Is Kyrie Irving playing tonight in Nets vs. Kings?

Losers of 11 straight, the Nets are in dire want of a win as they proceed their freefall within the Japanese Convention standings. Their struggles have been a product of harm, roster motion and the part-time availability of Kyrie Irving.

Since making his debut on Jan. 5, Irving has been out there solely for Nets away video games, the place he is made his presence felt and proven little indicators of rust.

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Nonetheless, with Kevin Durant and Joe Harris sidelined as a result of harm and the staff awaiting the debuts of newcomers Seth Curry, Andre Drummond and Ben Simmons, a shorthanded Nets roster turns into even thinner when Irving is unavailable for video games performed in Brooklyn.

The Nets want solutions, that are a lot tougher to search out at dwelling.

Is Kyrie Irving enjoying tonight?

On Monday, the Nets host the Kings at Brooklyn’s Barclays Middle, which means Irving can be unavailable to play as a result of New York Metropolis laws surrounding individuals unvaccinated for COVID-19.

Monday will mark the eighth dwelling sport that Irving will miss since making his Nets debut. Brooklyn has posted a 2-5 file in its final seven dwelling video games with out Irving.

Total, the Nets are 12-14 at dwelling this season.

Monitoring Kyrie Irving’s video games performed

Irving made his season debut on Jan. 5, 2022. Within the time since, Irving has appeared in all 14 street video games for which he has been eligible to play.

Date Opponent Outcome PTS REB AST
Jan. 5 at Pacers W, 129-121 22 3 4
Jan. 10 at Path Blazers L, 114-108 22 8 4
Jan. 12 at Bulls W, 138-112 9 4 3
Jan. 17 at Cavaliers L, 114-107 27 7 9
Jan. 19 at Wizards W, 119-118 30 3 7
Jan. 21 at Spurs W, 117-102 24 3 4
Jan. 23 at Timberwolves L, 136-125 30 6 5
Jan. 29 at Warriors L, 110-106 32 8 7
Feb. 1 at Suns L, 121-111 26 4 3
Feb. 2 at Kings L, 112-101 14 3 1
Feb. 4 at Jazz L, 125-102 15 3 6
Feb. 6 at Nuggets L, 124-104 27 5 11
Feb. 10 at Wizards L, 113-112 31 5 6
Feb. 12 at Warmth L, 115-111 29 5 5

By way of 14 video games, Irving is averaging 24.1 factors, 5.4 assists and 4.8 rebounds per sport whereas capturing 45.2 p.c from the sector and 36.8 p.c from 3-point vary.

The Nets are 4-10 with Irving within the lineup this season, although it’s value noting that accidents have sophisticated issues.

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When can Kyrie Irving play once more?

Irving can be eligible to return to motion on Saturday, Feb. 26 when the Nets journey to face the Bucks.

Of the Nets’ 11 remaining street video games, Irving is eligible to play in all however three – two journeys to Madison Sq. Backyard and Brooklyn’s remaining journey to Toronto.

Nets remaining schedule 2021-22

Because it stands, Irving is eligible to play in eight of Brooklyn’s remaining 26 video games.

Date Opponent Time Nationwide TV Is Kyrie Eligible?
Feb. 14 vs. Kings 7:30 p.m. No
Feb. 16 at Knicks 7:30 p.m. ESPN No
Feb. 17 vs. Wizards 7:30 p.m. No
Feb. 24 vs. Celtics 7:30 p.m. TNT No
Feb. 26 at Bucks 8:30 p.m. ABC Sure
Feb. 28 vs. Raptors 7:30 p.m. No
March 1 at Raptors 7:30 p.m. No
March 3 vs. Warmth 7:30 p.m. TNT No
March 6 at Celtics 1:00 p.m. ABC  Sure
March 8 at Hornets 7:00 p.m. Sure
March 10 at 76ers 7:30 p.m. TNT Sure
March 13 vs. Knicks 1:00 p.m. ABC No
March 15 at Magic 7:00 p.m. Sure
March 16 vs. Mavericks 7:30 p.m. ESPN No
March 18 vs. Path Blazers 7:30 p.m. No
March 21 vs. Jazz 7:30 p.m. NBA TV No
March 23 at Grizzlies 7:30 p.m. ESPN Sure
March 26 at Warmth 8:00 p.m. NBA TV Sure
March 27 vs. Hornets 7:30 p.m. No
March 29 vs. Pistons 7:30 p.m. No
March 31 vs. Bucks 7:30 p.m. TNT No
April 2 at Hawks 7:30 p.m. NBA TV Sure
April 5 vs. Rockets 7:30 p.m. No
April 6 at Knicks 7:30 p.m. ESPN No
April 8 vs. Cavaliers 7:30 p.m. No
April 10 vs. Pacers TBD No

*Daring signifies video games wherein Irving is eligible to play


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