Kyrie Irving made a number of nationwide headlines this fall when he refused to get vaccinated towards COVID-19. Most individuals assumed at first he was an anti-vaxxer, however the way in which Kyrie tells it, he was really simply sticking up for the important staff who had been being compelled into vaccination to maintain their jobs. He needed to set an instance.
You’ll all recall that it backfired on Kyrie when the Nets took a powerful stance towards Kyrie’s place and advised him that given the New York requirement for him to be vaccinated to play and follow on the services, he might as effectively simply sit out till he was vaccinated.
Nicely it seems after some conferences with the Coaches, gamers, and different workforce workers, they’ve determined to deliver again Kyrie. However right here is the kicker, he’s STILL NOT VACCINATED! So he can solely play in away video games in cities that can enable him to play unvaccinated. Here’s what the workforce needed to say this night concerning the reinstatement with the workforce….
“We consider that the addition of Kyrie is not going to solely make us a greater workforce however enable us to extra optimally stability the bodily demand on your complete roster,” the workforce stated.
“We stay up for Kyrie’s return to the lineup, in addition to getting our complete roster again collectively on the court docket.”
H/T – TMZ Sports activities
Kyrie was teasing a come again earlier this week when he posted this video of himself placing on the kicks to twitter…
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) December 14, 2021
What do you concentrate on the Nets bringing Kyrie again, even with out the vaccination? In case you don’t bear in mind Kyrie’s remarks from earlier within the season, right here you go: