Kyrie Irving listed as questionable for Game 2

LeBron James will have to carry the load Friday night as the Cavaliers face the Hawks in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

The Cavs announced Friday that Kyrie Irving will sit out Game 2 with left knee tendinitis. Irving traveled to see Dr. James Andrews Friday and his diagnosis (tendinitis) was confirmed and a treatment plan agreed upon.

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He will continue treatment and is currently liste

d as questionable for Sunday’s game in Cleveland.

In the Cavs’ 97-89 Game 1 win Wednesday, Irving had 10 points and six assists in 27 minutes.