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2 Kyrie Irving PG
Height/Weight: 6-3/193 | Birthdate: 3/23/1992 | Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia | Team: Cleveland Cavaliers | College: Duke | NBA Experience: 3 | Owned/Started%: 100/88 | Average Draft Position: 18.01
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Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving ruled out on Sunday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(2/28/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Rockets, according to ESPN. 

Irving is dealing with a left shoulder strain. He missed Friday's game due to the injury. Coach David Blatt has expressed confidence that Irving could return on Sunday, but he'll need more time to recover. Irving is averaging 21.7 points and 5.2 assists per game. 


Blatt: Kyrie Irving could return to Cavaliers on Sunday


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(2/27/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving is missing Friday night's game, after an MRI revealed a shoulder strain. 

Prior to Friday's game, Cavs coach David Blatt told the media that Irving's MRI was clear enough that the team was holding out the possiblity of a return for Sunday's game at the Rockets. 


Cavs' Kyrie Irving dealing with shoulder strain, out for Friday's game


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(2/27/2015) Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving suffered a left shoulder strain in Thursday's game and will not play in Friday's game because of it, an MRI revealed. 

Irving, who is averaging 21.7 points and 5.2 assists per game, will be re-evaluated before Sunday's game against the Rockets.

The Cavaliers are currently 6-point favorites against the Pacers.


Cavs' Kyrie Irving (shoulder) set for MRI, doubtful to play Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/27/2015) Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will not travel with the team Thursday, and he's scheduled for an MRI on his injured shoulder Friday, the team announced.

Irving is considered doubtful to play Friday against the Pacers on the road. However, it's possible he joins the team in Indianapolis after the team learns the results of his test. Irving suffered the injury Thursday but was able to return to the game, playing a team-high 38 minutes and scoring 24 points.

The Cavaliers are 4 1/2-point favorites Friday.


Cavaliers PG Kyrie Irving scores 24 vs. Warriors


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/26/2015) Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving scored 24 points on 6 of 17 shooting, incluidng 2 of 8 shooting from behind the arc, in his team's 110-99 win over the Warriors Thursday.

Irving also dealt with a shoulder issue in the game but was able to quickly return, playing a team-high 38 minutes in the win. However, he said after the game that the shoulder was a little sore, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

He also chipped in three rebounds, two steals and one assist Thursday. The Cavaliers will square off with the Pacers Friday.


Cavaliers PG Kyrie Irving scores 17 vs. Bulls Thursday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/12/2015) Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving scored 17 points on 6 of 18 shooting, including 1 of 3 shooting from behind the arc, in his team's 113-98 loss to the Bulls Thursday.

Irving, who is slated to participate in the NBA Three-Point Contest during All-Star Weekend, cooled off from downtown in Thursday's loss after hitting eight of his 13 attempts in his previous two games combined. He also tallied seven assists, six rebounds, one steal and one block in 38 minutes in the loss. The Cavaliers enter the All-Star break in fifth place in the East.


Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving posts a double-double on Sunday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(2/8/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving posted a double-double on Sunday against the Lakers.

Irving shot 10-14 from the field, including 5-8 from beyond the arc. He sunk three of his four free throws, finishing with 28 points. Irving made sure to involve his teammates, dishing out 10 assists. He also pulled down four rebounds and picking up one steal. 


Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving scores 29 in loss to Pacers


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(2/6/2015) Cavaliers G Kyrie Irving scored 29 points against the Pacers on Friday, but a late comeback led the Pacers to a 103-99 win in Indianapolis. 

Irving shot 13-for-26 from the field and 3-of-9 from 3-point range. He added five assists and four rebounds. 

The Cavaliers play next Sunday against the Lakers


NBA announces contestants for AS three-point competition


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/5/2015) On Thursday, the NBA announced the participants in the three-point contest to be held during All-Star Weekend.

The players scheduled to compete in the event are Warriors guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, Rockets guard James Harden, Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, Hawks guard Kyle Korver, Clippers guard J.J. Redick, Spurs guard Marco Belinelli and Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews.

The competition will take place Feb. 14 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.


