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Brooklyn Nets' Kyrie Irving 'planned' shoulder injury to skip Boston Celtics game, ex-NBA player says

Brooklyn Nets' Kyrie Irving 'planned' shoulder injury to skip Boston Celtics game, ex-NBA player says

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving is set to miss his first game against the Celtics due to a shoulder injury in what would have been his first appearance in Boston since leaving the team in the offseason. Read full article: Brooklyn Nets' Kyrie Irving 'planned' sh...→

Brooklyn Nets' Kyrie Irving 'planned' shoulder injury to skip Boston Celtics game, ex-NBA player says

Brooklyn Nets' Kyrie Irving 'planned' shoulder injury to skip Boston Celtics game, ex-NBA player says

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving is set to miss his first game against the Celtics due to a shoulder injury in what would have been his first appearance in Boston since leaving the team in the offseason. Read full article: Brooklyn Nets' Kyrie Irving 'planned' sh...→

Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs with ‘stay the f–k out’ stance

Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs with ‘stay the f–k out’ stance

Kyrie Irving said what he said and he meant it. Speaking to reporters for the first time since Wednesday’s loss in Philadelphia — where Irving caused a stir by saying the Nets have a “glaring… Read full article: Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs ...→

Kyrie Irving: Nets have ‘glaring’ needs — even with Kevin Durant

Kyrie Irving: Nets have ‘glaring’ needs — even with Kevin Durant

PHILADELPHIA — The Nets have steadfastly insisted they aren’t conceding this season like some gap year waiting for Kevin Durant. But Kyrie Irving addressed the elephant in the room, admitting to ge… Read full article: Kyrie Irving: Nets have ‘glaring’ needs ...→

Nets obliterate Hawks behind Kyrie Irving’s dazzling return

Nets obliterate Hawks behind Kyrie Irving’s dazzling return

Happy Kyrie Day. After missing two months with a shoulder injury — and admitting he feared season-ending surgery — Kyrie Irving finally made his long-awaited return Sunday. And he made the Nets loo… Read full article: Nets obliterate Hawks behind Kyrie Irvin...→

Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to return in total about-face

Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to return in total about-face

Kyrie Irving is expected to return to the Nets lineup this weekend, following a two-month absence in which the star point-guard seriously considered season-ending surgery for a shoulder impingement… Read full article: Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to return in...→

Kyrie Irving says he may need shoulder surgery

Kyrie Irving says he may need shoulder surgery

Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving, addressing the media for the first time in two months, said on Saturday that he had taken a cortisone shot in an attempt to avoid surgery on an ailing shoulder that has kept him out of games since Nov. 14. Read full article: Kyrie Irving says he may need shoulder s...→

Kyrie Irving opens up about the boos and chants he received from Celtics fans

Kyrie Irving opens up about the boos and chants he received from Celtics fans

"I've got nothing but love for Boston, nothing but love for the journey I had with all those guys." Read full article: Kyrie Irving opens up about the boos and...→

Shoulder injury sidelines Penguins' Guentzel for 4-6 months

Shoulder injury sidelines Penguins' Guentzel for 4-6 months

Jake Guentzel's play-making helped the Pittsburgh Penguins withstand the loss of captain Sidney Crosby, earning his first All-Star team in the process. Read full article: Shoulder injury sidelines Penguins' Guen...→

Oakland Raiders Scouting Report: Rookie running back Josh Jacobs could return against Broncos from shoulder injury

Oakland Raiders Scouting Report: Rookie running back Josh Jacobs could return against Broncos from shoulder injury

The Raiders’ third first-round pick last spring, Jacobs enters the season’s final week with 1,150 rushing yards, eighth-most in the NFL and tops among all rookies. Read full article: Oakland Raiders Scouting Report: Rookie ...→

Will Dak Prescott play Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles for NFC East title after shoulder injury?

The Dallas Cowboys quarterback injured his throwing shoulder last Sunday. He had an MRI and has been limited in practice, which included not throwing during drills. Read full article: Will Dak Prescott play Sunday against th...→

Brooklyn Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie sees himself as more of a Tony Stark figure than NBA player

Brooklyn Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie sees himself as more of a Tony Stark figure than NBA player

Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie has taken on an increased role with the team this season as Kyrie Irving nurses an injured shoulder but he’s not letting his fame cloud his head. Read full article: Brooklyn Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie sees hi...→

Broncos’ Noah Fant experiencing bumps and bruises of rookie season, with shoulder injury against Chiefs adding to the pain

Broncos’ Noah Fant experiencing bumps and bruises of rookie season, with shoulder injury against Chiefs adding to the pain

Fant was at the center of the Broncos’ best offensive play on Sunday, a 41-yard reception on 4th-and-1 from the Denver 48. The catch set up the Broncos inside the Chiefs’ 10-yard line. Read full article: Broncos’ Noah Fant experiencing bumps an...→

Brooklyn residents protest charter school planned for East Midwood Jewish Center - amNewYork

Some members of Midwood's Jewish community are pushing back against a Conservative synagogue's decision to rent space to a charter school for at-risk Read full article: Brooklyn residents protest charter schoo...→

Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury seems way worse than expected

Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury seems way worse than expected

ATLANTA — The Nets have been about as transparent as a brick wall when it comes to Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury. But the star’s absence is approaching three weeks, and multiple sources told The P… Read full article: Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury seems way...→

Vikings RB Dalvin Cook vows to be back Sunday after suffering shoulder injury

Vikings RB Dalvin Cook vows to be back Sunday after suffering shoulder injury

SEATTLE — Durability has been the only significant issue Vikings running back Dalvin Cook has had to contend with in his first three NFL seasons. Cook missed the final 12 games as a rookie in… Read full article: Vikings RB Dalvin Cook vows to be back S...→

Positive return for Kyrie Irving as lofty as getting his number retired

Positive return for Kyrie Irving as lofty as getting his number retired

The Brooklyn Nets have won five of six games heading into their Wednesday night matchup against the Boston Celtics Wednesday night. Kyrie Irving has missed five of six games for the Brooklyn Nets b… Read full article: Positive return for Kyrie Irving as loft...→

