January 25, 2018, 4:39 pm
This isn’t a pressing issue so it’s not something hampering his play at the moment. Irving reportedly threatened to have surgery prior to this season if the Cavs didn’t trade him. “Irving needs minor knee surgery as a follow to the procedure he underwent during the 2015 Finals to repair his broken knee cap. It’s not pressing … but the procedure would ease some of the swelling and day-to-day pain he feels.” He’s not expected to miss any games this season.