3:09 AM EDT, Sun May 24, 2015
News-Herald May 16, 2015
Bob Finnan's NBA notes: Boston Celtics could bid for Kevin Love if he opts out of contract

Bob Finnan's NBA notes: Boston Celtics could bid for Kevin Love if he opts out of contract

Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin finished second in the Executive of the Year voting.Griffin is going to be just as active this summer as he was last year - maybe more.Two of the team's brightest stars - LeBron James and Kevin Love - can opt out of their contracts and become unrestricted free agents.
Akron Beacon Journal May 14, 2015

Cavaliers notebook: Players, coaches adjusting to life without Love; LeBron James not ready to look back just yet

CHICAGO: Now that they’ve had a few games to adjust to life without Kevin Love, the consensus within the Cavaliers is simple. They’d rather have him, but they’re figuring out how to get by without him.Part of the intrigue with Love was the way he spaced the floor and opened driving lanes for Kyrie Irving and LeBron James. But now Irving is hobbling around on two flat tires, which makes driving difficult regardless of the traffic. “We sort of went through a metamorphosis without Kevin,” coach David Blatt said. “We’ve had to adjust how we play offensively, the reads and the looks...
News-Herald May 9, 2015
Bob Finnan's NBA notes: Kyrie Irving's foot injury crucial to Cleveland Cavaliers

Bob Finnan's NBA notes: Kyrie Irving's foot injury crucial to Cleveland Cavaliers

It does no good reminiscing about Kevin Love's shoulder injury. As LeBron James said the other day, Love is done for the year and he's not coming back. He might not be ready for the start of training camp.But what's significant in the here and now is point guard Kyrie Irving's strained right foot.

The top 5 Los Angeles Lakers stories of the week

An update on Kevin Love generated the most attention on the Lakers front this week. The Cavaliers are concerned. 1. It's been quiet leading up to the NBA Draft lottery, but the latest ripple on the free agency front is a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports that the Cleveland Cavaliers have "legitimate fear" Kevin Love will walk as a free agent. The Los Angeles Lakers will certainly be linked to Love until he has a fresh contract signed, so don't expect this to go away anytime soon. 2. The NBA Draft combine is the next stop for the incoming rookie class. Or most of it, at least....

Cavaliers fear Love leaves: "Likely" for Lakers?

Could the Lakers be Kevin Love's most likely option if he leaves Cleveland? Some reports are pointing that way. Kevin Love was recently declared out for the season after undergoing surgery to repair a dislocated shoulder. The only way that absence could be made worse for the Cleveland Cavaliers would be if Love left for good this summer, which according to recent reports is not as unlikely as it would have seemed at the beginning of the season. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Cavaliers organization has a "legitimate fear" Kevin Love leaves in free agency this summer (as...
Plain Dealer May 7, 2015

Kevin Love on Cavaliers' Game 2 win over Bulls, the crowd's ovation and moving on from Kelly Olynyk play

Kevin Love returned to The Q and tells NEOMG he was touched by the crowd and proud of his team's play.

Lakers free agency rumors: Cavaliers 'legitimately fear' Kevin Love will leave, according to report

Kevin Love's future has the Cavaliers worried. The Cleveland Cavaliers are locked up with the Chicago Bulls in the Eastern Conference semifinals, but their real battle might be off the court. The front office has "legitimate fear" that Kevin Love will leave the Cavaliers as a free agent this summer, according to an interview Adrian Wojnarowski gave on the Dan Patrick Show. Love took a back seat role on the Cavaliers, struggling to find his way after spending most of his career as the No. 1 option in Minnesota. Love's shoulder injury not only hurt Cleveland's chances of making a run to the...
CelticsBlog May 6, 2015

Rumor: Will Kevin Love leave the Cavs for the Lakers?

