What Cavaliers questions linger after Kyrie Irving blockbuster?

12:32 PM ET Kyrie Irving‘s trade request to the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 7 hijacked the summer for the Cavs franchise and, to some extent, the entire NBA, as front offices couldn’t close their books until Irving found a new home. Kevin Durant applauded Kyrie Irving for wanting to move on from the Cavaliers. “He […]

KD applauds Kyrie’s ‘courage’ for wanting trade

12:21 PM ET ESPN.com news services Kyrie Irving is exactly where he needs to be. At least that’s how Kevin Durant sees it. Irving was traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Boston Celtics on Tuesday, and the way events unfolded leading up to the deal reminded Durant of his move to the Golden State […]

LeBron goes on rant over fans burning jerseys

8:55 PM ET ESPN.com news services LeBron James is fired up over the idea of fans burning a player’s jersey, and he let it be known in a Twitter rant on Thursday. James posted five tweets on the subject, defending new teammate Isaiah Thomas, who was traded to the Cavaliers on Tuesday night as part […]