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Kyrie Irving desires Brooklyn Nets to commerce him: Woj



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Brooklyn Nets warmth magnet and resident conspiracy theorist Kyrie Irving desires the crew to deal him elsewhere previous to the NBA commerce deadline or he’ll depart as a free agent, as reported by ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and The Athletic’s Shams Charania.

Irving, 30, had beforehand requested to be sign-and-traded forward of the season, based on Woj, citing sources. The guard is in the ultimate yr of his four-year $136+ million contract with Brooklyn.

Irving, the mercurial level guard who was No. 3 in our 2022 Fool of the Yr record, is presently averaging 27.1 factors per recreation for Brooklyn (31-20), who sits third within the Atlantic Division.

His teammate Kevin Durant requested the Nets commerce him again in June.

As I’m certain you bear in mind, in since-deleted messages on his social media, Irving promoted the ebook and documentary Hebrews to Negroes: Wake Up Black America, which pushes a number of lies concerning the Jewish folks and their mistreatment of individuals of shade. Nike subsequently suspended its relationship with Irving, who later declared he was “free.”

He didn’t apologize until after the Nets suspended him for eight video games and the Anti-Defamation League rejected his donation.

Irving can also be a identified flat earther, and anti-vaxxer, claiming his stance on the COVID-19 vaccine value him over $100 million.

“I gave up 4 years, 100-and-something million deciding to be unvaccinated and that was the choice,” Irving had mentioned at Nets media day in September. “[Get this] contract, get vaccinated or be unvaccinated and there’s a degree of uncertainty of your future, whether or not you’re going to be on this league, whether or not you’re going to be on this crew, so I needed to take care of that real-life circumstance of dropping my job for this resolution.”



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