Kyrie Irving of the Brooklyn Nets.
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The base of Brooklyn nets, Kyrie irving bought a house from the family of George Floyd, as revealed by the former NBA player Stephen Jackson.
According to what was stated by Jackson, who was a great friend of George Floyd, Irving and other celebrities showed kindness to the family of whom he inspired the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter.
“Kyrie Irving bought them a house. The manager of Lil Wayne bought them a Mercedes Benz. Barbra Streisand gave them Disney shares“, Revealed the former basketball player for” The Rematch. “
🙌🔟 Kyrie #Irving and the enormous gesture he had with George Floyd’s family 🏀
The Brooklyn Nets base had an attitude worthy of applause towards the environment of the American killed by the police on May 25th. Https://t.co/O5bE8cRPh8
– TyC Sports (@TyCSports) January 18, 2021
This version was confirmed by a source close to Kyrie Irving, who spoke with Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated and assured that hehe purchase of the property was made by the Brooklyn Nets player five or six months ago.
It should be remembered that George Floyd died last May after a police officer knelt on his neck for around 7 minutes. This event sparked a wave of protests across the country.
In sports, this Monday Kyrie Irving will miss his seventh straight game. The player has been inactive for various reasons, the most recent being that he was sanctioned with a mandatory quarantine after being caught at a party without respecting sanitary measures.
ESPN Story on Kyrie Irving missing the Nets ’Monday night game against Milwaukee: https://t.co/dx9wucsf5V
– Malika Andrews (@malika_andrews) January 18, 2021