Over the summer, Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers decided to part ways in a ground shaking trade. Kyrie was unhappy in Cleveland, and wanted out. He had been in the shadow of LeBron James ever since James returned to Cleveland.
Kyrie i averaging 20.3 points, 5.3 assist, and 3.2 rebounds per-game. Kyrie is leading by example. The Celtics are playing old school basketball, as they held the Golden State Warriors to just 88 points.
Celtics Team Doctor: Mask On!
Kyrie Irving: F*** It, Mask Off! pic.twitter.com/G7Fdfoy2R0
— Only In Boston (@OnlyInBOS) November 17, 2017
So far, Kyrie has the Boston Celtics on track to be the #1 seed in the playoffs. The Celtics are riding a 14-game win streak, and with a huge win over the Golden State Warriors, The Celtics have all the confidence they would need to push for a championship this year.
Charles Barkley: "I was wrong. They played terrific. Hat's off to the #Celtics. The MVP so far this year is Kyrie Irving. He's the front-runner, regardless of what anyone says."
Boy, Barkley even says crazy things when they're in support of the C's. https://t.co/I5HETsvF3A
— Adam Kaufman (@AdamMKaufman) November 17, 2017