Cavs want Irving for entire career

Updated: October 30, 2013, 8:12 PM ET
Associated Press

CLEVELAND -- Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has already had one superstar leave under his watch. He doesn't want it to happen again.

Gilbert said Wednesday night that he hopes to keep All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving around for his entire NBA career.

Unable to re-sign LeBron James to another contract in 2010, Gilbert said before Cleveland's home opener against the Brooklyn Nets that the Cavs hope Irving will stay long enough to lead them to an NBA championship.

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