Nets haven’t discussed long-term extension with Kyrie Irving yet, team wants him playing more when he’s not injured

  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
·3 min read
In this article:
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.

Kristian Winfield: Sean Marks says he hasn’t discussed a long-term extension with Kyrie Irving yet, and that Kyrie has to decide on his player option as well: “I think that’s been something we’ve been discussing and that’s something we’ll debrief on.”
Source: Twitter @Krisplashed

What’s the buzz on Twitter?

Barbara Barker @meanbarb
marks doe NOT commit to keeping Kyrie. pic.twitter.com/EhYK0u4zes12:43 PM

Nick Friedell @NickFriedell
Marks, when asked if he has any regrets bringing Kyrie back midway through the year and upsetting the rhythm the Nets had: “Do I regret bringing a player of his caliber back? No.” – 12:37 PM

Barbara Barker @meanbarb
When asked if he regrets bringing Kyrie back as part time player, he says no. pic.twitter.com/ZJs7o37gSU12:37 PM

Ian Begley @IanBegley
Sean Marks didn’t want to make definitive comment when asked about Kyrie Irving’s future. Marks notes he made mistake before 21-22 training camp when he said he expected to ink Irving, Durant & Harden to extensions. He didn’t want to make public comment on potential signing again – 12:30 PM

Nick Friedell @NickFriedell
When asked if the organization is committed to Kyrie long-term, Marks is non-committal — noting that he will have conversations with Kyrie in person in the near future and go from there. – 12:20 PM

Brian Mahoney @briancmahoney
Marks acknowledges that there must be talks with Kyrie about playing more when he’s not injured:
“I think those are going to be discussions. It’s a team sport and you need everyone out on the court.” – 12:18 PM

Brian Lewis @NYPost_Lewis
Sean Marks on if the #Nets are committed to Kyrie Irving long-term: “Thats something we’ve been discussing and we’ll continue to debrief on & discuss throughout this offseason.” Adds he made a mistake in predicting Irving would sign last year & the player has decisions too. #Nets12:17 PM

Kristian Winfield @Krisplashed
Sean Marks says he hasn’t discussed a long-term extension with Kyrie Irving yet, and that Kyrie has to decide on his player option as well: “I think that’s been something we’ve been discussing and that’s something we’ll debrief on.” – 12:15 PM

Brian Lewis @NYPost_Lewis
Kyrie Irving’s future, ‘culture’ issues on long list of questions for #Nets brass nypost.com/2022/05/10/kyr… via @nypostsports9:04 PM

Kyrie Irving @KyrieIrving
Live on Twitch.tv/Kai11xirving1:23 PM

More on this storyline

Brian Mahoney: Sean Marks non-committal on Kyrie Irving’s future. Says the Nets want a player who will be available, among other things. -via Twitter @briancmahoney / May 11, 2022

Alex Schiffer: Asked about extending Kyrie Irving, Sean Marks points out his “sign, sealed, delivered” line last season on Irving and Harden and how it didn’t become reality. Holding off on calling his shot again after how that went. -via Twitter @Alex__Schiffer / May 11, 2022

Michael Scotto: Kyrie Irving on a possible Nets extension: “I don’t plan on going anywhere.” -via Twitter @MikeAScotto / April 26, 2022