The Brooklyn Nets have suspended legendary keeper Kyrie Irving from playing or practicing on the team.
General manager Sean Marks announced Tuesday that Irving will “not play or practice” on the team unless or until he is vaccinated.
“Due to the changing state of the situation and after careful analysis, we have decided not to play or train Kyrie Irving on the team until she is qualified to be a full-fledged participant,” Marks said. said in a statement Tuesday morning.
“Kyrie has made a personal choice, and we respect her individual right to choose. Now choice restricts her ability to be a full-time team member, and we will not allow any member of the our team to participate part-time is available. “
New York City Major Bill de Blasio announced strict The Covid-19 vaccine order is for all buildings, restaurants and gyms in the state.
However, authorities have declared the Nets practice facility a “private office space” and thus saved from mandate.
Irving is willing to lose $ 16 million – nearly half of his annual $ 34 million salary because he doesn’t qualify to play 43 home games.
On Sunday, Nets coach Steve Nash said Irving’s condition was unclear.
“I think we know he’s not playing home games. We have to play without him this year. So it just depends on when, where and how many.”
The NBA used to tell it all players who refuse the Covid-19 mRNA vaccine will get their paychecks in every game they don’t.
Irving stands to lose $ 381,000 for every game he doesn’t make.
Until he lost some games and they asked him to come back
-? (@ RonChuck24) October 12, 2021
It’s no longer about health, and it’s already being shown
– DRO (@WhizDro) October 12, 2021
I really love how 12 months have gone @NBA plastered “BLM” all over these basketball courts, but next year will not allow a black player to play because of his immunization condition.
– Levi. D (@Just_Levi_D) October 12, 2021
@SeanMarkNetsGM separation of the modern day
– Satrinity ?? (@ satrinity402) October 12, 2021
Separation from our health record. The makers of the vax also say that their vax does not hinder the transfer. It’s not about health, it’s about the CCP’s style of global control.
– Crypto Gypsy (@CryptoGypsee) October 12, 2021