BREAKING: Cleveland Cavs Trade Kyrie Irving To Celtics For Isaiah Thomas & More
After weeks of trade talks involving Kyrie Irving following his trade demand, things appeared to have died down for a bit. But the action picked up once agin on Tuesday, as reports surfaced that the Cleveland Cavaliers were in advanced talks with the Boston Celtics in an effort to swap point guards.
Sources: Boston, Cleveland nearing deal on Kyrie Irving, but details still working to completion. Isaiah Thomas, Crowder, pick(s) in talks.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) August 22, 2017
Boston center Ante Zizic also expected to be part of a potential Cleveland deal for Kyrie Irving, league sources tell ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) August 22, 2017
It didn’t take long for the huge news to come down on a massive trade involving multiple players and picks:
Cavs agree to deal Kyrie Irving for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and 2018 Nets pick, source told ESPN.
— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) August 22, 2017
These teams just so happen to be playing each other in the very first game of the year. Should be fun!