Vart
Years ago

Kyrie leads USA White to Victory with 23 points

Another highlight reel packed performance from Kyrie. This guy is special, even by USA Basketball's lofty standards;

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEx4Vig21jw&feature=youtu.be&a

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Tyrell  
Years ago

So having (or preparing to) played for US therefore he is ineligible for Aus?

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Mick  
Years ago

Nail meet coffin.

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daneo  
Years ago

Not a fiba sanctioned match so technically no.. Injury is the only thing stopping him from being selected for the USA team.
He does still have some PG's in front of him though.. Paul, D-will and a healthy Rose. Being a former Coach and playing 2 point guards on the court like in previous tournys can;t see Coach K not picking him.

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Vart  
Years ago

The only possibility of him playing for Oz would be if for some strange reason he didn't make the 2016 USA Olympic team, then he might seriously consider the switch. I think that is a massive (MASSIVE!) longshot though, because in three years time Kyrie will likely be one of the top-5 players in the NBA.

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PlaymakerMo  
Years ago

Vart, you're forgetting the world championships in 2014.

Kyrie Irving playing for Australia was never gonna happen.

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Anonymous  
Years ago

Does he even have an Aus passport/citizenship?!?! Just because he was born here doesn't give it to him automatically.

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LanceUppercut  
Years ago

boxscore

http://nbcprobasketballtalk.files.wordpress.com/2013/07/usa-basketball-showcase-final-box-score.pdf

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Camel 31  
Years ago

Played for US (juniors FIBA) so must play for US
If cleared by US and FIBA may play for country of birth if of benefit to the sport in that country

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Speed44  
Years ago

D-Will ahead of Kyrie? No.

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YouknowME  
Years ago

There is no chance he will play for us now, and probably wasn't ever a chance... He did a lot of shit talking when here though. I don't really care, cant lose something you never had.

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