Report: Kyrie Irving to miss first game in Boston since leaving Celtics

Report: Kyrie Irving to miss first game in Boston since leaving Celtics

Irving has missed four games with a right shoulder injury and will reportedly miss at least another three games. Read full article: Report: Kyrie Irving to miss first game ...→

Kyrie Irving is 'a normal teammate,' Brooklyn Nets' center Jarrett Allen says

Kyrie Irving is 'a normal teammate,' Brooklyn Nets' center Jarrett Allen says

Brooklyn Nets center Jarrett Allen came to the defense of his teammate Kyrie Irving over reports of the star point guard’s “mood swings” affecting the team’s morale. Read full article: Kyrie Irving is 'a normal teammate,' Bro...→

Kendrick Perkins threatens to fight Nets fan over Kyrie Irving criticism

Kendrick Perkins threatens to fight Nets fan over Kyrie Irving criticism

Kendrick Perkins was the fan favorite in his Twitter feud with Kevin Durant last week. He will have a hard time finding supporters in his latest keyboard war. Perkins, the former NBA center, has ha… Read full article: Kendrick Perkins threatens to fight Nets...→

Healthy Kyrie Irving discusses Nets culture, future - amNewYork

Now in their eighth season in Brooklyn, the Nets still don't have their identity quite yet. That's at least what star point guard Kyrie Irving sees in a Read full article: Healthy Kyrie Irving discusses Nets cult...→

Irving Shoots 10 Of 11 From Field In Return, Nets Blast Hawks

Irving Shoots 10 Of 11 From Field In Return, Nets Blast Hawks

Energized by Irving's return that still seemed a ways away just a week ago, the Nets led by 39 points and won their second straight after dropping seven in a row. Read full article: Irving Shoots 10 Of 11 From Field In Ret...→

Kyrie Irving’s chance at Nets return just got more real

Kyrie Irving’s chance at Nets return just got more real

There may just be a light at the end of the tunnel for Kyrie Irving. On Thursday, Irving participated in his first full practice with the Nets since sustaining a shoulder impingement that has sidel… Read full article: Kyrie Irving’s chance at Nets return jus...→

Kyrie Irving’s Nets injury saga has been draining

Kyrie Irving’s Nets injury saga has been draining

ORLANDO — For the first time in seven weeks, Kyrie Irving opened up about his injury. And it sounds like not being able to help his team has frustrated him as much as his actual shoulder impi… Read full article: Kyrie Irving’s Nets injury saga has been...→

Kyrie Irving breaks silence: Nets injury nightmare could end season

Kyrie Irving breaks silence: Nets injury nightmare could end season

Kyrie Irving finally spoke to the press Saturday, and the Nets star painted a transparent, but far-from rosy picture of his shoulder bursitis. Irving said his shoulder impingement feels better, but… Read full article: Kyrie Irving breaks silence: Nets injury...→

Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

“Brooks, he had the separated right shoulder, he suffered a little more damage there. He’s actually going to miss the remainder of the season,” Pederson said.... But he wasn’t the only Eagle to go down during Sunday’s division-clinching win. Running back Miles Sanders left with an ankle injury and cornerback Avonte Maddox left with an undisclosed injury. Read full article: Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks ...→

Cowboys QB Prescott plans to play through shoulder injury

Cowboys QB Prescott plans to play through shoulder injury

Dak Prescott is simply reliving his college days with a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice for the first time in four seasons as quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys. Read full article: Cowboys QB Prescott plans to play throug...→

Dak Prescott Expected to Play Despite Shoulder Injury

Dak Prescott Expected to Play Despite Shoulder Injury

Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice but shouldn’t keep him out Sunday when the Cowboys try to qualify for the playoffs at Philadelphia. The Cowboys and Eagles are tied for the NFC East lead at 7-7, and Dallas advances to the postseason with a victory. Prescott didn’t throw during the portion of… Read full article: Dak Prescott Expected to Play Despite Sh...→

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury

In his Wednesday morning press conference, Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett revealed that quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury. An MRI revealed no structural damage, but Prescott is reportedly "not very functional at the moment," and will be limited in practice. Read full article: Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has a shoulder i...→

Vikings lose RB Dalvin Cook for game with shoulder injury

Vikings lose RB Dalvin Cook for game with shoulder injury

CARSON, Calif. — Vikings running back Dalvin Cook was knocked out of the game in the third quarter Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers with a shoulder injury. Cook was injured when he was tackl… Read full article: Vikings lose RB Dalvin Cook for game wit...→

Nets Keep Rolling Without Kyrie, Beat Hornets 111-104

Nets Keep Rolling Without Kyrie, Beat Hornets 111-104

The Nets (12-10) won for the fifth time in their last six road games, all while playing without injured point guard Kyrie Irving. Read full article: Nets Keep Rolling Without Kyrie, Beat Ho...→

Irving Burgie, Brooklyn-born composer of ‘Day-O,’ dead at 92

Irving Burgie, Brooklyn-born composer of ‘Day-O,’ dead at 92

Irving Burgie, the Brooklyn-born composer of the Calypso classic “Day-O (The Banana Boat Song),” has died. He was 92. Burgie’s death was announced by Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mo… Read full article: Irving Burgie, Brooklyn-born composer of...→

Dinwiddie Leads Nets Over Kings 116-97, Irving To Miss More Time With Injury

Dinwiddie Leads Nets Over Kings 116-97, Irving To Miss More Time With Injury

The Nets visit the New York Knicks on Sunday. Nets star Kyrie Irving is not expected to play in the team's next three games. Read full article: Dinwiddie Leads Nets Over Kings 116-97, ...→

Kemba Walker Is Still Behind Kyrie Irving In NBA All-Star Voting

Kemba Walker Is Still Behind Kyrie Irving In NBA All-Star Voting

NBA All-Star fan voting closes next week, but the Celtics hoping to make the team aren't gaining any traction. Read full article: Kemba Walker Is Still Behind Kyrie Irvin...→

Irving returns with 21 points, Nets pound Hawks 108-86

Irving returns with 21 points, Nets pound Hawks 108-86

Kyrie Irving scored 21 points in 20 minutes of an easy return from a two-month absence with an injured right shoulder, leading the Brooklyn Nets to a 108-86 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday. Read full article: Irving returns with 21 points, Nets poun...→

