The Brooklyn Nets again defeated the Los Angeles Lakers, who saw Anthony Davis suffer a sprained thumb in China on Saturday.
The Brooklyn Nets beat the Los Angeles Lakers but saw Kyrie Irving injured in a brief respite from a tumultuous week for the NBA in China.
After signing for the Brooklyn Nets in free agency, Kevin Durant said: "The cool thing right now is not the Knicks."
After joining forces at the Brooklyn Nets, Kyrie Irving has declared his plan to finish his NBA career alongside Kevin Durant.
A successful stint with the Golden State Warriors did not play on Kevin Durant's mind as he decided his future this year.
"We want to end our careers together," Irving said. "We want to do this as a team and what better place to do it than Brooklyn."
Kyrie Irving was elbowed in the face in practice on Tuesday, an incident in which he sustained a facial fracture.
Irving took an elbow to the face while playing in a pickup game Tuesday at practice and was taken to a hospital for further evaluation.
One of the newest members of the Nets suffered the injury Tuesday morning during a pickup game.
"Am I willing to accept a certain role on a basketball team? Yes," Anthony said on ESPN's "First Take" earlier this month.