NBA Twitter Reacts to Report That Kyrie Irving Wants Out of Cleveland

Thomas Duffy@@TJDhoopsFeatured ColumnistJuly 21, 2017

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 1:   Kyrie Irving #2 of the Cleveland Cavaliers gets ready before Game One of the 2017 NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors on June 1, 2017 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2017 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)
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On Friday afternoon, ESPN.com's Brian Windhorst reported that star point guard Kyrie Irving requested a trade from the Cleveland Cavaliers.

The most jaw-dropping part of the report? Uncle Drew no longer wants to play with LeBron James; per Windhorst, Irving wants to be a "focal point."

Fans on Twitter went into a frenzy, and rightfully so (warning: NSFW language):

[Twitter]

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