Kyrie Irving's criticism of teammates is justified - Paul Pierce | The Jump

  • Published: 15 January 2019
  • Jorge Sedano, Kevin Arnovitz and Paul Pierce of The Jump debate whether Kyrie Irving's criticism of his Boston Celtics teammates is fair, with Pierce explaining why Irving's frustrations are justified.

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  • Ke'Andre Green
    Ke'Andre Green  3 months back

    Kyrie has no right to criticize his teammates they almost made the finals without him but barely got past the first round with him playing the man isn’t close to a good leader

    • Agent J
      Agent J  7 months back

      He’s not a leader 😒Celtics was #1 seed in the east without him

      • AudiBoison
        AudiBoison  7 months back

        It's not justified.
        He wanted his own team and be the key player and leader, he has now got everything and now he blames his teammates experience.
        Seriously Celtics are so pathetic everything they do wrong, the media and league hold their hand over them and find excuses.
        Lets just be honest, Celtics have been overrated this offseason and season and they don't live up to their hype.
        Gordon Heyward is so overrated and overpaid by the Celtics.

        The Celtics don't have their version of Giannis, Lebron James, Steph Curry, Kawhi Leonard or Anthony Davis. They are stuck with their overrated Kyrie Irwing and Gordon Heyward.
        Where is that mighty Celtics team I read about all summer that would be "the team to beat in the east" and wipe the whole league away and dethrone the warriors? It can't be that pile of shit that has played this season.

        • Jeremiah C
          Jeremiah C  7 months back


          • Mark Young
            Mark Young  7 months back

            Its simple the NBA has gotten better.

            • Brother Buc
              Brother Buc  7 months back

              Ki joking right

              • Zachary Adkins
                Zachary Adkins  7 months back

                That's funny, not hearing any mention of Kyrie for MPV so he not having to special of a year. He'll be lucky to finish the season, he is ALWAYS injured.

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                  Josh Beebe  7 months back

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                    • Pratik Pawar
                      Pratik Pawar  7 months back

                      Tbh i am happy to hear that hez aiming for the championship.But I don't think its possible.

                      • The Soloosh
                        The Soloosh  7 months back

                        What even is "pantsed"?

                        • Frank N
                          Frank N  7 months back

                          Should of stayed with Lebron. Big dummy

                          • Roy Sears
                            Roy Sears  7 months back

                            And still no Brad Stevens criticism!!

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                              Tramaine Terrance  7 months back

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                              • MKpwn
                                MKpwn  7 months back

                                Bostons problem imo is that they have too many talented players with too much ego and no guy that is head and shoulders above everybody, which usually creates a hierarchy of sorts.

                                • Enson Balboa
                                  Enson Balboa  7 months back

                                  All I heard was “Yes Lebron Is the Goat”. Facts

                                  • Moses Jordan Reyno
                                    Moses Jordan Reyno  7 months back

                                    Trade Kyrie and Haward for AD and a scrub.

                                    • veronica vazquez
                                      veronica vazquez  7 months back

                                      Does anybody else here think that is not really a fear thing that the players have to be so rich wile a low-mid class family can’t afford to assist to this games ?

                                      • hoe hoe
                                        hoe hoe  7 months back

                                        Does anyone on that Celtics team like to play with Kyrie? It look like no one see Kyrie as a leader.

                                        • Heat
                                          Heat  7 months back

                                          hoe hoe Boston should trade all these young guys to new teams and show them how ruthless the league can really be if you don't have years in the league or aren't superstar level yet then stfu and Learn.

                                        • Heat
                                          Heat  7 months back

                                          hoe hoe Kyrie has already shown he's clutch and can be a superstar player.

                                      • dan hibiki
                                        dan hibiki  7 months back

                                        Kyrie to the Lakers confirmed!

                                        • Eric Cartman
                                          Eric Cartman  7 months back

                                          #15 on trending

                                          • Donotgotohypnoalthamaleskillsrepeat

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                                            • p.s. porrahis
                                              p.s. porrahis  7 months back

                                              Integrate and integer and integrity... hmmmmmm

                                              • Jumpman056
                                                Jumpman056  7 months back

                                                Didn't they almost make it to the finals without him last year?

