New York City mayor-elect Eric Adams won’t change COVID-19 vaccine mandate affecting Nets’ Kyrie Irving

Earlier this week, Eric Adams won the election to become New York City’s next mayor and will take office on Jan. 1. While there are obviously bigger issues for him to deal with than Kyrie Irving’s...

If the vaccine mandate changes, Kyrie Irving would be welcomed back

Yaron Weitzman: Steve Nash asked about the potential of NYC vaccine mandate changing and whether the team would welcome Kyrie back: “I might be speaking out of turn, but I think if the mandate changes he’d...

Kyrie Irving latest: Protesters burst through barricades outside Nets’ Barclays Center over vaccine drama

Getty Images Kyrie Irving has not yet played for the Brooklyn Nets this season because of a vaccine mandate in New York City that prevents unvaccinated players from participating in home games in New York. Irving...

Nets’ Kevin Durant on Kyrie Irving: ‘What is being mad going to do? You’re not going to change his mind’

NEW YORK — Kevin Durant, like James Harden the day before, said Thursday that he hasn’t spoken to Kyrie Irving since the Brooklyn Nets announced Irving wouldn’t be permitted to be a part-time player. Durant also...

Kyrie Irving is free to make COVID-19 vaccine decision

Kyrie Irving is refusing to shut up and dribble. Good for him. This is still America, or so it says on the door. It doesn’t matter what his opinion is, he’s free to express it …...

Nets practice without Kyrie Irving, say they’re moving on from ‘tenuous situation’

NEW YORK — The Brooklyn Nets‘ message is simple: They’re moving on. A day after general manager Sean Marks announced that they would not permit Kyrie Irving to be a part-time participant in the 2021-22 season,...

Nets’ Kyrie Irving says he is not retiring, explains why he is choosing not to receive COVID-19 vaccine

The Kyrie Irving saga continued on Wednesday night, when the Brooklyn Nets guard went on Instagram Live to discuss his current situation. Most notably, Irving confirmed that he is unvaccinated, said that he will not be...

Kyrie Irving skips the jab and benches himself — for now

It’s hard to know where Kyrie Irving is getting his vaccination information. Hope it’s not the same sources that had him convinced for a while the Earth was flat. True story. So maybe it wasn’t much...

By refusing to let Kyrie Irving be a part-time player, Nets face reality with unvaccinated star

NEW YORK — Minutes before Brooklyn Nets coach Steve Nash’s media availability was scheduled to start, Barclays Center was abuzz. “You saw Shams’ tweet, right?” one reporter called out to another as they walked toward the...

Nets ban Kyrie Irving from team activities ‘until he is eligible to be a full participant’

The Brooklyn Nets took a drastic step to compel All-Star guard Kyrie Irving to get the COVID vaccine. Irving won’t play or practice with the Nets “until he is eligible to be a full participant,” Brooklyn...