The Boston Celtics begin their 2017-2018 NBA season by traveling to Cleveland for an opening battle again the Cavaliers, which means Kyrie is now a visitor in the Quicken Loans Arena.
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His odds at landing a standing ovation or a spattering of boos have probably been influenced by what he’s said about the Cavaliers, LeBron James, and the city of Cleveland since being traded to Boston. (According to SBNation)
"And now that I’m sitting here, it just echoes in terms of me just being very appreciative of not only the Cleveland fans and all of Ohio, as well as Bron in incorporating me into that special team we had in Cleveland. Because, I mean, three finals in a row, all the shared memories with [the teammates], they all know how I feel about them individually as well as the amount of love we have for one another. The brotherhood exists, even without all this, and it will continue. So that’s exactly where it is, and I’m very appreciative of it.” - Kyrie Irving