Brooklyn Nets defender Kyrie Irving may return to the floor in an upcoming NBA regular season match against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Nets head coach Stephen Nash expects Irving to play against the Cavaliers. Kyrie missed six of Brooklyn’s last games for personal reasons.
Irving has averaged 27.1 points and 6.1 assists in seven NBA games this season.
Brooklyn (9-6) is fifth in the NBA’s Eastern Conference standings. The Nets will play against Cleveland on the night of January 20-21.