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Position
G
 
Jersey
2
Name  Kyrie Irving
Born  3/23/1992
Height  6-3
Weight  193
College  Duke
4/13/2015 8:38:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving (hip) will not return to Monday's game.
Insight: This is just a precaution, as Cleveland was up by double-figures when the decision was made. Irving will be a full-go for the postseason.
 
4/10/2015 7:12:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will not play Friday versus Boston.
Insight: He is dealing with a sore hip and there is no reason for Cleveland to risk it further, as they have the two-seed locked up. Consider Irving day-to-day.
 
4/8/2015 10:56:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving scored a team-high 27 points on Wednesday night.
Insight: Irving went 7-of-13 from the field, 9-of-11 from the line, and 4-of-8 from downtown. He also had nine assists, four rebounds, three steals, but an ugky six turnovers as well.
 
4/5/2015 7:58:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving scored a game-high 27 points in the, 99-94, victory over the Bulls on Sunday.
Insight: Irving filled the box score with five rebounds, four assists, three steals and a block. He shot 8-for-19 from the field and 7-of-8 at the line.
 
4/2/2015 11:03:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving had 23 points and five assists in the, 114-88, victory over the Heat on Thursday.
Insight: Irving shot 8-for-17 from the field, hitting three 3-pointers. He was perfect at the line, going 4-for-4. Irving also had four steals and a rebound.
 
4/2/2015 6:54:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will play on Friday despite an illness according to FOX Sports.
Insight: Irving should obviously be active in all leagues.
 
4/2/2015 11:52:00 AM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving missed the morning shootaround due to illness and should be considered questionable for Thursday night's game against Miami.
Insight: Irving's 21.9 ppg, 3.2 rpg, 5.2 apg, 1.5 spg aren't easily replaceable. Matthew Dellavedova would likely get the start if Irving sits, but Irving's shots would more likely go to LeBron James and J.R. Smith.
 
3/27/2015 9:56:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving scored a team-high 26 points during Friday's loss to the Nets.
Insight: Irving went 10-of-22 from the field and 5-of-5 from the line. He also chipped in three dimes, two boards, one 3-pointer, one steal, two blocks, and one turnover.
 
3/25/2015 10:18:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving scored a team-high 24 points during Wednesday's win against the Grizzlies.
Insight: Irving shot 9-of-21 from the field and 4-of-5 from the line. He also managed three boards, two assists, two 3-pointers, two steals, and five turnovers. Irving is a borderline top-10 option in standard leagues.
 
3/16/2015 10:58:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving lshot just 5-of-15 from the field during Monday's loss to the Heat.
Insight: Irving did go 9-of-11 from the line to help him record 21 points. He also finished with six assists, two rebounds, two 3-pointers, one block, and two turnovers.
 
3/6/2015 10:11:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving led Cleveland with 20 points in the loss to the Hawks on Friday.
Insight: Irving was 7-for-16 from the field but went 0-of-5 from downtown. He also turned it over five times. LeBron James turned it over nine times. Irving is 1-for-10 from the 3-point line in his last two games.
 
3/3/2015 9:59:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving played well in his return to the lineup.
Insight: He missed the last two games with a shoulder injury, but was able to give it a go in a win Tuesday against the Celtics. Irving shot 6-of-10 from the field, 4-of-4 from the line, and 2-of-4 from downtown. He also managed five assists, two rebounds, two steals, and two turnovers, but more importantly, looked healthy.
 
3/3/2015 6:53:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will give it a go on Tuesday night.
Insight: He has missed the past two games due to the shoulder injury. He was probable earlier on the day, so no surprise here. Make sure Irving is active in all leagues.
 
3/3/2015 2:27:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving is probable for Tuesday's game against Boston while dealing with a strained left shoulder.
Insight: He has missed the past two games due to the injury. Irving is obviously a must start when playing (21.7 ppg, 3.3 rpg, 5.2 apg) with Matthews Dalladova the option if he sits again.
 
2/28/2015 1:05:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving didn't play in Friday's game against Indiana and is questionable for Sunday against Houston.
Insight: He had an MRI Friday which apparently came back negative, so its probably about apin management. Irving is obviously a must start when playing (21.7 ppg, 3.3 rpg, 5.2 apg) with Matthews Dalladova the option is he sits again. Delladova was just 5-of-18 against the Pacers.
 
2/27/2015 3:58:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving has been downgraded to out for Friday's game against Indiana.
Insight: It's a sore left shoulder. He had an MRI Friday, but he's not going to travel to Indiana with the team. Until we hear the diagnosis we will call him day-to-day. The Cavs are a lock for the playoffs so expect then to be conservative with Irving.
 
2/27/2015 2:08:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving is doubtful for Friday's game against Indiana.
Insight: It's a sore left shoulder. He'll have an MRI Friday, but he's not going to travel to Indiana with the team. Until we hear the diagnosis we will call him day-to-day. The Cavs are a lock for the playoffs so expect then to be conservative with Irving.
 
2/26/2015 10:46:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving briefly left Thursday's game, but returned in the fourth quarter.
Insight: He dealt with a shoulder injury, but seems to be fine. Irving finished with 24 points, three rebounds, one assist, two 3-pointers, two steals, and two turnovers. He also shot 6-of-17 from the field and 10-of-10 from the line.
 
2/20/2015 10:36:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving had 25 points and seven assists in the big victory over the Wizards.
Insight: Irving shot 50 percent from the field and was 6-for-6 at the line. He also had two rebounds. James and Irving continue to be the much better fantasy option over Kevin Love. The power forward had just eight points on Friday.
 
2/8/2015 6:23:00 PM
Description: Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving had 28 points and 10 assists in the, 120-105, victory over the Lakers on Sunday.
Insight: Irving was very efficient, going 10-of-14 from the field. The big three in Cleveland combined for 82 points on Sunday with each guy leading the team in scoring in a different quarter. Irving made five 3-pointers and had four rebounds as well.