Kyrie Irving shared a touching moment with his dad after his introductory press conference with the Boston Celtics.
Irving took his 1st Celtics jersey and handed it right to his father, Drederick, while giving him a hug and saying, â€œThank you, dad.â€�
That is what sports are all about â€” family is everything. Look at those smiles.
After giving his dad the gift, Irving took part in a photoshoot with another Celtics jersey on, and he seemed thrilled to wear it. He said:
â€œIâ€™m excited to get started. This is a very, very, very thrilling time, and I canâ€™t wait to share all this with you, as well as with the coaching staff, the ownership group and all my teammates. Letâ€™s get it. Celtic pride.â€�
Irving was moreover able to shock his dad with a home beautification for Fatherâ€™s Day. Itâ€™s been a fantastic summer for the Irving family.