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Cavs source suggests Kyrie Irving chooses not to rack up assists

Cavs source suggests Kyrie Irving chooses not to rack up assists
Published On: Wed, Oct 10
Jun 22, 2016; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving greets the crowd during the Cleveland Cavaliers NBA championship celebration in downtown Cleveland. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

Boston CelticsA guardA Kyrie IrvingA is one of the NBA, but oneA Cavs sourceA says hea€™s limiting himself. Irving has received criticism because of his assist numbers in the past. Irvinga€™s career high of 5.9 assists per game came during his second season with the Cavs. Thata€™s not astonishing for an All-Star point guard, but hea€™s obviously an elite talent. The Cavs source says Irving could easily be a dominant passer, but he chooses to put himself first. The source considers himself a friend of Irving, but was harsh in his assessment of the stara€™s reasoning.

a€œJust to stick it up everyonea€™s ass,a€ said the source. a€œHe can do it any time he wants to.a€

During the time whenA LeBron JamesA first returned to the Cavs, the personnel pleaded with Irving to change his game.A 

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