Pierce Simpson examines why the conversation around Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving’s character is so irresistible, and why Kyrie’s actions prove that most of said speculation is unfounded on the latest episode of “More Explanation Needed.” In “an age of global disruption”, the seven-time NBA All-Star is an exemplary disruptor.
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Pierce Simpson on Player Empowerment (Draymond Green, Russell Wilson, & more) | More Explanation Needed
“At some point, this league has to protect the players.” Draymond Green’s recent press conference after a Warriors-Cavaliers game spotlights an ongoing source of tension in the NBA and beyond: Why are teams always regarded as making business moves when they want to trade players, but players are seen as being selfish if they want to initiate a move themselves?