The journey of the only black female NBA agent to represent Kyrie Irving

By | August 9, 2022

Sports Illustrated and also Strengthen Onyx highlight the varied trips of black females in sporting activity – from expert professional athletes to climbing celebrities, trains, execs and also even more – in the collection, She-evate: 100 Prominent Black Ladies in Sports.


Shetellia Riley Irving has actually never ever hesitated of her voice. Her previous functions in the amusement and also media sectors bordered her with identified good example that aided her sparkle; nevertheless, paying attention to her talk, it appears that she was birthed with a magnetic individuality. It’s evident that her stepson, basketball super star Kyrie Irving, sees her as a businesswoman. As Well As when Riley Irving– the only black lady presently standing for an energetic NBA gamer– approved the deal to become his representative, they both “won the champion,” she claims. Riley Irving has actually tackled her brand-new duty with grace and also importance (and also most notably, she places Kyrie’s benefits at facility court).