Kyrie Irving Donates $6,500 To 8-Year-Old B-Ball Prodigy To Help Fund His Travels For AAU

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Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving made waves on the internet last week when he revealed he was a flat Earth truther. Recently, Irving made a donation towards a young child to fulfill his hoop dreams and see this ‘flat Earth’.

Kyrie donated $6,500 to 8-year-old Jahlil Owusu to help fund his travels for AAU basketball.


The honor roll student started a GoFundMe campaign to raise money for the travel expenses he’ll incur as a member of the 9U Riverside Hawks, which is based in New York City. Owusu said his parents can’t afford to pay all the fees, and originally set a goal of $2,500.

“Yessir little bro!! Enjoy the trip and do well!!” the 24-year-old All-Star commented on one of Owusu’s posts.

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