Cavs rookie Irving strong in debut
Kyrie Irving was impressive in his Cavaliers debut, scoring a game-high 21 points in Cleveland’s 91-87 win over the Philadelphia 76ers during preseason play on Friday night.
Irving was taken with the No. 1 overall pick out of Duke in this year’s draft.
Irving started the game on the bench before logging 27 minutes. He shot 4 of 14 overall but made 13 of 15 attempts from the free-throw line.
Irving also tallied six rebounds and three assists with five turnovers.