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Shoot For The King, You Better Not Miss: A Happy Ending For Kyrie Irving Or Just Premature Vindication?

When Kyrie Irving announced his intention to leave LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers last summer, he sparked divorce proceedings that made Paul McCartney’s split with Heather Mills look a smooth, amicable resolution. The saga that dominated the summer was almost as box office as the play-off finals themselves, but few could have predicted the dust settling quite as it has. Leaving the best player in the world for Boston was seen as the equivalent of Jay-Z leaving Beyonce for one of the numerous young popstars he is perennially linked with.