- The Washington Times - Monday, September 18, 2017

Appearing on ESPN’s “First Take,” Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving said Monday he didn’t care about telling LeBron James about his desire to leave Cleveland. 

Irving requested a trade from the Cavaliers this offseason and was eventually traded to the Celtics for Isiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic, a 2018 first-round pick and a 2020 second-round pick. 

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith asked Irving why he didn’t tell James about wanting out. Irving replied, “Why would I have to?”

Watch the full exchange below:


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