1. Sammy Watkins Sides with Kyrie Irving, Supports Flat-Earth Theory

    Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Sammy Watkins took an unpopular stance when he agreed with Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving on the flat-Earth theory, per Los Angeles Times reporter Lindsey Thiry...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 10 hours ago 18,723 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA 2K18: Best Young Stars to Build a Franchise Around in MyGM and MyLEAGUE

    One can start to feel the next generation of talent in the NBA starting to take over. For those playing the newly released NBA 2K18 from 2K Sports, this is clear enough when ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 16 hours ago 800 reads 0 comments

  3. Jaylen Brown Comments on Kyrie Irving Believing the Earth Is Flat

    Kyrie Irving is already making an impact on the Boston Celtics , though not in ways that have anything to do with basketball. Per ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 11,458 reads 0 comments

  4. Is Kyrie Really 'Being Woke'? Understanding Irving's Public Moment of Zen

    The modern professional athlete serves many purposes in our society. For one, they are excellent spokespeople for products ranging from homeowners insurance all the way down to your favorite local fast food chain...

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 1 day ago 37,626 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA 2K18: Player Ratings for Top Stars at Each Position

    NBA 2K18 has arrived, with 2K Sports once again looking like the leader in the industry when it comes to sports video games...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 15,063 reads 0 comments

  6. Kyrie Irving Says He Didn't Care If LeBron James Took Trade Request Personally

    Kyrie Irving revealed on ESPN's First Take Monday morning that he didn't speak with LeBron James before requesting a trade away from the Cleveland Cavaliers, adding, "Why would ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 223,044 reads 0 comments

  7. Be Like Kyrie: NBA Sidekicks We'd Love to See Running Their Own Team

    Kyrie Irving isn't the only NBA player who deserves a crack at running his own team. This isn't to say the Boston Celtics are his squad. Gordon Hayward is a better player...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 days ago 40,925 reads 0 comments

  8. Ranking Every NBA Team's Starting Backcourt Ahead of 2017-18 Season

    As the NBA moves further and further into the three-point revolution, having guards capable of spacing the floor, setting up their teammates and shutting down others who can do the same has only grown increasingly important...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 days ago 129,790 reads 0 comments

  9. Draymond Green: Kyrie Irving's Trade Demand Says a Lot About His Competitiveness

    Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green gave Kyrie Irving credit for his fortitude in demanding a trade from the Cleveland Cavaliers earlier this summer...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 days ago 57,622 reads 0 comments

  10. Jae Crowder Discusses Telling His Mom He'd Been Traded Just Before She Died

    Jae Crowder told reporters Thursday that he informed his mother he was being traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers just minutes before she died...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 13,530 reads 0 comments

  11. Kyrie Irving NBA 2K18 Cover Updated After Trade to Celtics from Cavaliers

    Developers for the NBA 2K18 basketball video game released an updated Kyrie Irving cover Thursday to reflect his blockbuster trade from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Boston Celtics ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 14 days ago 2,023 reads 0 comments

  12. Brad Stevens Responds to Isaiah Thomas' Comments on Trade to Cavaliers

    Cleveland Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas turned heads when he said "I don't think the Boston Celtics got better by making this trade" in a Wednesday article for the Players' Tribune , and his former head coach responded...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 52,063 reads 0 comments

  13. 'The Full 48' Podcast: Jason Lloyd Talks All Things Kyrie Irving, LeBron James

    Jason Lloyd of The Athletic joins The Full 48's Howard Beck to discuss the Kyrie Irving trade to Boston, what it means for the Cleveland Cavaliers and how a "Kobe Identity" ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 15 days ago 7,143 reads 0 comments

  14. Kyrie Irving Poses with Cast of Upcoming 'Uncle Drew' Movie

    Before playing with his new Boston Celtics teammates, Kyrie Irving returned to his Uncle Drew roots alongside his true basketball elders...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 16 days ago 56,326 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Relationship Counseling: How Will New Star-Studded Duos Work?

    In the NBA , you can't just mash together top talent and assume it'll work. Chemistry matters. So does an established pecking order that dictates bus boarding protocol, crunch-time priority and who gets to yell at whom...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 16 days ago 37,337 reads 0 comments

  16. Cavs Reportedly Had Trade Talks Regarding Nets Pick Acquired in Celtics Swap

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have had discussions with teams about moving the first-round pick they acquired in the Kyrie Irving -Isaiah Thomas blockbuster. Joe Vardon of Cleveland...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 days ago 110,847 reads 0 comments

  17. Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward Talk Trade, LeBron James at Celtics Presser

    Following the finalization of their trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Boston Celtics introduced Kyrie Irving and free-agent acquisition Gordon Hayward in a highly anticipated press conference Friday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 65,674 reads 0 comments

  18. Kyrie Irving Says He Hasn't Spoken to LeBron James Since Trade to Celtics

    New Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving called the opportunity to play alongside LeBron James "awesome...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 20 days ago 68,594 reads 0 comments

  19. Iman Shumpert Says No Hard Feelings for Kyrie Irving After Trade to Celtics

    Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard Iman Shumpert said there's no hard feelings toward former teammate Kyrie Irving following his blockbuster trade to the Boston Celtics , which ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 20 days ago 34,115 reads 0 comments

  20. The NBA Auto-Fill Game: Answering the Internet's Biggest Kyrie Irving Questions

    Kyrie Irving might be the newsiest NBA player out there right now—the centerpiece of a massive trade between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers that could shift the balance of power in the Eastern Conference...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 20 days ago 28,156 reads 0 comments

  21. The 5 Biggest Threats to a Warriors Championship Repeat in 2017-18

    The Golden State Warriors have reached the rarefied air of NBA dominance in which questions of 2018 championship picks don't involve them against any specific teams. It's them or the field —and smart money isn't too fond of the field...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 20 days ago 51,730 reads 0 comments

  22. LeBron James, Tyronn Lue Reportedly 'Cooled' on Isaiah Thomas Trade After Exam

    LeBron James and Tyronn Lue reportedly had misgivings about the Cleveland Cavaliers ' blockbuster trade with the Boston Celtics after a physical exam revealed point guard Isaiah Thomas could miss significant time next season...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 20 days ago 244,218 reads 0 comments

  23. Is Kyrie a Franchise Star? NBA Insiders Doubt Irving Worth What Celtics Paid

    NBA execs tell B/R's Howard Beck that Kyrie is a "train wreck" on defense, but LeBron has been holding him back from reaching his potential.

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 20 days ago 232,655 reads 0 comments

  24. Kyrie Irving Thanks Cleveland, Cavaliers in Goodbye Video After Trade to Celtics

    Kyrie Irving , who was officially sent to the Boston Celtics on Wednesday after a whirlwind week, posted a video Thursday thanking the city of Cleveland and the Cavaliers for his time with the franchise...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 days ago 145,642 reads 0 comments

  25. Celtics Sending 2020 2nd-Round Pick to Complete Kyrie Irving Trade

    Kyrie Irving is officially a Boston Celtic. Finally. We think. On Wednesday, the Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers announced Boston would send a 2020 second-round pick to Cleveland to complete their blockbuster swap of All-Star guards...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 21 days ago 244,663 reads 0 comments