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Current Team: Cleveland Cavaliers

Born: Mar 23, 1992 (23 years old)

Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria (Australia)

Nationality: United States / Australia

Height: 6-3 (191cm)     Weight: 193 (88kg)

Hand: Right


Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Cleveland Cavaliers)

Free Agent: PO-2019; UFA-2020

Current Agent: Jeffrey Wechsler

Draft Entry: 2011 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2011 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 1, Cleveland Cavaliers

Pre-Draft Team: Duke (Fr)

High School: St. Patrick High School [Elizabeth, New Jersey (United States)]

Kyrie Irving News

LeBron: Kyrie, Myself Need To Change Mindset With Love Out
David Blatt said the entire Cavaliers team must step up.

Chris Haynes/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Anthony Davis, Kyrie Irving Named NBA Players Of The Week
Kyrie Irving averaged 37.3 points on .633 (38-60) shooting from the field.

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LeBron On Kyrie: The Kid Is Special
Kyrie Irving scored a career high 57 points in the Cavaliers' 128-125 overtime win over the Spurs.

Jason Lloyd/Akron Beacon Journal

Kyrie Irving To Receive MRI On Injured Shoulder
Kyrie Irving is listed as doubtful for the Cavaliers game against the Pacers Friday night.

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Kyrie Irving, Zach Randolph Named NBA Players Of The Week
Kyrie Irving averaged 31.5 points per game last week.

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Kyrie Irving Misses Out On Derrick Rose Rule With No ASG Starting Spot
Kyrie Irving stood to earn an extra $7 million to $10 million had he been voted into the NBA All-Star Game as a starter due to the "Derrick Rose" provision.

Joe Vaden/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Cavaliers Attempting To Acquire Veteran Point Guard
With their current roster, the Cavaliers may be unable to sustain if Kyrie Irving were to be injured.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Cavaliers -26 Over 286 Minutes With Love-Irving Combo Minus LeBron
The Cavaliers have struggled this season with LeBron James out of the lineup.

Tom Haberstroh/ESPN

Cavs Fixed Issues Moving LeBron To PG Duties, Irving Off Ball
Kyrie Irving has been able to be a scorer and better defensive player since LeBron James took over point guard duties.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

Kyrie Irving Accepting Most Defensive Responsibility Of Career
Kyrie Irving has taken an elevated defensive responsibility, admitting that he is taking the most burden on that end in his four-year career.

Chris Haynes/Cleveland Plain Dealer

LeBron, Irving Had 'Healthy' Exchange Of Words After Blazers Loss
The exchanged words led to Kyrie Irving leaving quickly without speaking to the media.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

Gilbert: Signing Kyrie Irving To Extension Was Pivotal To Getting LeBron
Dan Gilbert believes getting Kyrie Irving signed to a max contract extension with the Cavaliers was critical in landing LeBron James in free agency and then trading for Kevin Love.

Chris Fedor/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Kyrie Irving Likely Out For Preseason Game Against Heat
The Cavs were concerned enough with the injury that they sent Kyrie Irving for X-rays and and MRI, which showed no damage.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

Kyrie Irving Injures Leg, Tests Negative
Kyrie Irving was using a walking boot as he left with teammates for sightseeing on the team's day off.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

Kyrie Irving To Start At PG For Final Team USA Tuneup
Kyrie Irving will start at point guard when Team USA players Slovenia in its final tuneup before the FIFA World Cup.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Team USA Considers Alternating Irving, Rose At Starting Point Guard
Kyrie Irving will start at point guard for Team USA in the final exhibition game against Slovenia on Tuesday night.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Team USA Cuts Damian Lillard, Chandler Parsons, Gordon Hayward, Kyle Korver For World Cup Roster
Damian Lillard, Chandler Parsons, Kyle Korver and Gordon Hayward were left off the World Cup roster.

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Kyrie Irving Agreed To 27.5 Percent Of Salary Cap If He Triggers Rose Rule
By leaving that potential $7 million on the table, Kyrie Irving set himself up to become a free agent sooner.

Dan Feldman/ProBasketballTalk

Kyrie Irving, Cavaliers Agree To $90M Extension
Kyrie Irving and the Cavaliers have agreed upon a five-year, $90 million contract extension.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Cavaliers To Offer Kyrie Irving Max Deal On July 1
If Kyrie Irving is not interested in an extension, the Cavaliers could explore trading him.

Terry Pluto/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Report: Cavaliers Believe Kyrie Irving May Decline Max Contract Offer
Kyrie Irving is eligible to sign a new contract with the Cavaliers this offseason.

Peter Vecsey/Twitter

Cavaliers Didn't Consult Kyrie Irving On Coaching Decisions
David Griffin was adamant that the Cavaliers did not consult Kyrie Irving before firing Byron Scott last year and Mike Brown on Monday.

Jodie Valade/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Kyrie Irving Doesn't Have 'Definitive Answer' On Extension
The Cavaliers are expected to make a maximum five-year contract extension offer to Kyrie Irving this offseason.

Jodie Valade/The Plain Dealer

Irving, Waiters Insist No Issues Exist Between Them
Kyrie Irving and Dion Waiters addressed the media together on Monday amid reports of more disharmony.

Tom Withers/AP

Kyrie Irving Scores Career-High 44 Points In Cavs' Loss
Kyrie Irving's strong came on the same day when he expressed frustration about reports suggesting he wants to leave the Cavaliers.

Jodie Valade/The Plain Dealer

Irving Strongly Denies Report He Wants Out Of Cleveland
Kyrie Irving is eligible for an extension this offseason and a full max offer is almost certain to be made to him by the Cavaliers.

Jodie Valade/The Plain Dealer

Kyrie Irving Making Progress But Remains Out
The Cavaliers are unsure if Kyrie Irving will return this season.

Mary Schmitt Boyer/The Plain Dealer

Kyrie Irving Out At Least Two Weeks With Bicep Strain
The Cavaliers had feared that Kyrie Irving had torn the bicep and that he would be out for the remainder of the season.

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Sources: Kyrie Irving Could Miss Remainder Of Season With Biceps Injury
Kyrie Irving has missed just three games this season.

Mary Schmitt Boyer/The Plain Dealer

Kyrie Irving Will Undergo MRI Monday On Bicep Injury
Kyrie Irving will undergo an MRI on Monday to diagnose his left bicep injury.

Mary Schmitt Boyer/Cleveland Plain Dealer

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