Bucks

Dec 21, 2013

Sick Irving sinks Bucks

Kyrie Irving pushed himself so hard he nearly vomited while sitting on the bench in the fourth quarter. A flu bug couldn’t stop him, and neither could the Bucks. Irving made four free throws in the final 21.5 seconds of overtime and finished with ...