Charles Barkley lashes out at Kyrie Irving: 'You don't get vaccinated just for yourself'

Following the Brooklyn Nets’ 127-104 season-opening loss to the Milwaukee Bucks el martes por la noche, Barkley wasn’t happy with Irving’s absence from the team due to his decision to remain unvaccinated.

HAGA CLIC AQUÍ PARA OBTENER MÁS COBERTURA DEPORTIVA .

Kyrie Irving (11) of the Brooklyn Nets cheers from the bench during a preseason game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on Oct. 3, 2021 En los angeles, Calif.

Kyrie Irving (11) of the Brooklyn Nets cheers from the bench during a preseason game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on Oct. 3, 2021 En los angeles, Calif. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

New York’s vaccination mandate doesn’t allow Irving to play in home games. And since the Nets don’t want him as a part-time player, they decided he won’t play in road games either.

BUCKS BEGIN TITLE DEFENSE WITH 127-104 VICTORY OVER NETS

On Tuesday night, Barkley addressed the Irving saga onNBA on TNT.

Kyrie Irving (11) of the Brooklyn Nets looks on during the game against the Boston Celtics during Round 1, Juego 5 del 2021 NBA Playoffs on June 1, 2021 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Kyrie Irving (11) of the Brooklyn Nets looks on during the game against the Boston Celtics during Round 1, Juego 5 del 2021 NBA Playoffs on June 1, 2021 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

“En primer lugar, you don’t get the vaccine for yourself. You get it for other people,” Barkley said. “I got vaccinated, and I can’t wait to get the booster. You don’t get vaccinated just for yourselfYou get vaccinated for your family first, you get vaccinated for your teammates second.

EXPEDIENTE - En este junio 5, 2021, foto de archivo, Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving (11) reacts against the Milwaukee Bucks during the second half of Game 1 of an NBA second-round playoff series in New York. The NBA's Brooklyn Nets begin the season without star guard Kyrie Irving, who cannot play or practice at home because of a New York City vaccine mandate.  (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, Archivo)

EXPEDIENTE – En este junio 5, 2021, foto de archivo, Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving (11) reacts against the Milwaukee Bucks during the second half of Game 1 of an NBA second-round playoff series in New York. The NBA’s Brooklyn Nets begin the season without star guard Kyrie Irving, who cannot play or practice at home because of a New York City vaccine mandate. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, Archivo)

Categoría:

i898

Etiquetas:

, , , , , , , ,

los comentarios están cerrados.