Cavs' Kevin Love, smiling, on LeBron's performance: "It was alright."
Kevin Love fit in really well on that shot.
J.R. Smith passes on an open 3 to get Kevin Love one. He continues to play against type since the trade. Cavs lead, 49-43.
Klay Thompson today on nearly getting traded in summer for his little league teammate Kevin Love: "Crazy, right? Small world. Small world."
Kevin Love says that he and childhood friend Klay Thompson "had a laugh" at USA basketball about almost being traded for each other.
Kevin Love says he paid "a lot" of attention to trade rumors to GS. But when "LeBron got in touch w me, that was kind of put 2 an end."
Kevin Love spoke of his friendship with Klay Thompson growing up. "I have pictures of us playing little league together."
LeBron passes by Kevin Love after interview session: "Congrats GQ."
Random thought: can't wait to go through yesterday all over again in 2028, when Kevin Love returns to Wolves
We're always quick to say a guy traded to desirable team won't leave as free agent,but...Kevin Love, Goran Dragic, Rajon Rondo. We shall see
Kevin Love has 8 3's for Cleveland. Record against Pistons is 9, set by J.R. Smith.
Kevin Love has a chance at Kobe/Donyell Marshall's record of 12 threes in a game. He is 8-for-13 from 3 with 5 mins to go in the 3rd.
So Kevin Love is having a night (24 pts, 8 3s). LeBron: 10 pts, 9 ast, 4 rbs
Kevin Love now running guys off 3-pt line. Honest.
Quietly, Kevin Love's rim protection numbers (per @NBAstats) have improved dramatically. Was allowing 59.9% at Mozgov trade. Now 53.8%.
Enes Kanter with the Kevin Love-like outlet to... Serge Ibaka.
Kevin Love on the MSG crowd: "There was one point when we were talking on defense, and it was all that we heard."
Cavs up 81-55 after 3Q. LeBron 18p 7r 7a; Kevin Love 16p 16r; Kyrie 18p
Kevin Love. Elbow again. Bucket again. Really shouldn't be that hard.
Kevin Love at the elbow. Basket. Not surprising.
On missed dunk by Kevin Love, called it a pogo stick. Was thinking up, but legs didn't cooperate. He's fine. "I set us back with that one."
Also Kevin Love's play reminds me of Gilbert Arenas during Wall's rookie year. He looks lost, out of place, and in need of several hugs
Kevin Love's missed layup was the catalyst for the Wizards comeback. The dunk would have given the Cavs a 20pt lead, now its 14 at the half