Kyrie Irving has been the most criticized player in the league so far because of his choice for staying unvaccinated. As of now, he is a part-time player for the Brooklyn Nets since he is only allowed for away games due to New York City’s vaccine mandate. The Brooklyn Nets have been suffering from being shorthanded due to Kyrie’s vaccination, Kevin Durant’s injury and James Harden leaving the team for Philadelphia 76ers blaming Uncle Drew while wanting to hoop around Joel Embiid.
In the exchange on the deadline, the Nets got another star to their Big 3 to replace Harden as Ben Simmons joined the roster. Recently, the Milwaukee Bucks hosted the Brooklyn Nets at Fiserv Forum. After a closely contested and head-to-head match-up between the two. The shorthanded Nets under the leadership of Kyrie Irving got the dub. As the final box score stands at 126-123. Currently, the Brooklyn Nets missing most of their stars are ranked as the 8th seed in the eastern conference with the record of 32 wins and 29 losses at .525.
Kyrie Irving in the game dropped a season-high of 38 points and also added 5 assists and 5 rebounds while leading the team. He gets the most credit for the victory as grabbing the attention and running the offensive end he had most of his teammates wide open getting easy buckets. Dropping a season-high against the defending champions of the league was really a big deal for Irving. As he got emotional after winning the game and showed his father some love as he hugged him near the baseline.
Twitter reacts to Kyrie Irving showing some love to his father
Kyrie Irving after leading his team to a win against the Giannis Antetokounmpo led Milwaukee Bucks with a season-high performance was seen in tears. As he shared an emotional moment with his dad near the baseline with a long hug showcasing the relationship of love and support between them. The clip of the moment between the two stands viral on the internet as Kyrie always trends on Twitter for everything he does.
Twitter has thousands of reactions to offer on the clip. As fans around the globe again attack Kyrie Irving for staying unvaccinated and hugging his dad as he can spread COVID-19. Many also target him for being a part-time player and acting like he just won an NBA playoffs series or a championship. But still, some people respect his decision and also appreciate and praise him for having a moment with his dad. Find some of many such reactions posted by fans on Twitter here below: