NBA star Kyrie Irving, who refused to be vaccinated, shared his thoughts after it was announced that his team would not be able to take part in matches and training.
After the Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving, who did not accept to be vaccinated, announced that he would not take part in matches and training, the NBA star expressed that not being vaccinated was the best decision for him.
Making a statement on his Instagram live broadcast, the star basketball player stated that he did not want to lose his salary or the opportunity to fight for the championship with his team because there was no vaccine, but that it was the best decision for him not to be vaccinated against Covid-19. “I never want to give up my love and dream,” he said.
Regarding the deduction from his salary due to Covid rules in New York, Irving said, “It’s not always about money, it’s about choosing the best for yourself. Do you really think I want to lose money?” made the statement.
Noting that the decision of the star basketball player was also not political, he said, “Again, this is not about the Nets, it is not about the organization, it is not about the NBA, it is not about politics. It is just about the freedom of what I want to do.” spoke his words.