Sources: Anthony Davis doesn't prefer Boston because Kyrie Irving might not re-sign

Sources: Anthony Davis doesn't prefer Boston because Kyrie Irving might not re-sign

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Sources: Anthony Davis doesn't prefer Boston because Kyrie Irving might not re-sign

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The takes are coming in hot today. Here’s a scorching report from Yahoo’s Chris Haynes:

Regarding team preferences, Boston is not a top target for Davis, sources said. There’s a growing belief of uncertainty that Kyrie Irving will re-sign with Boston, sources said, even though he vowed to do so at the beginning of the season.

Huh? You’re trying to tell me this guy:

is having second thoughts about re-signing in Boston?

Hold on a minute, I recognize that smell. It’s…. posturing and it’s emanating from Davis’ agent Rich Paul.

Let’s be crystal clear – Paul wants AD on the Lakers with LeBron James and he wants it ASAP. I’ll defer to @dangercart who deftly explained this logic on Twitter:

And here are a few other hot takes from around the NBA:

Via Tom Haberstroh of NBC:

“Ainge will do what he can, but I don’t think AD wants to be there,” said one Eastern Conference executive.

We’re one day into this and I already have a migraine.

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