Kyrie Irving Weight, Early Career, Biography, and Net Worth

 Kyrie Irving Weight, Early Career, Biography, and Net Worth

 

Kyrie Irving Weight – Kyrie Andrew Irving, professionally known by the name Kyrie Irving is an American professional basketball player. He plays for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

He plays in the point guard position and wears shirt number 11. Cleveland Cavaliers selected him with the 1st overall pick in the first round of 2011 NBA draft. He played for the Cavaliers from 2011 to 2017 before joining the Celtics. He helped the United States to win the FIBA World Cup in 2014.

Kyrie Irving Weight, Early Career, Biography, and Net Worth

He is also an occasional actor and has appeared in the 2018 film, Uncle Drew. He has over 12.4 million followers on his Instagram.

Kyrie Irving stands at a height of 1.91 m i.e. 6 feet and 3 inches tall. He has a body weight of 193 lbs i.e. 88 kg. He has an athletic body build. He has dark brown eyes and his hair color is also dark brown. He wears a shoe of size 12 (US).

Early Career

As a teenager, he played for the Road Runners of the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU).He played his freshman and sophomore years at Montclair Kimberly Academy, where he led the team to first New Jersey Prep B state title.

He then transferred to St. Patrick High School, where he led the team to its third New Jersey Tournament of Champions title in four years.

Kyrie Irving Weight, Early Career, Biography, and Net Worth

He helped USA East to win the tournament title in the Nike Global Challenge in August 2009, where he was named MVP of the tournament.

He helped St. Patrick to win the Union County Tournament championship.

He was selected to the 2010 Junior National Select Team.

He also played in the 2010 McDonald’s All-American Game and the 2010 Jordan Brand Classic. He was named MVP along with Harrison Barnes.

Duke University

He enrolled at Duke University, where his performance made him a strong contender for NCAA Freshman of the Year.

The game against Arizona at the NCAA Tournament became his last game at the college level. He forgo his final three seasons at Duke to enter the 2011 NBA draft.

Biography

Kyrie Irving was born on 23 March 1992. He was born to American parents, Drederick Irving, a father, and Elizabeth Irving, a mother. He belongs to black ethnicity. His birth place is in Melbourne, Victoria, in Australia. His zodiac sign is Aries.He follows Christianity religion. He has 2 siblings, Asia, an older sister, and London, a younger sister. His father played college basketball at Boston University. Upon completing college career, his father moved to Australia to play professional basketball for the Bulleen Boomers in the SEABL.

Kyrie Irving Weight, Early Career, Biography, and Net Worth

Thus, Kyrie was born in Australia. And he holds dual American and Australian citizenship. When he was two years old, his family moved back to the United States. He grew up in West Orange, New Jersey.

He attended Montclair Kimberley Academy and St. Patrick High School. After graduating from high school, he attended Duke University, where he attended only for a year and declared himself for the 2011 NBA draft.

Kyrie Irving has a daughter named Azurie Elizabeth Irving, born on 23 November 2015. His daughter’s middle name Elizabeth was given to her in honor of his late mother.Kyrie Irving Weight, Early Career, Biography, and Net Worth

He was romantically linked with Callie Rivers, Andrea Wilson, Hannah Stocking, Natalie Garibotto, Kehlani, and Chantel Jeffries.

He speaks for the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and supported their protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. Irving and his sister were officially welcomed into the Standing Rock Sioux tribe in August 2018. His mother was a member of the tribe before her adoption.

Net Worth

He signed a five-year contract extension for $90 million with the Cavaliers in July 2014. He has also appeared in Pepsi Max commercials in 2012.He launched his PSD Underwear collection in 2015. He has also appeared in Nike ad. He has signed an endorsement deal with Foot Locker, Skullcandy, and EA Sports. As of 2019, his net worth is estimated at around $50 million.

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