Did Nike cancel Kyrie
To that end, we've made the decision to suspend our relationship with Kyrie Irving effective immediately and will no longer launch the Kyrie 8,” a Nike spokesperson told Retail Dive. “We are deeply saddened and disappointed by the situation and its impact on everyone.”
Is Kyrie Irving sponsored by Nike
The Nets also suspended Irving for at least five games; he has missed four already. Irving signed with Nike in 2011 and had a signature line of shoes since 2014, with his annual endorsement deal believed to be worth at least $11m.
Is Nike still making kyries
Nov 4 (Reuters) – Nike Inc. on Friday suspended its relationship with Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving and canceled its next Irving-branded shoe release in the aftermath of his promotion of an anti-Semitic documentary.
Why was Kyrie suspended
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving, who was suspended for at least five games by the team for comments made after sharing a link to an antisemitic movie on social media, is due this week to miss his eighth consecutive game.
What NBA player has been suspended the most
Among those suspended, Metta Sandiford-Artest (then Ron Artest) and Latrell Sprewell faced the most serious punishments for on-court altercations; they were suspended 86 and 68 games, respectively.
Why did Kyrie burn sage
17. In their locker room before the game, Kyrie Irving lit ablaze some sage — a Native American ritual Irving has embraced to cleanse negative energy. Irving doesn't do this before every game, but he apparently still feels haunted by parts of his past on the Cavs. So he lit his torch.
How many games was Shaq suspended
The Lakers' Shaquille O'Neal drew a three-game suspension Monday for throwing punches and fighting with Chicago center Brad Miller on Saturday. NBA vice president Stu Jackson, who issued the suspension and a $15,000 fine, would not comment. The suspension will cost O'Neal about $800,000 in salary.