Kyrie Irving injury: Nets PG expected to return Sunday - amNewYork

The Brooklyn Nets are finally getting one of their stars back. Point guard Kyrie Irving, who missed the last 26 games with a shoulder injury, is expected Read full article: Kyrie Irving injury: Nets PG expected to...→

Atkinson clears up Kyrie Irving injury confusion, Nets' waiting game continues - amNewYork

While Kenny Atkinson had to do some backtracking to clear up any misunderstandings with Kyrie Irving's injury, we're still just as much in the dark as Read full article: Atkinson clears up Kyrie Irving injury c...→

Nets' Kyrie Irving opens up about shoulder injury, opted for cortisone shot over surgery

Nets' Kyrie Irving opens up about shoulder injury, opted for cortisone shot over surgery

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving has not appeared in a game since November because of an injured shoulder and it appears surgery could be an option for the point guard. Read full article: Nets' Kyrie Irving opens up about should...→

Brooklyn Nets Waive David Nwaba After Season-Ending Injury

Brooklyn Nets Waive David Nwaba After Season-Ending Injury

The Brooklyn Nets have waived swingman David Nwaba, who was lost for the season recently because of a ruptured right Achilles tendon. The move Friday frees up a roster spot for a Nets team that has lost a season-high four straight games while playing without injured starters Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert. Nwaba was injured Dec. 19 in a loss… Read full article: Brooklyn Nets Waive David Nwaba After Se...→

Doug Pederson: Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

Doug Pederson: Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

Eagles offensive lineman Brandon Brooks suffered a season-ending shoulder injury during Sunday's 34-17 win over the Giants, Head coach Doug Pederson announced on Monday.  Read full article: Doug Pederson: Eagles Offensive Lineman ...→

Cowboys QB Prescott expected to play despite shoulder injury

Cowboys QB Prescott expected to play despite shoulder injury

Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice but shouldn't keep him out Sunday when the Cowboys try to qualify for the playoffs at Philadelphia. Read full article: Cowboys QB Prescott expected to play des...→

Cowboys QB Prescott Expected To Play Against Eagles Despite Shoulder Injury

Cowboys QB Prescott Expected To Play Against Eagles Despite Shoulder Injury

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice, but will not keep him out of Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Read full article: Cowboys QB Prescott Expected To Play Aga...→

Vikings RB Mike Boone steps up after Dalvin Cook exits with shoulder injury

Vikings RB Mike Boone steps up after Dalvin Cook exits with shoulder injury

CARSON, Calif. — Vikings running back Mike Boone had been ready for his number to be called. Early in the third quarter Sunday, it was. On the third play of the second half of Minnesota’s 39-10 win… Read full article: Vikings RB Mike Boone steps up after Dal...→

Carmelo Anthony knows why Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving ran from Knicks

Carmelo Anthony knows why Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving ran from Knicks

PORTLAND — Carmelo Anthony understood why Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving spurned his former team, the Knicks. Not everyone wants the challenge and pressure of reviving one of the NBA’s most storied … Read full article: Carmelo Anthony knows why Kevin Durant, ...→

Kevin Durant responds to Fat Joe's criticism over choosing Brooklyn Nets instead of New York Knicks

Kevin Durant responds to Fat Joe's criticism over choosing Brooklyn Nets instead of New York Knicks

Kevin Durant responded to criticism from rapper Fat Joe over choosing to play for the Brooklyn Nets over the New York Knicks during the offseason over the summer. Read full article: Kevin Durant responds to Fat Joe's criti...→

We knew Kyrie Irving’s time in Brooklyn would take a bad turn, just not this fast

We knew Kyrie Irving’s time in Brooklyn would take a bad turn, just not this fast

It’s true. We sportswriters don’t usually apologize unprovoked for our misguided opinions. We hope our takes such as, oh, the Red Sox should do everything they can to acquire Giancarlo Stanton, fade into the hot-take ether.... And usually they do, right until someone digs up your dumb old tweet (or years of tweets) about it on Twitter and the mockery becomes hurtful. Stanton seemed like a good idea at the time, OK? At least I didn’t think they should re-sign Jaco Read full article: We knew Kyrie Irving’s time in Brooklyn ...→

Kyrie Irving to miss 3-game road trip, won’t face Knicks or Celtics

Kyrie Irving to miss 3-game road trip, won’t face Knicks or Celtics

Kyrie Irving is going to miss the Nets’ entire three-game road trip, a salivating slate that begins against the Knicks on Sunday at the Garden, and continues against the All-Star guard’s two former… Read full article: Kyrie Irving to miss 3-game road trip, w...→

Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs with ‘stay the f–k out’ stance

Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs with ‘stay the f–k out’ stance

Kyrie Irving said what he said and he meant it. Speaking to reporters for the first time since Wednesday’s loss in Philadelphia — where Irving caused a stir by saying the Nets have a “glaring… Read full article: Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs ...→

Kemba Walker Is Still Behind Kyrie Irving In NBA All-Star Voting

Kemba Walker Is Still Behind Kyrie Irving In NBA All-Star Voting

NBA All-Star fan voting closes next week, but the Celtics hoping to make the team aren't gaining any traction. Read full article: Kemba Walker Is Still Behind Kyrie Irvin...→

Healthy Kyrie Irving discusses Nets culture, future - amNewYork

Now in their eighth season in Brooklyn, the Nets still don't have their identity quite yet. That's at least what star point guard Kyrie Irving sees in a Read full article: Healthy Kyrie Irving discusses Nets cult...→

Nets obliterate Hawks behind Kyrie Irving’s dazzling return

Nets obliterate Hawks behind Kyrie Irving’s dazzling return

Happy Kyrie Day. After missing two months with a shoulder injury — and admitting he feared season-ending surgery — Kyrie Irving finally made his long-awaited return Sunday. And he made the Nets loo… Read full article: Nets obliterate Hawks behind Kyrie Irvin...→

Kyrie Irving injury: Nets PG expected to return Sunday - amNewYork

The Brooklyn Nets are finally getting one of their stars back. Point guard Kyrie Irving, who missed the last 26 games with a shoulder injury, is expected Read full article: Kyrie Irving injury: Nets PG expected to...→

