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Offbeat Kyrie Irving on reuniting with LeBron James in Boston: ‘We'll see what management decides’

17:56  13 june  2018
17:56  13 june  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

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BOSTON (AP) -- Kyrie Irving is playing coy about the possibility of reuniting with his former Cleveland Cavaliers teammate LeBron James next season in Boston . "In this business, I've kind of experienced it all and I've seen a lot, so we ' ll see what management decides ," Irving said when

Kyrie Irving : Reunion with LeBron James , Kevin Love will be 'fun'. Facebook. SAN FRANCISCO -- Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving said he thinks reuniting with former Cleveland Cavaliers teammates LeBron James and Kevin Love will be "fun" at All-Star Weekend.

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Kyrie Irving forced a trade from the Cavaliers to the Celtics in August.

The 26-year-old guard reportedly wanted a bigger offensive role and averaged 24.4 points per game in his first season with Boston. But, his former teammate LeBron James could become a free agent this summer and rumors have swirled that Boston and James may have mutual interest.

Irving discussed the possibility of reuniting with James at a press conference Tuesday.

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We ’ ll see what happens.” Despite the rumors about having a dispute, Kyrie Irving and LeBron James remain good friends, and the latter previously admitted that he tried to stop the Cavaliers from trading the All-Star point guard to the Celtics.

He went all out for Kyrie Irving . And I think at some level they’ ll be able to build around him to some level that Kyrie wants.” Why LeBron James and the Boston Celtics are clearly not a fit. Boston Celtics 2018 Cap/Tax Outlook.

"In this business, I've kind of experienced it all and I've seen a lot,” Irving said (via NBA.com) “So we'll see what management decides.”

Irving was selected No. 1 overall by Cleveland in the 2011 NBA Draft. He averaged 21.6 points per game and made four All-Star teams in his six seasons with the Cavaliers.

Irving said he wouldn’t be opposed to playing with James again.

"Obviously, it's a business at the end of the day," Irving said. "Ownership and management, they're going to feel what's best for our future and I'm fully supportive of (them). We'll see what happens."

The Celtics finished 2017-18 with a 55-27 record. They advanced to the Eastern Conference finals, where they fell to the Cavaliers in seven games.

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Topics# Kyrie Irving # LeBron James #Cleveland Cavaliers # Boston Celtics. Tagsboston Celtics Cleveland Cavaliers Isaiah Thomas Kyrie Irving LeBron James . I can see the Cavs wanting to protect James ’ ego. I don’t know if that’s better or worse.

Irving missed the entire postseason due to a knee injury.

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LeBron James reportedly says he doesn’t like Houston as a city .
The Rockets have been linked to James in free agency for months.I heard this from his own lips when we were in Houston this season. He does not like Houston as a city. So, that would require him moving to a place that he's not crazy about.

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