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Kyrie Irving says he’s good after leaving Team USA win with injury

Sep 4, 2014, 1:33 PM EST

Update: Irving says he’s fine

 

Kyrie Irving left Team USA’s win over Ukraine due to an injury suffered with just more than a minute left.

Late in the American’s 95-71 win, a game played after they’d already clinched first place in their group, Irving drove to the basket, had his shot blocked and fell hard on his back. He writhed in pain on the court, clutching his back side for a moment before trainers reached him.

Irving was helped up and and away from the court area. He limped off while holding the left side of his back.

The Cavaliers point guard scored 11 points and led Team USA with six assists and four steals.

  1. Mr. Wright 212 - Sep 4, 2014 at 1:40 PM

    YAWN.

    • ProBasketballPundit - Sep 4, 2014 at 3:51 PM

      You yawn in all caps? You must act like Joffrey when you’re bored of something.

  2. RavenzGunnerz - Sep 4, 2014 at 1:41 PM

    he should b fine. hehe. no drama here.

  3. clesportsfan - Sep 4, 2014 at 2:00 PM

    Get him on the next flight home to Cleveland!! These world events so close to the NBA season are riddiccouluuus (Barkley voice)

  4. therealhtj - Sep 4, 2014 at 3:05 PM

    95 mil guaranteed regardless.

  5. sportsfan18 - Sep 4, 2014 at 4:26 PM

    Lebron was worried…

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