Kyrie Irving out vs the Mavs with shoulder injury

Kyrie Irving
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Kyrie Irving will not be available for the home game of the Brooklyn Nets against the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday.

Irving is dealing with a right shoulder injury and will miss another Nets game this season.

Brooklyn has been unstoppable lately, being on an eight-game winning streak and climbing to second in the Eastern Conference (22-12).

Irving has been averaging 27.4 points, 4.7 rebounds and 5.9 assists in 24 games for the Nets.