Cavs' LeBron James, Kyrie Irving credit 'new' roster for recent success


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/3/2015) Following a 97-84 victory over Philadelphia, Cavaliers forward LeBron James and point guard Kyrie Irving credited the team's "new" roster for their recent success, according the Plain Dealer

"Offensively we move the ball and share the ball," James said. "Everyone feels in rhythm. Throughout the whole game. It showed to night with Delly. Delly hasn't gotten many shots, but the fact that we moved the ball all night, guys like that feel in rhythm. When he caught them he let them go."

The team's ball movement gave Matthew Dellavedova plenty of opportunities Monday night. He finished with 12 points on 4 of 7 shooting from the field, including 3 of 4 from downtown.

The Cavs recently acquired guards Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith in early January. A few days later, they made a trade for center Timofey Mozgov. As a result, Cleveland is in the midst of an 11-game winning streak.

"We were just going through a rough time, but we knew people would be in trouble once we got healthy," said Irving.


Report: Kyrie Irving participating in Three-Point Contest


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(2/3/2015) Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving will take part in the NBA's annual Three-Point Contest, according to a report from The Cleveland Plain Dealer during All-Star Weekend.

The contest will take place on Feb. 14 in New York. The NBA has yet to announce the event's particiapants.

Irving has shot well from behind the arc this season, making 97 threes for a 41 percent clip. He's averaging 21.7 points, 3.2 rebounds and 5.7 assists per game.

Irving will also participate in the 2015 NBA All-Star Game for the Eastern Conference on Feb. 15, marking his third time competing in the showcase. Other reported contestants for the Three-Point Contest include Warriors guard Stephen Curry, Warriors guard Klay Thompson, Hawks guard Kyle Korver, Clippers guard J.J. Redick and Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews.


NBA All-Star reserves selected


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1/29/2015) The reserves for both the Eastern Conference and Western Conference All-Star squads were announced Thursday.

In the East, Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, Bulls guard Jimmy Butler, Heat guard Dwyane Wade, Hawks guard Jeff Teague, Hawks forward Paul Millsap, Heat forward Chris Bosh and Hawks center Al Horford were selected to the All-Star team.

In the West, Rockets guard James Harden, Warriors guard Klay Thompson, Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, Clippers guard Chris Paul, Thunder forward Kevin Durant, Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge and Spurs forward Tim Duncan were named All-Star reserves.

The 2015 NBA All-Star Game will be played in New York City's Madison Square Garden on Feb. 15.


Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving goes for career-high 55 points


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(1/28/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving exploded for a career-high 55 points on Wednesday against the Trail Blazers. 

Irving got off to a strong start, going for 28 points at halftime. He kept the same pace in the second half, scoring 27 points. Irving shot 17-36 from the field, including 11-19 from beyond the arc. He sunk all 10 of his free throw attempts. With the game tied at 94, Irving managed to sink the game-winning three pointer with six seconds left. He would wind up going to the line again before the end of the contest, sinking both free throws. Irving also added four rebounds and five assists during the game. Irving's 55 points is a new Quicken Loans Arena record. Allen Iverson previously held the record with 54 points. 


Cavaliers' LeBron: Kyrie Irving is 'turning into a leader'


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(1/28/2015) As Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving continues to develop his game, forward LeBron James said he's been more pleased with how Irving has improved his leadership, reports the Northeast Ohio Media Group.

After scoring 38 points against the Pistons on Tuesday, James said Irving has taken every opportunity to try and improve his leadership skills.

"He's turning into a leader in his own right, and every day it's great to see him improve," James said.

James added he's been impressed with how Irving has developed away from the court and that he never takes a day off.

"That's part of the process, and Kyrie has taken that full storm and if we continue to get that from him we'll be very, very good," James said.


Cavs' Irving scores 38 to help defeat Pistons on Tuesday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(1/27/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving scored 38 points on 13 of 22 shooting to lead the Cavaliers to a 103-95 victory over the Pistons on Tuesday.

Irving was also 6 of 10 from the 3-point line and 6 of 6 from the free-throw line. He also added three steals, three rebounds and six assists. It was the seventh time this season Irving has scored 30 or more points in a game and the 38 points tied a season high.


Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving will play on Wednesday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(1/21/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving will start and play on Wednesday against the Jazz, according to Jazz radio man David Locke.

Irving missed Wednesday's shootaround due to an illness, but was listed as probable for the contest. He's averaging 21.1 points and 5.3 assists per game.