                                                • Lil Dimer-x
                                                  Lil Dimer-x  7 months back

                                                  Gotta have the drive

                                                  • alexiioo
                                                    alexiioo  7 months back


                                                    • Wayne Won
                                                      Wayne Won  7 months back

                                                      LOOK AT HIS NECKBEARD ON THE THUMB NAIL HAHHAHAHAHAHHHAHHA

                                                      • It's Raining Men
                                                        It's Raining Men  7 months back

                                                        But then again what the Fuck do you know.

                                                        • 张耀鑫
                                                          张耀鑫  7 months back


                                                          • Franc Mittelo
                                                            Franc Mittelo  7 months back

                                                            Kyrie Irving knows little about winning championships. He was a sidekick. Sidekicks often think that they can be the Superhero, but being a hero is a different responsibility.
                                                            At my job, the people I supervise feel like I don't do anything, until I give them my role for a couple of days. Then they realize, they would rather just stick to their positions.

                                                            • William Estrada
                                                              William Estrada  7 months back


                                                              • DwadeFL4SHMV3
                                                                DwadeFL4SHMV3  7 months back

                                                                Bro I saw someone say if you put any other top 5 guard in the league on Boston instead of Kyrie they’d be the best in the east. I think that’s facts Kyrie isnt as good as everyone wants him to be plain and simple

                                                                • iBilly
                                                                  iBilly  7 months back

                                                                  Yeah it’s coming to LA 👀

                                                                  • Christopher Jones
                                                                    Christopher Jones  7 months back

                                                                    Kyrie lead teams to the lottery.

                                                                    • Freddy P
                                                                      Freddy P  7 months back

                                                                      Wish PP would advise the team like some of the greats did when he was there.. culture is what's missing

                                                                      • punizzzle
                                                                        punizzzle  7 months back

                                                                        Celtics aren’t compatible. LeBron deals with this on every team he’s on because he’s the most efficient player of all time (besides free throws). When it comes to carrying a team LeBron can willingly do that. On the other hand, Kyrie needs to integrate these guys to compliment his game

                                                                        • punizzzle
                                                                          punizzzle  7 months back

                                                                          But when LeBron complains it’s the end of the world... Bias

                                                                          • tip top
                                                                            tip top  7 months back

                                                                            As a point guard he has to speak up. It flows through him. Kyrie is great at his position but maybe he needs to find a way to jump his teammates off. Maybe it will come together for them.

                                                                            • Stephen Armstrong
                                                                              Stephen Armstrong  7 months back

                                                                              Kyrie has never lead a team in anything but losing. Boston is a better team without. His style play goes against the team Chemistry.

                                                                              • Chris Shanklin
                                                                                Chris Shanklin  7 months back

                                                                                Who tf says uncle kyrie😂😂😂

                                                                                • Nick J
                                                                                  Nick J  7 months back

                                                                                  "Was once pantsed by Ron Artest" lmao

                                                                                  • Chris A
                                                                                    Chris A  7 months back

                                                                                    once they start wining everything will be fine but kyrie knows now how hard it is to lead a team and he should've stood with lebron instead of wanting to leave cause if kyrie stayed i think lebron would've too

                                                                                    • Jamaal Shelton
                                                                                      Jamaal Shelton  7 months back

                                                                                      Where is the genius Coach who everyone claimed invented basketball?

                                                                                      • Swae Slime
                                                                                        Swae Slime  7 months back

                                                                                        celtics need to trade kyrie (won’t happen ik) this isn’t going to work you can tell they aren’t playing for each other, either get AD or get some picks

                                                                                        • Harlemkat121
                                                                                          Harlemkat121  7 months back

                                                                                          Kyrie needs to Shut up and dribble.

                                                                                          • Ricky Song
                                                                                            Ricky Song  7 months back

                                                                                            The Celtics DON'T NEED Kyrie and Hayward. Last year, the Celtics were incredible and they went to the Eastern Conference Finals. In my opinion, last year Celtics were way better than this year Celtic.

                                                                                            • Victor Vegas
                                                                                              Victor Vegas  7 months back

                                                                                              kyrie aint no leader. they made it to the ecf without him and almost won, hes the problem

                                                                                              • 41 Savage
                                                                                                41 Savage  7 months back

                                                                                                Im just waiting for @LeBeautiful's comment.