Kyrie Irving & the Dallas Mavericks: A Marriage of Necessity

Omar Zahran
8 min readFeb 18

Kyrie Irving’s image reboot and the Mavs quest for a second star. Looking at a trade where the two parties desperately needed each other.

The NBA trade deadline this year is likely one of the most active that we have seen in quite a few years. The highlight of this deadline is without a doubt the trading of Kevin Durant from Brooklyn to Phoenix. Anytime an…