Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving fractured knee cap on his left knee ends his season

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Cleveland Cavaliers have announced on Friday that guard Kyrie Irving has suffered a broken knee cap in his left leg that placed him on the shelf for the remainder of the 2015 National Basketball Associations Finals. Cavaliers guard Matthew Delladedova will replace Irving on the starting lineup in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday and for the remainder of the best of the series.

Cleveland guard Kyrie Irving will have surgery to repair a broken knee cap on his left leg

The Cleveland Cavaliers management on Friday announced the bad news that their guard Kyrie Irving who suffered an injury to his left knee during the overtime period of the Cavaliers 108-100 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night in the first game of the best of seven National Basketball Association Finals has a broken knee cap on his left leg that will end his playing time in the remainder of the basketball tournament.
The Cavaliers management announced on Friday that Irving will have an operation to repair the broken knee cap on his left leg in Cleveland.Clinic in Cleveland Ohio in the next few days.
The Cavaliers will replace Irving on the starting lineup with his backup Matthew Delladova. Irving had his left knee examined on Friday at the Stanford Sports Medicine Clinic which revealed a broken left knee cap.
The recovery time from a broken left knee cap after the surgery is expected to be at least three to four months before Irving can resume playing in any basketball related activities.
The Cavaliers are seeking to win their first National Basketball Association Championship in the history of their franchise which began operations as an expansion team in 1970.
Irving had tendinitis on his left knee that limited his playing time during the Eastern Conference playoffs. The Cavaliers do not have the services of forward and center Kevin Love who suffered a dislocated left shoulder during the first round of the Eastern Conference of the playoffs.
Even though the Golden State Warriors have a 1-0 series lead in the best of seven National Basketball Association Finals, the chances of the Cavaliers winning the National Basketball Association Finals has taken a severe hit. Cavaliers first year coach David Blatt will be facing the challenge of getting his players to believe they still can win their first basketball championship without Irving on the starting lineup.

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