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To celebrate Tuesday's blockbuster NBA trade, the Red Sox's Triple-A affiliate will host a 'Kyrie Irving Night' complete with a dunk tank featuring a Cavs fan wearing a LeBron James jersey.
La Conferencia Este se sacudió tras el intercambio de estrellas entre los Cavaliers y los Celtics, pero en realidad el panorama no cambió demasiado...hasta que te fijas más de cerca.
Thompson and Trudell react to Kryie Irving's trade to the Boston Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, and ESPN Cavaliers reporter Dave McMenamin explains what this particular trade means for the NBA.
Kyrie Irving is headed to Boston, so what does that mean for LeBron James? Dave McMenamin joined the show to discuss with Bob Ley.
Jorge Sedano, Amin Elhassan and Kevin Pelton break down every angle of the Cavs-Celtics trade, discuss what it means both short and long term throughout the NBA and more.
Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer
Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck on the Kyrie Irving trade: "Kyrie is a four-time All-Star … he's a transcendent talent. We are excited to put him together with Gordon Hayward, Al Horford, Marcus Smart. We're excited. We want this team to go for Banner 18 and we need to get the best possible players to do that. That's what we are trying to do."
Thomas among top scorers to change teams
Isaiah Thomas averaged 28.9 PPG in 2016-17, which is the seventh-most in a season before starting the following year with a new team. LeBron James also cracks the list the year he left Cleveland for Miami.
Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer
Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum on Kyrie Irving deal: "I was just as surprised as everybody else. I saw my name came up and I didn't know if I was going to get traded."
End of an era with Irving trade
LeBron James and Kyrie Irving scored 30-plus points each in the same game 18 times as teammates, by far the most instances of such over the last three seasons (regular season and playoffs).
Cavaliers have a point guard problem
Isaiah Thomas is one of the game's top scorers, but his defense ranks among the worst players in the league. The options behind him at point guard on the Cavs' depth chart didn't fare much better last season.
Host of First Take Stephen A. Smith joins The Morning Show in studio to talk about Kyrie Irving's trade to Boston, explain who came out on top and how this trade can impact the Lakers master plan in regards to landing LeBron in 2018.
ESPN NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski delves into the Kyrie Irving trade to the Celtics, if Isaiah Thomas is a max player, if the trade will entice Dwyane Wade to join the Cavaliers and more.
ESPN NBA analyst Jeff Goodman weighs in on how much Isaiah Thomas' hip injury played a role in his trade to the Cavaliers, if other deals were on the table and more.
Short wait for Celtics-Cavs matchup
It won't be long before Cavaliers fans see Kyrie Irving sporting Celtic green, as the 2017-18 regular season opens with Boston at Cleveland. Isaiah Thomas will make his return to TD Garden shortly after the calendar turns to 2018.
Irving, Thomas latest stars to change addresses
There have been six players selected as All-Stars in 2017 to switch teams this summer, the most in one offseason in NBA history, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. And that doesn't even include nine-time All-Star Chris Paul, who missed the game last season for the first time since 2006-07.
Irving-IT4 trade shakes up MVP odds
The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook sees the blockbuster between the Cavaliers and Celtics as virtually even, not changing either team's odds to win the NBA title. However, the deal does boost the MVP stock of LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, while Isaiah Thomas sees his chances plummet.
Points Per Game110.34th
Rebounds Per Game43.812th
Assists Per Game22.713th