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New Contract: The Cavs lock down Kyrie for another 5 years

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(WOIO) -

It's official, the Cleveland Cavaliers have Kyrie Irving for the next five years.

After meeting Monday night, Cavs owner Dan Gilbert confirmed it in a tweet this morning:

Looking forward to the next 6 years of @KyrieIrving in CLE. Just shook hands &intend to sign on the 10th.Cant be more excited about @cavs...

Soon after the former Duke point guard sent out his own tweet...

I'm here for the long haul Cleveland!!! and I'm ecstatic!! Super excited and blessed to be here and apart of something special.#ClevelandKID

Just last week the Cavs just drafted Andrew Wiggins #1 with their #1 draft pick.

Source say Irving's contract is set at five years, $95 million.

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