Report: Cavs Player Called Danny Ainge ‘F–king Thief’ After Kyrie Irving Trade

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At least one Cleveland Cavaliers player had a colorful assessment of the Kyrie Irving trade.

According to The Athletic’s Jason Lloyd (h/t Yahoo Sports’ Ben Rohrbach), the Cavs player called Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge a “f–king thief” this winter in reference to the deal. The C’s acquired Irving in exchange for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic, the Brooklyn Nets‘ first-round pick in 2018 and a 2020 second-rounder.


This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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via Bleacher Report – NBA

May 16, 2018 at 10:51AM


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