Kyrie Irving’s chance at Nets return just got more real

Kyrie Irving’s chance at Nets return just got more real

There may just be a light at the end of the tunnel for Kyrie Irving. On Thursday, Irving participated in his first full practice with the Nets since sustaining a shoulder impingement that has sidel… Read full article: Kyrie Irving’s chance at Nets return jus...→

Kyrie Irving says he may need shoulder surgery

Kyrie Irving says he may need shoulder surgery

Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving, addressing the media for the first time in two months, said on Saturday that he had taken a cortisone shot in an attempt to avoid surgery on an ailing shoulder that has kept him out of games since Nov. 14. Read full article: Kyrie Irving says he may need shoulder s...→

Nets' Kyrie Irving opens up about shoulder injury, opted for cortisone shot over surgery

Nets' Kyrie Irving opens up about shoulder injury, opted for cortisone shot over surgery

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving has not appeared in a game since November because of an injured shoulder and it appears surgery could be an option for the point guard. Read full article: Nets' Kyrie Irving opens up about should...→

Kyrie Irving breaks silence: Nets injury nightmare could end season

Kyrie Irving breaks silence: Nets injury nightmare could end season

Kyrie Irving finally spoke to the press Saturday, and the Nets star painted a transparent, but far-from rosy picture of his shoulder bursitis. Irving said his shoulder impingement feels better, but… Read full article: Kyrie Irving breaks silence: Nets injury...→

Shoulder injury sidelines Penguins' Guentzel for 4-6 months

Shoulder injury sidelines Penguins' Guentzel for 4-6 months

Jake Guentzel's play-making helped the Pittsburgh Penguins withstand the loss of captain Sidney Crosby, earning his first All-Star team in the process. Read full article: Shoulder injury sidelines Penguins' Guen...→

Doug Pederson: Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

Doug Pederson: Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

Eagles offensive lineman Brandon Brooks suffered a season-ending shoulder injury during Sunday's 34-17 win over the Giants, Head coach Doug Pederson announced on Monday.  Read full article: Doug Pederson: Eagles Offensive Lineman ...→

Cowboys QB Prescott plans to play through shoulder injury

Cowboys QB Prescott plans to play through shoulder injury

Dak Prescott is simply reliving his college days with a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice for the first time in four seasons as quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys. Read full article: Cowboys QB Prescott plans to play throug...→

Will Dak Prescott play Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles for NFC East title after shoulder injury?

The Dallas Cowboys quarterback injured his throwing shoulder last Sunday. He had an MRI and has been limited in practice, which included not throwing during drills. Read full article: Will Dak Prescott play Sunday against th...→

Cowboys QB Prescott Expected To Play Against Eagles Despite Shoulder Injury

Cowboys QB Prescott Expected To Play Against Eagles Despite Shoulder Injury

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice, but will not keep him out of Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Read full article: Cowboys QB Prescott Expected To Play Aga...→

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury

In his Wednesday morning press conference, Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett revealed that quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury. An MRI revealed no structural damage, but Prescott is reportedly "not very functional at the moment," and will be limited in practice. Read full article: Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has a shoulder i...→

Broncos’ Noah Fant experiencing bumps and bruises of rookie season, with shoulder injury against Chiefs adding to the pain

Broncos’ Noah Fant experiencing bumps and bruises of rookie season, with shoulder injury against Chiefs adding to the pain

Fant was at the center of the Broncos’ best offensive play on Sunday, a 41-yard reception on 4th-and-1 from the Denver 48. The catch set up the Broncos inside the Chiefs’ 10-yard line. Read full article: Broncos’ Noah Fant experiencing bumps an...→

Carmelo Anthony knows why Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving ran from Knicks

Carmelo Anthony knows why Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving ran from Knicks

PORTLAND — Carmelo Anthony understood why Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving spurned his former team, the Knicks. Not everyone wants the challenge and pressure of reviving one of the NBA’s most storied … Read full article: Carmelo Anthony knows why Kevin Durant, ...→

Nets Keep Rolling Without Kyrie, Beat Hornets 111-104

Nets Keep Rolling Without Kyrie, Beat Hornets 111-104

The Nets (12-10) won for the fifth time in their last six road games, all while playing without injured point guard Kyrie Irving. Read full article: Nets Keep Rolling Without Kyrie, Beat Ho...→

Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury seems way worse than expected

Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury seems way worse than expected

ATLANTA — The Nets have been about as transparent as a brick wall when it comes to Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury. But the star’s absence is approaching three weeks, and multiple sources told The P… Read full article: Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury seems way...→

Irving Burgie, Brooklyn-born composer of ‘Day-O,’ dead at 92

Irving Burgie, Brooklyn-born composer of ‘Day-O,’ dead at 92

Irving Burgie, the Brooklyn-born composer of the Calypso classic “Day-O (The Banana Boat Song),” has died. He was 92. Burgie’s death was announced by Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mo… Read full article: Irving Burgie, Brooklyn-born composer of...→

Positive return for Kyrie Irving as lofty as getting his number retired

Positive return for Kyrie Irving as lofty as getting his number retired

The Brooklyn Nets have won five of six games heading into their Wednesday night matchup against the Boston Celtics Wednesday night. Kyrie Irving has missed five of six games for the Brooklyn Nets b… Read full article: Positive return for Kyrie Irving as loft...→

Kyrie Irving to miss 3-game road trip, won’t face Knicks or Celtics

Kyrie Irving to miss 3-game road trip, won’t face Knicks or Celtics

Kyrie Irving is going to miss the Nets’ entire three-game road trip, a salivating slate that begins against the Knicks on Sunday at the Garden, and continues against the All-Star guard’s two former… Read full article: Kyrie Irving to miss 3-game road trip, w...→

Dinwiddie Leads Nets Over Kings 116-97, Irving To Miss More Time With Injury

Dinwiddie Leads Nets Over Kings 116-97, Irving To Miss More Time With Injury

The Nets visit the New York Knicks on Sunday. Nets star Kyrie Irving is not expected to play in the team's next three games. Read full article: Dinwiddie Leads Nets Over Kings 116-97, ...→

