Why Some Are Sending Cheers To NBA Player Kyrie Irving

As many were excited to hear about the NBA coming back, others were asking about the fate of the WNBA. It was only this past Saturday (July 25TH, 2020) that the WNBA season kicked off- according to sources the "WNBA season like no other will get underway with all 12 teams at a single site. WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert, league staff and the player’s union worked together on a plan to tip off the league’s 24th season at a single site during the coronavirus pandemic.

They coordinated on medical protocols and the logistics of playing in one location. After a couple of weeks in the bubble, the plan seems to be working."-sportstar.com

However not everyone may decide to come back on the court. Enters NBA player Kyrie Irving. Irving recently posted that he created a fund to help support those who decided not to come back due to the Coronavirus or other personal reasons.