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Report: Kyrie Irving is Knicks top target in 2019 free agency

Report: Kyrie Irving is Knicks top target in 2019 free agency
Published On: Thu, Sep 13
Jan 3, 2016; New York, NY, USA; Atlanta Hawks forward Kent Bazemore (24) drives against NewYork Knicks forward Derrick Williams (23) during the fourth quarter at Madison Square Garden. New York Knicks won 111-97. Mandatory Credit: Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports

The Celtics are reportedlyA optimisticA about re-signingA Kyrie IrvingA in unrestricted free agency next summer.

But theya€™ll face competition.

A. Sherrod Blakey of NBC Sports Boston the Bulls Talk podcast:

I can tell you right now, the New York Knicks, he is their No. 1 target. Ia€™ve spoken with people within that organization. They have made it absolutely crystal clear to me that, if they had their pick of guys that are going to be in the free agent market this summer, Kyrie would be their first, second, third and fourth choice.

This is the effect of Irvinga€™sA vague statementsA on his future with Boston. Other teams see him as attainable.

Irving wona€™t be next summera€™s best free agent.A 

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