Kyrie Irving is 'a normal teammate,' Brooklyn Nets' center Jarrett Allen says

Kyrie Irving is 'a normal teammate,' Brooklyn Nets' center Jarrett Allen says

Brooklyn Nets center Jarrett Allen came to the defense of his teammate Kyrie Irving over reports of the star point guard’s “mood swings” affecting the team’s morale. Read full article: Kyrie Irving is 'a normal teammate,' Bro...→

Kendrick Perkins threatens to fight Nets fan over Kyrie Irving criticism

Kendrick Perkins threatens to fight Nets fan over Kyrie Irving criticism

Kendrick Perkins was the fan favorite in his Twitter feud with Kevin Durant last week. He will have a hard time finding supporters in his latest keyboard war. Perkins, the former NBA center, has ha… Read full article: Kendrick Perkins threatens to fight Nets...→

Kyrie Irving: Nets have ‘glaring’ needs — even with Kevin Durant

Kyrie Irving: Nets have ‘glaring’ needs — even with Kevin Durant

PHILADELPHIA — The Nets have steadfastly insisted they aren’t conceding this season like some gap year waiting for Kevin Durant. But Kyrie Irving addressed the elephant in the room, admitting to ge… Read full article: Kyrie Irving: Nets have ‘glaring’ needs ...→

Irving returns with 21 points, Nets pound Hawks 108-86

Irving returns with 21 points, Nets pound Hawks 108-86

Kyrie Irving scored 21 points in 20 minutes of an easy return from a two-month absence with an injured right shoulder, leading the Brooklyn Nets to a 108-86 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday. Read full article: Irving returns with 21 points, Nets poun...→

Irving Shoots 10 Of 11 From Field In Return, Nets Blast Hawks

Irving Shoots 10 Of 11 From Field In Return, Nets Blast Hawks

Energized by Irving's return that still seemed a ways away just a week ago, the Nets led by 39 points and won their second straight after dropping seven in a row. Read full article: Irving Shoots 10 Of 11 From Field In Ret...→

Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to return in total about-face

Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to return in total about-face

Kyrie Irving is expected to return to the Nets lineup this weekend, following a two-month absence in which the star point-guard seriously considered season-ending surgery for a shoulder impingement… Read full article: Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to return in...→

Atkinson clears up Kyrie Irving injury confusion, Nets' waiting game continues - amNewYork

While Kenny Atkinson had to do some backtracking to clear up any misunderstandings with Kyrie Irving's injury, we're still just as much in the dark as Read full article: Atkinson clears up Kyrie Irving injury c...→

Kyrie Irving’s Nets injury saga has been draining

Kyrie Irving’s Nets injury saga has been draining

ORLANDO — For the first time in seven weeks, Kyrie Irving opened up about his injury. And it sounds like not being able to help his team has frustrated him as much as his actual shoulder impi… Read full article: Kyrie Irving’s Nets injury saga has been...→

Kyrie Irving opens up about the boos and chants he received from Celtics fans

Kyrie Irving opens up about the boos and chants he received from Celtics fans

"I've got nothing but love for Boston, nothing but love for the journey I had with all those guys." Read full article: Kyrie Irving opens up about the boos and...→

Brooklyn Nets Waive David Nwaba After Season-Ending Injury

Brooklyn Nets Waive David Nwaba After Season-Ending Injury

The Brooklyn Nets have waived swingman David Nwaba, who was lost for the season recently because of a ruptured right Achilles tendon. The move Friday frees up a roster spot for a Nets team that has lost a season-high four straight games while playing without injured starters Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert. Nwaba was injured Dec. 19 in a loss… Read full article: Brooklyn Nets Waive David Nwaba After Se...→

Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

“Brooks, he had the separated right shoulder, he suffered a little more damage there. He’s actually going to miss the remainder of the season,” Pederson said.... But he wasn’t the only Eagle to go down during Sunday’s division-clinching win. Running back Miles Sanders left with an ankle injury and cornerback Avonte Maddox left with an undisclosed injury. Read full article: Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks ...→

Oakland Raiders Scouting Report: Rookie running back Josh Jacobs could return against Broncos from shoulder injury

Oakland Raiders Scouting Report: Rookie running back Josh Jacobs could return against Broncos from shoulder injury

The Raiders’ third first-round pick last spring, Jacobs enters the season’s final week with 1,150 rushing yards, eighth-most in the NFL and tops among all rookies. Read full article: Oakland Raiders Scouting Report: Rookie ...→

Cowboys QB Prescott expected to play despite shoulder injury

Cowboys QB Prescott expected to play despite shoulder injury

Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice but shouldn't keep him out Sunday when the Cowboys try to qualify for the playoffs at Philadelphia. Read full article: Cowboys QB Prescott expected to play des...→

Dak Prescott Expected to Play Despite Shoulder Injury

Dak Prescott Expected to Play Despite Shoulder Injury

Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice but shouldn’t keep him out Sunday when the Cowboys try to qualify for the playoffs at Philadelphia. The Cowboys and Eagles are tied for the NFC East lead at 7-7, and Dallas advances to the postseason with a victory. Prescott didn’t throw during the portion of… Read full article: Dak Prescott Expected to Play Despite Sh...→

Brooklyn Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie sees himself as more of a Tony Stark figure than NBA player

Brooklyn Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie sees himself as more of a Tony Stark figure than NBA player

Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie has taken on an increased role with the team this season as Kyrie Irving nurses an injured shoulder but he’s not letting his fame cloud his head. Read full article: Brooklyn Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie sees hi...→

Vikings RB Mike Boone steps up after Dalvin Cook exits with shoulder injury

Vikings RB Mike Boone steps up after Dalvin Cook exits with shoulder injury

CARSON, Calif. — Vikings running back Mike Boone had been ready for his number to be called. Early in the third quarter Sunday, it was. On the third play of the second half of Minnesota’s 39-10 win… Read full article: Vikings RB Mike Boone steps up after Dal...→

Vikings lose RB Dalvin Cook for game with shoulder injury

Vikings lose RB Dalvin Cook for game with shoulder injury

CARSON, Calif. — Vikings running back Dalvin Cook was knocked out of the game in the third quarter Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers with a shoulder injury. Cook was injured when he was tackl… Read full article: Vikings lose RB Dalvin Cook for game wit...→

