The 28-year-old point guard Kyrie Irving has self-imposed a “media blackout” for the 2020/21 NBA season. This isn’t a surprise because Kyrie does off-the-wall things all the time, but it is the first sign of the chaos that will surround the Brooklyn Nets.
He decided to avoid the media to ensure that his message is conveyed properly. This Casey Keirnan video from A.M. Hoops explains why the Media Blackout means Brooklyn will bounce early in the playoffs this coming season and what Kyrie needs to learn from his old teammate LeBron James.