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Cavs take Duke point guard Irving with No. 1 pick


By Brian Mahoney, AP Basketball Writer

NEWARK, N.J. -- Kyrie Irving headed to Cleveland as the No. 1 pick minutes after the NBA draft started.

Jimmer Fredette had to wait hours to officially become a member of the Sacramento Kings.

Plenty other players, from veterans to picks, were on the move Thursday night in a draft that some considered a dud but certainly wasn't dull.

There was no chance the Cavs would deal Irving.

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