Report: Nets learned of Kyrie Irving opting in with his public statement

– two days before his player-option deadline – with a bizarre statement to Shams Charania of The Athletic: “Normal people keep the world going, but those who dare to be different lead us into tomorrow. I’ve made my decision to opt in. See you in the fall. A11even.” : That’s revealing about how the relationship … Read more

NBA Twitter reacts to Kyrie Irving opting into his Nets player option: ‘Lakers fans thought they could sign Kyrie for $6

Despite all surrounding the Nets and Kyrie Irving, according to , the 30-year-old star is opting into his $37M player option and is bypassing multiple opt-in and trade scenarios to fulfil his four-year commitment to the Nets and his close friend Kevin Durant. Fans on NBA Twitter were quick to react to the Irving news … Read more

Kyrie Irving thinks opting in to his Nets deal makes him ‘different,’ and Twitter has jokes

finally opted-in to his deal with the on Monday afternoon, and somehow he thinks that makes him “different.” Irving, after seemingly countless rumors and speculation about what he would do next year, r. That came after reports of an “impasse” between Irving and the Nets front office, reports that he was potentially going to sign … Read more

Report: Bradley Beal opting out of Wizards contract

Wizards star said he has already . Though he didn’t reveal his plan specifically, it apparently included declining his $36,422,136 player option. : This is simple math. Beal’s projected max salary as a free agent: $43 million. That’s significantly less than his $36,422,136 player-option salary. Even if Beal wants to stay in Washington on a … Read more