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Nets' star Kyrie Irving says he forfeited $100M to remain unvaccinated

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

Kyrie Irving says he gave up a $100 million deal to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19.
Speaking during the Brooklyn Nets media day Monday, the star guard said he turned down a four-year extension prior to the 2021-2022 season, ESPN reported .
"I gave up four years, 100-and-something million deciding to be unvaccinated and that was the decision," Irving said. "contract, get vaccinated or be unvaccinated and there's a level of uncertainty of your future, whether you're going to be in this league, whether you're going to be on this team, so I had to deal with that real-life circumstance of...
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Vaccine refusal cost me $100 million, says NBA superstar

Vaccine refusal cost me $100 million, says NBA superstar

2 monthes ago   |   By RT

Kyrie Irving has refused to be vaccinated against Covid-19
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving says that he missed out on a four-year, $100 million extension to his contract last season due to his opposition to the Covid-19 vaccine.
Irving was forced to skip home games from the beginning of the 2021-22 season up until late March amid rules imposed in New York surrounding vaccine mandates, and said at a press event on Monday that he rejected a contract extension from the Nets because he said if felt like he was being handed a financial “ ultimatum” to be vaccinated.
“I gave up four years...
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Nets' star Kyrie Irving says he forfeited $100M to remain unvaccinated

Nets' star Kyrie Irving says he forfeited $100M to remain unvaccinated

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

Kyrie Irving says he gave up a $100 million deal to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19.
Speaking during the Brooklyn Nets media day Monday, the star guard said he turned down a four-year extension prior to the 2021-2022 season, ESPN reported .
"I gave up four years, 100-and-something million deciding to be unvaccinated and that was the decision," Irving said. "contract, get vaccinated or be unvaccinated and there's a level of uncertainty of your future, whether you're going to be in this league, whether you're going to be on this team, so I had to deal with that real-life circumstance of...
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