May 15, 2012 Congratulations Kyrie Irving View Gallery Following a Spectacular Season, the Rookie of the Year Award Goes to... 18.5 points per game. 5.4 assists per game. 30.5 minutes per game. His rookie numbers speak volumes, but there’s more to Kyrie Irving than just statistics. Born in Australia, educated at Duke and captivating Cleveland, the story of this humble 20-year-old has just begun. Nike congratulates Kyrie on his 2012 Kia Rookie of the Year honor. Tags nike basketball Related Stories Nike Celebrates Coach K and His 1,000 Wins Nike Air: Next is Now Rebirth of the Legend: The Nike Air Force 1 High "Nai Ke"