Kyrie Irving says Nets don’t want to be a ‘flip the switch team’ after loss to Cavs

Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving
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Brooklyn Nets star guard Kyrie Irving speaks with reporters after losing a second straight game to the Cleveland Cavaliers (125-113) on Friday night. Irving says they need to be patient but don’t want to be a team that has to flip the switch down the road.

Irving scored 38 points, James Harden added 19 points and 11 assists for Brooklyn. The Nets played without forward Kevin Durant, who was held out as a precautionary measure as he continues his comeback from right Achilles tendon surgery: