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Kyrie Irving will become an unrestricted free agent in 2019

"I'm feeling good", Irving said.

Those are the questions the Celtics hope to answer next season, when Irving returns to Boston's young and exciting roster. "So we'll see what management decides".

But Kyrie, who still hasn't started running as he rehabs from knee surgery, seems comfortable with the situation here overall.

"I mean it sucked, man", Irving said. And the fact that we're even having those conversations I'm a part of, I'm thankful for. While we love to hear a player say he wants to be a Celtic for life, that's not Irving's way.

This is all popping up as Danny Ainge and the Celtics weigh their options with Irving. Obviously the speculation from the outside, it's inevitable. "You work extremely hard to be able to play really well on that big of a stage".

If he waits until free agency next year, however, and then maxes out with the Celtics (the only team that can offer him a 5-year deal), he'd be in line to make $190 million.

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However, as The Ringer's Jonathan Tjarks states here, James could opt into the final season of his contract with Cleveland at $35.6 million and be shipped to Boston in a sign-and-trade. And his injury history won't affect that concept.

"It puts things at ease", said Irving, who added that he and Celtics' brass have had no talks about James potentially coming to Boston. One, because he could very well be a one-year rental, and two, because the Nuggets don't have the assets that other teams do, but on the off-chance that the Celtics and Nuggets make a deal for Irving, here are three possibilities for what that trade could look like.

"I think it's only natural to think about [if Irving was still here]".

"I don't really think for him the basketball decision of saying 'oh, let me go team up with three All-Stars, ' I think at this point in his life it's more so of a lifestyle thing, you know, 'where my family going to be the most comfortable at? You know, and just going into this year with the mindset of trying to win a championship".

"In this business, I've kind of experienced it all and I've seen a lot", Irving said (via NBA.com). "I'm pretty sure management and I will have a talk, but that talk won't happen now".

Boston acquired Irving in exchange for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and a pair of draft picks. And he left little doubt today that he's looking forward to getting back on the floor with his teammates.

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