And now, Irving is one of 40 remaining NBA players (out of 450-plus) left unvaccinated, he contends that it is a private matter and he has every right to his own body, while not thinking the risk of infecting other people, his Brooklyn mates, team officials, and even his family members.
Unvaccinated players like Andrew Wiggins (Golden State Warriors) and Kyrie Irving (Brooklyn Nets) stand to lose more than $300,000 a game if they are unable to play home games in their respective arenas due to the vaccine mandates in the cities of San Francisco and New York.
Collin Sexton scored the final 20 points for the Cleveland Cavaliers to lift them to a monumental 145-135 double-overtime upset of the Brooklyn Nets, spoiling their Big 3’s first game together Wednesday.
James Harden ushered in his Brooklyn Nets era with a triple-double while Kevin Durant added 42 points in a 122-115 victory over the Orlando Magic Saturday.
Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving did not show up in their game against the Philadephia 76ers on Thursday night according to several reports.