Kyrie Irving suspended by the Nets!

New twist in the soap opera Kyrie Irving.

Since he promoted an anti-Semitic film on social networks, the All-Star leader has been making headlines and has clearly embarrassed the NBA. So much so that the owners of brooklyn got involved and that pushed the to commission Adam Silver to want to meet him, despite his sluggish explanations in the press or his donation of 500,000 dollars to groups that work against all forms of hatred.

Therefore, like Kyrie Irving is currently unfit to be associated with the team », them net purely and simply decided to suspend him, without pay, for a period of at least five games! At least »because he will not return to the workforce until he brings satisfaction to his leaders on a series of measures, objective and corrective, which respond to the harmful impact of his behavior “.

In its press release, the New York franchise thus condemns the conduct of its player and adds that the inability to [Kyrie Irving] to disavow anti-Semitism, when given the clear opportunity to do so, is deeply troubling “. Indeed, the Nets say to themselves “ appalled » by the fact that he cannot say « unequivocally that he does not hold any anti-Semitic beliefs “.

Because the sanction of Brooklyn comes only a few hours after Kyrie Irving did not wish to formulate, in public, excuses for his behavior. Repeating that he took responsibility for his message, but that he did not want ” cause harm to anyone, because he had not made the documentary and explaining above all, about his anti-Semitic opinions, that he ” couldn’t be if he knew where he came from »…

Kyrie Irving Percentage Bounces
Season Crew GM Minimum Shots 3 points LF Off Def Early pd party Int bp CT Points
2011-12 KEY 51 31 46.9 39.9 87.2 0.9 2.9 3.8 5.4 2.2 1.1 3.1 0.4 18.5
2012-13 KEY 59 35 45.2 39.1 85.5 0.6 3.1 3.7 5.9 2.5 1.5 3.2 0.4 22.5
2013-14 KEY 71 35 43.0 35.8 86.1 0.7 2.9 3.7 6.1 2.3 1.5 2.7 0.3 20.8
2014-15 KEY 75 36 46.8 41.5 86.3 0.7 2.4 3.2 5.2 2.0 1.5 2.5 0.3 21.7
2015-16 KEY 53 32 44.8 32.2 88.5 0.8 2.1 3.0 4.7 2.0 1.1 2.3 0.3 19.6
2016-17 KEY 72 35 47.3 40.1 90.5 0.7 2.5 3.2 5.8 2.2 1.2 2.5 0.3 25.2
2017-18 BOS 60 32 49.1 40.8 88.9 0.6 3.2 3.8 5.1 2.0 1.1 2.3 0.3 24.4
2018-19 BOS 67 33 48.7 40.1 87.3 1.1 3.9 5.0 6.9 2.5 1.5 2.6 0.5 23.8
2019-20 BRK 20 33 47.8 39.4 92.2 1.1 4.1 5.2 6.4 2.7 1.4 2.6 0.5 27.4
2020-21 BRK 54 35 50.6 40.2 92.2 1.0 3.8 4.8 6.0 2.6 1.4 2.4 0.7 26.9
2021-22 BRK 29 38 46.9 41.8 91.5 0.6 3.8 4.4 5.8 2.8 1.4 2.5 0.6 27.5
2022-23 BRK 8 39 45.3 28.0 92.7 0.8 4.4 5.1 5.1 3.0 1.5 2.4 1.1 26.9
Total 619 34 47.0 39.1 88.3 0.8 3.1 3.8 5.7 2.3 1.3 2.6 0.4 23.1

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