“I feel good,” Irving said. “Being out gave time to slow down, get healthy and put an emphasis on my body. Early in the season, I had three broken bones in my face & I got hit again in China. I think that’s what attributed to my shoulder impingement, trying to make up for lost time.”
We highlighted some of the key quotes from his postgame interview in which he discusses the loss, his shoulder, leadership and adjusting to a 3-guard rotation.