Brooklyn residents protest charter school planned for East Midwood Jewish Center - amNewYork

Some members of Midwood's Jewish community are pushing back against a Conservative synagogue's decision to rent space to a charter school for at-risk Read full article: Brooklyn residents protest charter schoo...→

Kevin Durant responds to Fat Joe's criticism over choosing Brooklyn Nets instead of New York Knicks

Kevin Durant responds to Fat Joe's criticism over choosing Brooklyn Nets instead of New York Knicks

Kevin Durant responded to criticism from rapper Fat Joe over choosing to play for the Brooklyn Nets over the New York Knicks during the offseason over the summer. Read full article: Kevin Durant responds to Fat Joe's criti...→

Vikings RB Dalvin Cook vows to be back Sunday after suffering shoulder injury

Vikings RB Dalvin Cook vows to be back Sunday after suffering shoulder injury

SEATTLE — Durability has been the only significant issue Vikings running back Dalvin Cook has had to contend with in his first three NFL seasons. Cook missed the final 12 games as a rookie in… Read full article: Vikings RB Dalvin Cook vows to be back S...→

We knew Kyrie Irving’s time in Brooklyn would take a bad turn, just not this fast

We knew Kyrie Irving’s time in Brooklyn would take a bad turn, just not this fast

It’s true. We sportswriters don’t usually apologize unprovoked for our misguided opinions. We hope our takes such as, oh, the Red Sox should do everything they can to acquire Giancarlo Stanton, fade into the hot-take ether.... And usually they do, right until someone digs up your dumb old tweet (or years of tweets) about it on Twitter and the mockery becomes hurtful. Stanton seemed like a good idea at the time, OK? At least I didn’t think they should re-sign Jaco Read full article: We knew Kyrie Irving’s time in Brooklyn ...→

Report: Kyrie Irving to miss first game in Boston since leaving Celtics

Report: Kyrie Irving to miss first game in Boston since leaving Celtics

Irving has missed four games with a right shoulder injury and will reportedly miss at least another three games. Read full article: Report: Kyrie Irving to miss first game ...→

Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs with ‘stay the f–k out’ stance

Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs with ‘stay the f–k out’ stance

Kyrie Irving said what he said and he meant it. Speaking to reporters for the first time since Wednesday’s loss in Philadelphia — where Irving caused a stir by saying the Nets have a “glaring… Read full article: Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs ...→

Kendrick Perkins threatens to fight Nets fan over Kyrie Irving criticism

Kendrick Perkins threatens to fight Nets fan over Kyrie Irving criticism

Kendrick Perkins was the fan favorite in his Twitter feud with Kevin Durant last week. He will have a hard time finding supporters in his latest keyboard war. Perkins, the former NBA center, has ha… Read full article: Kendrick Perkins threatens to fight Nets...→

Kemba Walker Is Still Behind Kyrie Irving In NBA All-Star Voting

Kemba Walker Is Still Behind Kyrie Irving In NBA All-Star Voting

NBA All-Star fan voting closes next week, but the Celtics hoping to make the team aren't gaining any traction. Read full article: Kemba Walker Is Still Behind Kyrie Irvin...→

Kyrie Irving: Nets have ‘glaring’ needs — even with Kevin Durant

Kyrie Irving: Nets have ‘glaring’ needs — even with Kevin Durant

PHILADELPHIA — The Nets have steadfastly insisted they aren’t conceding this season like some gap year waiting for Kevin Durant. But Kyrie Irving addressed the elephant in the room, admitting to ge… Read full article: Kyrie Irving: Nets have ‘glaring’ needs ...→

Healthy Kyrie Irving discusses Nets culture, future - amNewYork

Now in their eighth season in Brooklyn, the Nets still don't have their identity quite yet. That's at least what star point guard Kyrie Irving sees in a Read full article: Healthy Kyrie Irving discusses Nets cult...→

Irving returns with 21 points, Nets pound Hawks 108-86

Irving returns with 21 points, Nets pound Hawks 108-86

Kyrie Irving scored 21 points in 20 minutes of an easy return from a two-month absence with an injured right shoulder, leading the Brooklyn Nets to a 108-86 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday. Read full article: Irving returns with 21 points, Nets poun...→

Nets obliterate Hawks behind Kyrie Irving’s dazzling return

Nets obliterate Hawks behind Kyrie Irving’s dazzling return

Happy Kyrie Day. After missing two months with a shoulder injury — and admitting he feared season-ending surgery — Kyrie Irving finally made his long-awaited return Sunday. And he made the Nets loo… Read full article: Nets obliterate Hawks behind Kyrie Irvin...→

Irving Shoots 10 Of 11 From Field In Return, Nets Blast Hawks

Irving Shoots 10 Of 11 From Field In Return, Nets Blast Hawks

Energized by Irving's return that still seemed a ways away just a week ago, the Nets led by 39 points and won their second straight after dropping seven in a row. Read full article: Irving Shoots 10 Of 11 From Field In Ret...→

Kyrie Irving injury: Nets PG expected to return Sunday - amNewYork

The Brooklyn Nets are finally getting one of their stars back. Point guard Kyrie Irving, who missed the last 26 games with a shoulder injury, is expected Read full article: Kyrie Irving injury: Nets PG expected to...→

Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to return in total about-face

Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to return in total about-face

Kyrie Irving is expected to return to the Nets lineup this weekend, following a two-month absence in which the star point-guard seriously considered season-ending surgery for a shoulder impingement… Read full article: Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to return in...→

Kyrie Irving’s chance at Nets return just got more real

Kyrie Irving’s chance at Nets return just got more real

There may just be a light at the end of the tunnel for Kyrie Irving. On Thursday, Irving participated in his first full practice with the Nets since sustaining a shoulder impingement that has sidel… Read full article: Kyrie Irving’s chance at Nets return jus...→

Atkinson clears up Kyrie Irving injury confusion, Nets' waiting game continues - amNewYork

