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Why Kyrie Irving is refusing to be vaccinated.

The Brooklyn Nets have told Kyrie Irving to stay away from the team until he is vaccinated against COVID-19, as he is currently ineligible to play at the Barclays Center due to New York City requirements, However, reports emerged Tuesday night about why he has been reluctant to get the vaccine so far. Nets general manager Sean Marks stated that a decision had been reached between him and team owner Joe Tsai that Irving would not be allowed to be a part-time player this season and therefore , you had to be vaccinated to be able to participate fully.

However, on Tuesday night, Athletics Shams Charania published an article in which it claimed that it had been informed by various sources that Irving is not against vaccines, but is upset that people are losing their jobs due to the mandates. of vaccines. The 29-year-old has explained this position to his teammates. For Irving, it goes against a perceived control of society and people's livelihoods, sources say, and it is a decision he believes to be the right one.

Kyrie wants to be a voice for the voiceless, said a source. Right now, 96% of NBA players are currently vaccinated against COVID-19, and Irving's stance on this issue, unless it changes, should hit him financially. By not playing in the Nets' home games, Irving would lose just over $16 million from his salary, while his $186 million extension would suddenly be on hold. However, given the Nets' stance on this issue, Irving could lose even more money than that. “Kyrie made a personal choice, and we respect her individual right to choose,” Marks said in a statement Tuesday.

Currently, the election restricts your ability to be a full-time team member, and we will not allow any member of our team to participate with part-time availability. It is imperative that we continue to build chemistry as a team and remain true to our long-established values. a long time ago of union and sacrifice.

Our championship goals for the season have not changed, and to achieve these goals, every member of our organization must pull in the same direction. We are excited about the start of the season and look forward to a successful campaign that will make the City of Brooklyn proud.

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