Love Again If you thought that last year's "Summer of Love" was intolerable, I have bad news for you.  The sequel is usually not any better. Kevin Love watch is officially on now that he's (likely) out for the playoffs. Cavaliers reportedly have 'legitimate fear' that Kevin Love leaves as free agent - SBNation.com "I think he has all year long looked longingly at free agency and the possibility of what else is out there," Wojnarowski said of Love. The Cavaliers were hoping that a playoff run full of big moments for the star forward could convince him to stick around in a supporting role...
Plain Dealer May 6, 2015

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love makes first public appearance following surgery during Game 2 vs. Chicago Bulls

Kevin Love received a standing ovation in his first appearance at Quicken Loans Arena since undergoing shoulder surgery.
CSN Washington May 6, 2015

Pick and Roll: Did the Cavs make a mistake trading Wiggins for Love?

This week on Pick and Roll: Who's the second most important Wizard, after John Wall, in their second-round playoff match-up. What does the hiring or Billy Donovan in OKC mean for KD 2 DC and did the Cavaliers make a mistake trading Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love.
Fear The Sword May 6, 2015

LeBron James considering a change of mindset without Kevin Love

LeBron puts it on himself to be more aggressive with the Cavs shorthanded The Cleveland Cavaliers were missing forty percent of their starting lineup Monday night against the Chicago Bulls. But at some points, it felt they were missing sixty percent. While the stat line of LeBron James would land most players on the podium post-game, his inconsistent effort and focus burdened the Cavs throughout the night. On Tuesday LeBron hinted towards upping his aggression levels with Kevin Love outside of the lineup: "I think I may have to change my mindset a little bit obviously with Kev being...
Plain Dealer May 5, 2015

Charles Barkley on Cleveland Cavaliers' chances: 'They can't win without Kevin Love'

The Cleveland Cavaliers spent the early hours of Tuesday morning dissecting film of their Game 1 loss against the Chicago Bulls, their first stumble in the postseason.
News-Herald May 4, 2015

Cavs fans still feeling the love

The same question was posed to Joanne Pinto and other fans May 4 before Game 1 of the Cavaliers-Chicago Bulls playoff series at Quicken Loans Arena.Can the Cavs prevail in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal series minus the services of starting power forward Kevin Love?Love, part of the Cavs' "Big Three" along with LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, is done for the season after suffering a shoulder injury in Game 4 of the first-round series against Boston.
Blog a Bull May 4, 2015

Bulls vs. Cavaliers game one final score: Chicago takes game one behind multi-faceted attack

The Bulls have opened the series in the right way, taking game one from the hosting Cleveland Cavaliers in a 99-92 victory where they led pretty much wire-to-wire. The Bulls started out with the same scorching-hot start as they did in their close-out win over the Bucks, and in a similar fashion. Mike Dunleavy was on fire in the first quarter, hitting 5 shots and netting 13 points. The Bulls also were controlling the glass, as they were up against a Cavs starting lineup that included the embalmed Mike Miller in place of the injured Kevin Love. The Bulls quickly had a 16 point lead. The...

Kevin Love Photos

Cavaliers Player News

  • 11

    LeBron James

    Game 3: Golden State Warriors vs Houston Rockets open thread

  • 4

    Kyrie Irving

    Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving gets in some work, but his status for Game 3 against the Hawks is still up in the air

  • 4

    Tristan Thompson

    Bob Finnan's NBA notes: Tristan Thompson's free-agent value is increasing

  • 1

    Iman Shumpert

    Cleveland Cavaliers' Iman Shumpert proves to be Eastern Conference finals Game 2 difference maker

  • 1

    Matthew Dellavedova

    Matthew Dellavedova, coffee addict; plus LeBron gives a pregnant fan advice: Game 2 broadcast diary

  • Kevin Love

    LeBron scores 31, J.R. Smith sets playoff high with 28 points in Cavs 97-89 Game 1 win over Hawks

  • J.R. Smith

    Breaking down J.R. Smith's big night for Cleveland: An X's and O's look

  • Timofey Mozgov

    Cavaliers vs. Bulls: Game 6 first-quarter recap

  • James Jones

    James Jones plays big in Cleveland Cavaliers' Game 2 victory over Chicago Bulls

  • Mike Miller

    Ira Winderman: Time to legislate away NBA hack attack