Kevin Love out of Cavs 4th-quarter rotation; time to entertain idea (again) of him coming to Celtics?

After winning their first 10 postseason games, the Cavaliers are suddenly knotted up 2-2 in a hard-fought series with the Raptors.  In Cleveland's back-to-back losses, Kevin Love shot a combined 5-for-23 from the floor (21.7%) for a total of just 13 points.  And despite logging 29 minutes in Game 3 and another 31 in Game 4, Love saw only six seconds of fourth-quarter action in...
Via Celtics Life
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Raptors Scola And Patterson Sent Cavs Love To The Bench

The Toronto Raptors Luis Scola and Patrick Patterson tag teamed the Cleveland Cavaliers Kevin Love into two terrible games in Toronto that saw the All-Star relegated to the bench in the fourth quarter by head coach Tryonn Lue.
Via Pro Bball Report
11 hours ago

VIDEO: Kevin Love Speaks On Injured Knee After Taking Tough Fall In Game 4

Kevin Love and the Cleveland Cavaliers suffered their second loss of the postseason, and their second in a row, in last night’s Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The major concern for Cavs fans right now is figuring out what is going on with Kevin Love. He’s not playing well offensively, he’s also struggling […] The post VIDEO: Kevin Love Speaks On Injured Knee After...
Via Cavs Nation
1 day ago

Kevin Love hurt his knee in Game 4, but should play in Game 5

Love says he's sore, but should be available for Game 4. If you saw Kevin Love limping off the floor during the third quarter of the Cleveland Cavaliers' Game 3 loss to the Toronto Raptors and panicked a bit, you can now relax. Love did hurt his knee after stepping on official's foot, but said after last night's game that he's fine and should play in Wednesday's Game 5. Cavs coach...
Via Fear The Sword
1 day ago

Kevin Love Expects To Play In Game 5 After Stepping On Ref's Foot

Kevin Love sat out the entire fourth quarter of the Cleveland Cavaliers' Game 4 loss to the Toronto Raptors after stepping on a referee's foot. Love injured the knee more than the ankle with the accident. "I think Kyrie [Irving] was shooting towards the end of the third quarter, and I stepped on the official's foot, and it didn't feel too great," said Love, who had a total of 13...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue: Kevin Love benching not due to injury

As the Cleveland Cavaliers made a big comeback in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Monday before falling to the Toronto Raptors 105-99, Kevin Love was nowhere to be found. The Cavaliers forward did not play any minutes in the fourth quarter and finished with 10 points and seven rebounds in 31 minutes. Was Love benched because of an injury? Because he wasn't playing well...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bismack Biyombo blocks both LeBron and Kevin Love

Bismack Biyombo has long been recognized as a rebounding and defensive stalwart in the league, but that recognition is reaching a new level during the playoffs. During Game 4 between the Toronto Raptors and Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday, Biyombo showed his defensive prowess by blocking a LeBron James alley-oop attempt, and then a Kevin Love dunk attempt. Here was the block on LeBron...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron, Kyrie not feeling Love’s Reggie Bush-LenDale White talk

Kevin Love left some of his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates perplexed with a comparison he used to describe them after the Cavs’ win over the Toronto Raptors in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Tuesday night. After the game, Love, who had 14 points, compared LeBron James and Kyrie Irving to USC’s former stellar running back tandem of Reggie Bush and LenDale White. James...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Love Just Wanted To Watch ‘Game Of Thrones’ After Cavs Swept Hawks

The Cleveland Cavaliers had just swept the Atlanta Hawks out of the NBA playoffs, but Kevin Love had more important matters to attend to. Sunday saw the Cavs hold on for a 100-99 win over the Hawks that completed their four-game sweep in the second-round series. Love played particularly well, scoring a game-high 27 points and hitting eight 3-pointers. But in his postgame press conference...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Love hurts shoulder after Kent Bazemore lands on it

Kevin Love gave Cleveland Cavaliers fans a scare when he hurt his shoulder after Kent Bazemore landed on it in the fourth quarter of Game 1 of his team’s Eastern Conference semifinals game against the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night. Love tried leaning into Bazemore to draw a foul but ended up taking the brunt of some serious contact: Kevin Love a bit shaken up after drawing...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

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