Kyrie Irving is a 'great teammate' who gets 'taken out of context', Nets player says

Brooklyn Nets megastar Kyrie Irving has had his justifiable share of problems with the media, in addition to former teammates. However present teammate Joe Harris had not anything however certain issues to mention about Irving as a person on-and-off the courtroom.

“I believe numerous instances numerous issues that he’s finished has simply type of been taken out of context a little bit bit,” Harris stated all the way through an look at the “Tiki & Tierney” display. “In the back of closed doorways, he in reality is an actual constant man. He is available in, he busts his tail on a daily basis, he competes on a daily basis in observe. Like every people, it’s no longer like we’re all hitting on all cylinders each unmarried day. There’s some days the place he may well be a little bit off right here and there, however on the finish of the day, he’s an excellent dude, nice teammate, and he is available in and competes and works exhausting on a daily basis. That’s all you are expecting from your teammates.”


Irving used to be the No. 1 total pick out within the 2011 NBA Draft. He started his profession with the Cleveland Cavaliers, the place he received an NBA championship in 2016 with LeBron James. Irving then joined the Boston Celtics for 2 years, ahead of he and fellow celebrity Kevin Durant agreed to signal with the Nets.

Irving and Durant will glance to steer the Nets to their first NBA Finals look since 2003.


“He’s an excellent dude. He’s an excellent teammate. You understand what to anticipate from him,” Harris added. “When he is available in on a daily basis, he’s going to bust his tail, do his task. I wouldn’t even say he’s a high-maintenance man in any respect. To be truthful, I don’t pay numerous consideration to numerous the additional stuff and one of the issues which are happening within the media, particularly when it relates to him and one of the different guys at the crew. However I know that one of the stuff that I’ve stuck wind of, I believe it’s taken out of context as a result of I don’t see that. I see what I see on a daily basis with him coming in, being skilled, simply running.”

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