Kyrie Irving Unsigned 2012-13 Panini Elte Class Masters Card. Card is in NM-Mint condition. Kyrie Andrew Irving (born March 23, 1992) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Irving was born in Melbourne, Australia but grew up in West Orange, New Jersey. He played collegiately at Duke University before being selected with the first overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft by the Cavaliers. Since being in the NBA, Irving has achieved a number of accolades including being the 2011–12 NBA Rookie of the Year and the 2014 NBA All-Star game MVP.