While Kenny Atkinson had to do some backtracking to clear up any misunderstandings with Kyrie Irving's injury, we're still just as much in the dark as Read full article: Atkinson clears up Kyrie Irving injury c...→

Kyrie Irving says he may need shoulder surgery

Kyrie Irving says he may need shoulder surgery

Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving, addressing the media for the first time in two months, said on Saturday that he had taken a cortisone shot in an attempt to avoid surgery on an ailing shoulder that has kept him out of games since Nov. 14. Read full article: Kyrie Irving says he may need shoulder s...→

Kyrie Irving’s Nets injury saga has been draining

Kyrie Irving’s Nets injury saga has been draining

ORLANDO — For the first time in seven weeks, Kyrie Irving opened up about his injury. And it sounds like not being able to help his team has frustrated him as much as his actual shoulder impi… Read full article: Kyrie Irving’s Nets injury saga has been...→

Nets' Kyrie Irving opens up about shoulder injury, opted for cortisone shot over surgery

Nets' Kyrie Irving opens up about shoulder injury, opted for cortisone shot over surgery

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving has not appeared in a game since November because of an injured shoulder and it appears surgery could be an option for the point guard. Read full article: Nets' Kyrie Irving opens up about should...→

Kyrie Irving opens up about the boos and chants he received from Celtics fans

Kyrie Irving opens up about the boos and chants he received from Celtics fans

"I've got nothing but love for Boston, nothing but love for the journey I had with all those guys." Read full article: Kyrie Irving opens up about the boos and...→

Kyrie Irving breaks silence: Nets injury nightmare could end season

Kyrie Irving breaks silence: Nets injury nightmare could end season

Kyrie Irving finally spoke to the press Saturday, and the Nets star painted a transparent, but far-from rosy picture of his shoulder bursitis. Irving said his shoulder impingement feels better, but… Read full article: Kyrie Irving breaks silence: Nets injury...→

Brooklyn Nets Waive David Nwaba After Season-Ending Injury

Brooklyn Nets Waive David Nwaba After Season-Ending Injury

The Brooklyn Nets have waived swingman David Nwaba, who was lost for the season recently because of a ruptured right Achilles tendon. The move Friday frees up a roster spot for a Nets team that has lost a season-high four straight games while playing without injured starters Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert. Nwaba was injured Dec. 19 in a loss… Read full article: Brooklyn Nets Waive David Nwaba After Se...→

Shoulder injury sidelines Penguins' Guentzel for 4-6 months

Shoulder injury sidelines Penguins' Guentzel for 4-6 months

Jake Guentzel's play-making helped the Pittsburgh Penguins withstand the loss of captain Sidney Crosby, earning his first All-Star team in the process. Read full article: Shoulder injury sidelines Penguins' Guen...→

Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

“Brooks, he had the separated right shoulder, he suffered a little more damage there. He’s actually going to miss the remainder of the season,” Pederson said.... But he wasn’t the only Eagle to go down during Sunday’s division-clinching win. Running back Miles Sanders left with an ankle injury and cornerback Avonte Maddox left with an undisclosed injury. Read full article: Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks ...→

Doug Pederson: Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

Doug Pederson: Eagles Offensive Lineman Brandon Brooks Done For Season After Suffering Shoulder Injury

Eagles offensive lineman Brandon Brooks suffered a season-ending shoulder injury during Sunday's 34-17 win over the Giants, Head coach Doug Pederson announced on Monday.  Read full article: Doug Pederson: Eagles Offensive Lineman ...→

Oakland Raiders Scouting Report: Rookie running back Josh Jacobs could return against Broncos from shoulder injury

Oakland Raiders Scouting Report: Rookie running back Josh Jacobs could return against Broncos from shoulder injury

The Raiders’ third first-round pick last spring, Jacobs enters the season’s final week with 1,150 rushing yards, eighth-most in the NFL and tops among all rookies. Read full article: Oakland Raiders Scouting Report: Rookie ...→

Cowboys QB Prescott plans to play through shoulder injury

Cowboys QB Prescott plans to play through shoulder injury

Dak Prescott is simply reliving his college days with a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice for the first time in four seasons as quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys. Read full article: Cowboys QB Prescott plans to play throug...→

Cowboys QB Prescott expected to play despite shoulder injury

Cowboys QB Prescott expected to play despite shoulder injury

Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice but shouldn't keep him out Sunday when the Cowboys try to qualify for the playoffs at Philadelphia. Read full article: Cowboys QB Prescott expected to play des...→

Will Dak Prescott play Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles for NFC East title after shoulder injury?

The Dallas Cowboys quarterback injured his throwing shoulder last Sunday. He had an MRI and has been limited in practice, which included not throwing during drills. Read full article: Will Dak Prescott play Sunday against th...→

Dak Prescott Expected to Play Despite Shoulder Injury

Dak Prescott Expected to Play Despite Shoulder Injury

Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice but shouldn’t keep him out Sunday when the Cowboys try to qualify for the playoffs at Philadelphia. The Cowboys and Eagles are tied for the NFC East lead at 7-7, and Dallas advances to the postseason with a victory. Prescott didn’t throw during the portion of… Read full article: Dak Prescott Expected to Play Despite Sh...→

Cowboys QB Prescott Expected To Play Against Eagles Despite Shoulder Injury

Cowboys QB Prescott Expected To Play Against Eagles Despite Shoulder Injury

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury that is limiting him in practice, but will not keep him out of Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Read full article: Cowboys QB Prescott Expected To Play Aga...→

Brooklyn Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie sees himself as more of a Tony Stark figure than NBA player

Brooklyn Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie sees himself as more of a Tony Stark figure than NBA player

Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie has taken on an increased role with the team this season as Kyrie Irving nurses an injured shoulder but he’s not letting his fame cloud his head. Read full article: Brooklyn Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie sees hi...→

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury

In his Wednesday morning press conference, Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett revealed that quarterback Dak Prescott has a shoulder injury. An MRI revealed no structural damage, but Prescott is reportedly "not very functional at the moment," and will be limited in practice. Read full article: Cowboys QB Dak Prescott has a shoulder i...→

