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Kyrie Irving Makes Nets Return After 8-Day Suspension, Apologizes to Jews Again

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*Kyrie Irving spoke with SNY’s Ian Begley on Saturday and once again apologized to the Jewish community for posting a link to a documentary that unpacks Biblical genealogy and the genetic origins of Hebrew Israelites.  “I don’t have hate in my heart for the Jewish people or anyone that identifies as a Jew. I’m not […]

Kyrie Irving Donates $65K to GoFundMe for Shanquella Robinson

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*Kyrie Irving donated $65,000 to the family of Shanquella Robinson to help cover burial costs and funeral expenses for the young woman who was allegedly killed by one of her “friends” during a Mexican vacation. The homegoing service for Robinson, 25, was held on Saturday and her family launched a GoFundMe page to raise funds […]

Finally! Look for Kyrie Irving to Return to NBA Action This Weekend | VIDEO

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*Kyrie Irving is near the finish line of completing the process needed to rejoin the Brooklyn Nets. As previously reported, Irving faced backlash for sharing a link to the film “Hebrews To Negros: Wake Up Black America” with his four million Twitter followers. The movie is accused of spewing several “Jewish stereotypes and antisemitic tropes.” Although […]

NBA Executives, Players Defend Kyrie Irving Amid Antisemitism Accusations

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*Several NBA executives as well as current and former players are speaking out in defense of Nets player Kyrie Irving amid accusations that he is antisemitic. As we reported previously, Irving has been temporarily suspended from the Brooklyn Nets for sharing a link to a documentary that explores the history of Black Hebrews. Members of […]

Amazon Pressured to Remove Antisemitic Film Promoted by Kyrie Irving

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*Amazon is reportedly under pressure to either remove or add a disclaimer to the film “Hebrews to Negroes: Wake Up Black America,” which NBA star Kyrie Irving had seemingly thrown his support behind after sharing a tweet about the movie on social media. The film has since become a bestseller, dethroning all other documentaries on […]

LeBron James Says Kyrie Irving ‘Caused Some Harm to A Lot of People’

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*(CNN) — Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James says former teammate Kyrie Irving “caused some harm to a lot of people.” Irving missed the first of several Brooklyn Nets games Friday after he was suspended for comments regarding his tweet linking to an antisemitic documentary. Speaking to reporters at a post-game press conference after the […]

Nike Suspends Relationship with Kyrie Irving – Won’t Launch Sneaker Collab | VIDEOs

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*And the hits keep coming! Brooklyn Nets Point Guard Kyrie Irving is now having his Nike partnership suspended after his tweet promoting an “anti-semitic” film. The consequences are beginning to pile up on Irving after he tweeted a link to a film, deemed as anti-Semitic and called ‘Hebrews to Negroes: Wake Up Black America.’ Despite […]

Kyrie Irving Suspended by Brooklyn Nets Over ‘Failure to Disavow Antisemitism’

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*(CNN) — The Brooklyn Nets announced Thursday the suspension of Kyrie Irving, days after he tweeted a link to a documentary that has been criticized as antisemitic and then defended his decision to do so. In a statement on Twitter, the team said they made repeated attempts to help Irving “understand the harm and danger […]

Why Kyrie Irving is the Biggest Winner of the Simmons-Harden Trade | VIDEO

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*(By Moke Hamilton – When it’s all said and done, ironically, the biggest winner of the James Harden-Ben Simmons trade might be neither James Harden nor Ben Simmons. The Beard will make his home debut for the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night, while Kevin Durant prepares to return from a six-week absence on Thursday. And […]