The Cleveland Cavaliers and Kyrie Irving saga continues this week with now some serious trade talks involving the Boston Celtics. Since late July when the news first was reported, Irving has be set on taking his talents and Championship ring, far away from LeBron and the Cavs.
According to ESPN,
Cleveland and Boston have moved into serious talks on a trade centered on All-Star guard Kyrie Irving, league sources tell ESPN.
Sources: Boston, Cleveland nearing deal on Kyrie Irving, but details still working to completion. Isaiah Thomas, Crowder, pick(s) in talks.
With the two top eastern conference teams in trad talks, this could also effect who is in or out of the NBA Finals this upcoming season. Boston, who’s small but with all the heart in the world point guard, Isaiah Thomas took the abs on a run last year through the playoffs. Adding Irving and possibly some future draft picks will keep the Celtics in hunt for another ring. Of the two superstars, Irving has the highest potential especially matched up next to a scoring machine as a LeBron or a center. Though, Irving’s wish, is to be traded to the San Antonio Spurs. Although, with how well the Spurs are playing well together, their core would be broken up for Irving.