Kyrie Irving scores season-high 48 points in Nets’ win over Jazz

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New York Daily News

Everything changes when Kyrie Irving plays like a superstar. Irving exploded for a season-high 48 points in Brooklyn’s 117-106 win against the Utah Jazz on Friday in Salt Lake. He is now the Nets’ all-time franchise leader in games with at least 45 points scored. And it was a welcome sight given Irving’s offensive struggles since Kevin Durant exited the rotation with a sprained MCL. The Nets’ losing streak in games without Durant ends at four. Irving finished with 30 points in Thursday night’s loss to the Phoenix Suns, but he shot 3 of 16 through the first three quarters. He shot 11 of 27 in P…

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