Kyrie Irving heads to Dallas.
Local media such as ‘ESPN’ reported on the 6th (Korean time) that Irving would be traded from the Brooklyn Nets to the Dallas Mavericks.
This news came two days after the news of the trade request came out. Dallas was known to be one of the teams interested in signing Irving, and they ended up signing him.
Dallas plans to give Dorian Finney-Smith and Spencer Dinwiddie a first-round pick in the 2029 draft and a second-round pick in the 2027 and 2029 drafts. Receive Markif Morris with Irving.
According to ESPN, Dallas general manager Nico Harrison has known Irving since his days as a Nike executive, and coach Jason Kidd has also supported the trade. Luka Doncic is said to have agreed.
Irving arrives in Dallas on Monday local time and has a physical test. He is expected to debut in a match against the LA Clippers on Wednesday (9th Korean time) at the earliest.
Irving, who signed a four-year contract with Brooklyn in July 2019, averaged 27.1 points, 4.8 rebounds and 5.8 assists in 143 games over four seasons. 메이저사이트
He was good when he could play, but the problem was that he didn’t have many chances. There were many times when he could not play due to injuries, refusal of vaccination against the novel coronavirus infection (Corona 19), and controversy over promoting anti-Semitic films.