Kyrie Irving underwent knee surgical procedure in April, forcing him to observe the whole lot of the Celtics’ playoff run. However the five-time All-Star nonetheless managed to present followers loads of highlights through the common season.
After being traded from Cleveland to Boston final summer season, Irving discovered success because the Celtics’ No. 1 choice, averaging 24.four factors and 5.1 assists per sport whereas taking pictures 49.1 p.c from the sector and 40.eight p.c from 3-point vary. He scored 30 or extra factors 18 occasions, getting buckets in typical “Uncle Drew” fashion.
The NBA just lately launched a mixtape filled with Irving’s greatest highlights from the 2017-18 marketing campaign, and it is protected to say these performs will deliver again unhealthy recollections for just a few helpless defenders.
Irving won Handle of the Year for his spin and floater towards the Bucks, however he simply as simply may have been nominated for his ridiculous hesitation dribble towards the Warriors. Who thinks of this transfer?
(Aspect be aware: Regulate the referee alongside the sideline. Even he takes a step the opposite method as he is watching the play develop.)