Kyrie Irving Responds On Twitter To Rumor He Will Leave Cleveland When His Contract Runs Out

By: 07.18.13
Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving (photo. @KyrieIrving)

On the air for CBS Sports Radio this morning, host Brandon Tierney said “I’ve heard from someone in the know…Kyrie Irving not long for Cleveland.” Irving responded to the rumor on Twitter this morning.

First the rumor:

It should be noted that Tierney is standing by his proclamation as he made evident with a series of tweets this morning owning the statement on the show:

Tierney also acknowledged that Irving is signed through next season with a team option for 2014-15 at which point they’ll try to lock him down with a max extension, per

But Irving responded to the allegations with a not-quite denial over Twitter this morning:

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