There is a very real possibility that the basketball will not get treated to the basketball genius that is Kyrie Irving, at least not this season.
Tuesday, Sean Marks announced that star guard Kyrie Irving will not play or practice with the team until he fulfills local COVID-19 vaccination requirements.
Marks said this in a statement:
“Kyrie has made a personal choice, and we respect his individual right to choose. Currently the choice restricts his ability to be a full-time member of the team, and we will not permit any member of our team to participate with part-time availability. It is imperative that we continue to build chemistry as a team and remain true to our long-established values of togetherness and sacrifice.
Our championship goals for the season have not changed, and to achieve these goals each member of our organization must pull in the same direction. We are excited for the start of the season and look forward to a successful campaign that will make the borough of Brooklyn proud.”
As Kyrie seems to be solidly standing on his square in terms of his stance on the jab, there is no way of forecasting when we will see him plying his craft on an NBA court again.