|Oct. 26 9:16 PM PT10:16 PM MT11:16 PM CT12:16 AM ET4:16 GMT12:16 9:16 PM MST11:16 PM EST8:16 UAE06:160:16 ET11:16 PM CTNaN:� - Irving scored 29 points and the Cavaliers beat the New York Knicks 117-88 on Tuesday night in the NBA season opener.
Analysis: Irving scored 19 in the third quarter to turn a tight game into a rout, a reminder of the rare scoring ability Irving has. Another example came when he splashed a 3 in Stephen Curry's face to give the Cavs their first championship in franchise history.
|Oct. 18 6:07 PM PT7:07 PM MT8:07 PM CT9:07 PM ET1:07 GMT9:07 6:07 PM MST8:07 PM EST5:07 UAE (+1)03:0721:07 ET8:07 PM CTNaN:� - On the night Cleveland got its starting lineup from Game 7 of last season's NBA Finals together for the first time in this exhibition schedule, now that J.R. Smith has re-signed, Irving left in the second quarter of the Cavaliers' matchup against Washington with a left calf strain.
Analysis: Irving, who went scoreless in 10 minutes, joined a long list of players who are dealing with aches and pains as the preseason winds down.