A difference, too, Irving said between Boston and Cleveland as sports cities: "Boston, I'm driving in and (thinking), 'I'm really playing in a real, live sports city?'".
Irving won the NBA's Rookie of the Year Award with the team in 2012, before becoming a four-time All-Star and one-time NBA Champion over six seasons.
"It's a really major city". The one from which he demanded a trade and then ended up in a place he calls "a real, live sports city". Irving would go on to talk about the differences in culture and food and people - obvious facts.
No matter Irving's intention with these recent comments, they will surely give fans another reason to heckle him Tuesday night in his first and only scheduled trip to Cleveland - unless the two teams meet in a spicy postseason series.
Yankees hurler Tanaka to start ACLS Game 1 in Houston
Louis Cardinals when they lost to the Boston Red Sox in six games. "Come to the field pretty early", said Alex Bregman . The Yankees' hopes lie in keeping games close and turning them over to what is probably baseball's best bullpen.
Honor 6C Pro unveiled with modest specs and sleek design
It is backed by a 3GB of RAM clubbed with 32GB of inbuilt storage, and it is further expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). Weighing around 145grams, the Honor 6C pro will feature a 13MP camera at the rear and an 8MP selfie-camera at the front.
Uber files appeal to stay in London
Uber's appeal is expected to take place on December 11. "The parties will be made aware of the [appeals hearing] date formally". A man poses holding a smartphone showing the App for ride-sharing cab service Uber in London on September 22, 2017.