Kyrie Irving Critical Of His Performance For Nets!
When you are a perfectionist sometimes we are hardest on ourselves. Take, for instance, Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Nets who had a rough outing on Sunday night as they delivered one of their worst defensive performances of the year. Read on…
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CelebnSports247.com reports that Kyrie Irving laid into his performance when asked about the Nets loss and how he felt about his own performance.
Irving was quite harsh on himself as he decided to take a quick jab at his defense throughout the match.
Kyrie Irving said:
I couldn’t guard a stick today…We just take this one on the chin and keep it moving.
Kyrie Irving: “I couldn’t guard a stick today.”
He added: “We just take this one on the chin and keep it moving.”
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While the Nets have struggled defensively, they have also proven to be prolific on offense which makes a whole lot of sense considering they have Kevin Durant and James Harden on the roster.
As the season marches forward, the team will be placing a large focus on defense and if they want any chance at going to the NBA Finals, they’ll need to improve as quickly as possible.