Vikings RB Mike Boone steps up after Dalvin Cook exits with shoulder injury

Vikings RB Mike Boone steps up after Dalvin Cook exits with shoulder injury

CARSON, Calif. — Vikings running back Mike Boone had been ready for his number to be called. Early in the third quarter Sunday, it was. On the third play of the second half of Minnesota’s 39-10 win… Read full article: Vikings RB Mike Boone steps up after Dal...→

Broncos’ Noah Fant experiencing bumps and bruises of rookie season, with shoulder injury against Chiefs adding to the pain

Broncos’ Noah Fant experiencing bumps and bruises of rookie season, with shoulder injury against Chiefs adding to the pain

Fant was at the center of the Broncos’ best offensive play on Sunday, a 41-yard reception on 4th-and-1 from the Denver 48. The catch set up the Broncos inside the Chiefs’ 10-yard line. Read full article: Broncos’ Noah Fant experiencing bumps an...→

Vikings lose RB Dalvin Cook for game with shoulder injury

Vikings lose RB Dalvin Cook for game with shoulder injury

CARSON, Calif. — Vikings running back Dalvin Cook was knocked out of the game in the third quarter Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers with a shoulder injury. Cook was injured when he was tackl… Read full article: Vikings lose RB Dalvin Cook for game wit...→

Carmelo Anthony knows why Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving ran from Knicks

Carmelo Anthony knows why Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving ran from Knicks

PORTLAND — Carmelo Anthony understood why Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving spurned his former team, the Knicks. Not everyone wants the challenge and pressure of reviving one of the NBA’s most storied … Read full article: Carmelo Anthony knows why Kevin Durant, ...→

Brooklyn residents protest charter school planned for East Midwood Jewish Center - amNewYork

Some members of Midwood's Jewish community are pushing back against a Conservative synagogue's decision to rent space to a charter school for at-risk Read full article: Brooklyn residents protest charter schoo...→

Nets Keep Rolling Without Kyrie, Beat Hornets 111-104

Nets Keep Rolling Without Kyrie, Beat Hornets 111-104

The Nets (12-10) won for the fifth time in their last six road games, all while playing without injured point guard Kyrie Irving. Read full article: Nets Keep Rolling Without Kyrie, Beat Ho...→

Kevin Durant responds to Fat Joe's criticism over choosing Brooklyn Nets instead of New York Knicks

Kevin Durant responds to Fat Joe's criticism over choosing Brooklyn Nets instead of New York Knicks

Kevin Durant responded to criticism from rapper Fat Joe over choosing to play for the Brooklyn Nets over the New York Knicks during the offseason over the summer. Read full article: Kevin Durant responds to Fat Joe's criti...→

Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury seems way worse than expected

Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury seems way worse than expected

ATLANTA — The Nets have been about as transparent as a brick wall when it comes to Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury. But the star’s absence is approaching three weeks, and multiple sources told The P… Read full article: Kyrie Irving’s shoulder injury seems way...→

Vikings RB Dalvin Cook vows to be back Sunday after suffering shoulder injury

Vikings RB Dalvin Cook vows to be back Sunday after suffering shoulder injury

SEATTLE — Durability has been the only significant issue Vikings running back Dalvin Cook has had to contend with in his first three NFL seasons. Cook missed the final 12 games as a rookie in… Read full article: Vikings RB Dalvin Cook vows to be back S...→

Irving Burgie, Brooklyn-born composer of ‘Day-O,’ dead at 92

Irving Burgie, Brooklyn-born composer of ‘Day-O,’ dead at 92

Irving Burgie, the Brooklyn-born composer of the Calypso classic “Day-O (The Banana Boat Song),” has died. He was 92. Burgie’s death was announced by Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mo… Read full article: Irving Burgie, Brooklyn-born composer of...→

We knew Kyrie Irving’s time in Brooklyn would take a bad turn, just not this fast

We knew Kyrie Irving’s time in Brooklyn would take a bad turn, just not this fast

It’s true. We sportswriters don’t usually apologize unprovoked for our misguided opinions. We hope our takes such as, oh, the Red Sox should do everything they can to acquire Giancarlo Stanton, fade into the hot-take ether.... And usually they do, right until someone digs up your dumb old tweet (or years of tweets) about it on Twitter and the mockery becomes hurtful. Stanton seemed like a good idea at the time, OK? At least I didn’t think they should re-sign Jaco Read full article: We knew Kyrie Irving’s time in Brooklyn ...→

Positive return for Kyrie Irving as lofty as getting his number retired

Positive return for Kyrie Irving as lofty as getting his number retired

The Brooklyn Nets have won five of six games heading into their Wednesday night matchup against the Boston Celtics Wednesday night. Kyrie Irving has missed five of six games for the Brooklyn Nets b… Read full article: Positive return for Kyrie Irving as loft...→

Kyrie Irving to miss 3-game road trip, won’t face Knicks or Celtics

Kyrie Irving to miss 3-game road trip, won’t face Knicks or Celtics

Kyrie Irving is going to miss the Nets’ entire three-game road trip, a salivating slate that begins against the Knicks on Sunday at the Garden, and continues against the All-Star guard’s two former… Read full article: Kyrie Irving to miss 3-game road trip, w...→

Report: Kyrie Irving to miss first game in Boston since leaving Celtics

Report: Kyrie Irving to miss first game in Boston since leaving Celtics

Irving has missed four games with a right shoulder injury and will reportedly miss at least another three games. Read full article: Report: Kyrie Irving to miss first game ...→

Dinwiddie Leads Nets Over Kings 116-97, Irving To Miss More Time With Injury

Dinwiddie Leads Nets Over Kings 116-97, Irving To Miss More Time With Injury

The Nets visit the New York Knicks on Sunday. Nets star Kyrie Irving is not expected to play in the team's next three games. Read full article: Dinwiddie Leads Nets Over Kings 116-97, ...→

Kyrie Irving is 'a normal teammate,' Brooklyn Nets' center Jarrett Allen says

Kyrie Irving is 'a normal teammate,' Brooklyn Nets' center Jarrett Allen says

Brooklyn Nets center Jarrett Allen came to the defense of his teammate Kyrie Irving over reports of the star point guard’s “mood swings” affecting the team’s morale. Read full article: Kyrie Irving is 'a normal teammate,' Bro...→