Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to honor Celtics star Irving

Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving is set to be honored by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe next week in North Dakota, according to a statement released Friday.Irving, whose mother, grandparents and great grandparents were part of the tribe, tweeted support during the standoff over the Dakota Access Pipeline two years ago.”My prayers and thoughts are with everyone protesting at Standing Rock, I am with you all. #NoDAPL Defend the Sacred,” he tweeted then.The tribe says it will honor him in a ceremony in Fort Yates, N.D. that “will include a naming ceremony, performances and a community feed.”The event is open to the public.

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