Cavs' Irving misses Wednesday's shootaround with illness


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(1/21/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving missed Wednesday morning's shootaround while dealing with an illness, reports Bleacher Report. Despite suffering from the illness, Irving is listed as probable for Wednesday's game against the Jazz.

The Cavaliers are 10 1/2-point favorites.


Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving doubles up on the Bulls on Monday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(1/19/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving posted a double-double on Monday against the Bulls.

Irving shot 7-16 from the field, including 1-2 from beyond the arc. He sunk three of his four free throws during the contest, finishing with 18 points. He made sure to get his teammates involved, dishing out 12 assists. He also had four rebounds and two blocks. 


Cavaliers PG Kyrie Irving scores team-high 37 vs. Clippers


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1/17/2015) Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving scored a team-high 37 points on 12 of 18 shooting, including 5 of 7 shooting from three-point range, in his team's 126-121 win over the Clippers Friday.

Irving caught fire in the high-scoring win, delivering his best shooting performance since another 12-for-18 night in early December. He also racked up five assists, four rebounds, three steals and one block in 37 minutes. The Cavaliers will look for their third straight win Monday against the Bulls.


Kyrie Irving pours in a season-high 38 points


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(1/7/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving returned from a one-game absence due to a back injury and exploded for a season-high 38 points in Wednesday's home loss to the Rockets. Irving hit 15 of 26 shots, going 4 of 8 from deep and 4 of 4 from the foul line. He added three assists, two rebounds and a steal.

With LeBron James (knee, back) expected to sit out again Friday, Irving will continue to carry the scoring load at Golden State.


Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving plans to play Wednesday vs. Rockets


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(1/7/2015) Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving said he will return from his one-game absence and play in Wednesday’s game against the Rockets, reports Bleacher Report.

Irving missed Monday’s loss to the 76ers with a back injury he aggravated during Sunday’s game against the Mavericks. After attending Wednesday’s shootaround, Irving said he was feeling great. In 32 games, Irving is averaging 20.4 points and 5.2 assists.

The Cavaliers are 7-point underdogs to the Rockets.


Cavaliers to start Dion Waiters with Kyrie Irving out


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(1/5/2015) With Kyrie Irving out Monday due to lower back pain, the Cavaliers will insert shooting guard Dion Waiters into the starting lineup at Philadelphia, reports The News-Herald. Waiters is averaging 10.5 points but shooting 40.4 percent from the field.

He has started three games this season.


Cavaliers PG Kyrie Irving (back) won't play vs. 76ers on Monday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(1/5/2015) Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will not travel to Philadelphia for Monday's game with the 76ers becuase of lower back pain, which forced him to leave Sunday's game against Dallas.

"It sucks because we got two injuries at one time, but you try your best to get through it but sometimes your body is telling you when to stop," Irving said via Cleveland.com, which reported the All-Star will remain in Cleveland for further tests on his back. "This is the time right now."

Coach David Blatt said Irving first hurt his back in the second half of Friday's win at Charlotte. Irving attempted to play on Sunday, but had to leave in the fourth quarter of the Cavs' 109-90 loss to the Mavericks.


Cavs' David Blatt: Injury to Kyrie Irving is 'short-term' concern


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(1/4/2015) After leaving Sunday’s loss to the Mavericks due to back tightness, Cavaliers coach David Blatt said the injury to Kyrie Irving's back is not considered to be a long-term issue, reports Fox Sports.

"Certainly, short-term, it's a worry," Blatt said.

Irving will not travel with the team to Philadelphia for Monday’s game and will remain in Cleveland to receive treatment, according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Blatt added Irving suffered the injury during the second half of Friday’s game against the Hornets.

After the game, Irving told reporters he's never had back issues before and is in a lot of pain, reports Bleacher Report.

"Sometimes your body is telling you when to stop," Irving said.


Cavaliers PG Kyrie Irving (back) won't return vs. Mavericks


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1/4/2015) Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will not return to Sunday's game against the Mavericks due to lower back tightness, the team announced.

Irving scored six points on 2 of 9 shooting in 25 minutes before being ruled out for the remainder of the game. He also tallied three assists, two rebounds and one steal. The Cavaliers face a quick turnaround, with a matchup against the 76ers in Philadelphia set for Monday.