Cavs' Irving to miss Saturday's game at Brooklyn

The Sports NetworkJanuary 2, 2014 

Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will miss his second straight game due to a left knee contusion.

Irving did not travel with the Cavs on Friday and will miss Saturday's road game against the Brooklyn Nets.

Irving was held out of Thursday's game against the Orlando Magic. An MRI on Wednesday confirmed the injury, which he suffered in Tuesday's loss to Indiana.

Irving is averaging 22.2 points and 6.1 assists in 31 games this season.

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