The talented point guard isn’t happy in New York, forcing his team to switch gears.
this Friday, Kyrie Irving Dropped a bombshell this season in the NBA.And it’s the home of the Brooklyn Nets Asked to transfer before the transfer market deadline 9 February.
prominent journalist Adrian Wojnarowski and Shams Charania They were the Australian-born people who reported this request.
Currently, the player is making $37 million per season and is in the final year of his contract. According to the aforementioned communicator, Irving told the Nets that he would be leaving the New York franchise in the summer anyway, if there was no transfer. as a free agent .
Despite the fact that they negotiated a possible contract extension but failed to reach an agreement, the point guard decided to move away from New York and look for his future. A decision that rocked the NBA from top to bottom. and there is already speculation as to which team could take on his signing in the last days of the market. los angeles lakers of LeBron James.
“Irving has not shared a list of preferred teams, but maintains interest in the Lakers. He is expected to be part of a team exploring a potential trade with the Nets. Wojnarowski writes.
ESPN journalists also Dallas Mavericks Luka Doncic, who has already expressed interest in Irving in the past, is also among the teams who could try to make a move by February 9.
Charania also mentioned the Lakers and Mavericks as possible suitors, adding one more. phoenix suns By Chris Paul and Devin Booker.
Note that the Cleveland Cavaliers ring champion is averaging 27.1 points, 5.1 rebounds and 5.3 assists per game this season.