Tag Archives: Kevin Love

Thompson and Love Looming Over the 2016 NBA Finals

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Golden State was on the verge of completing a deal to bring in the most dominant rebounder the league has seen in decades. Intense debates internally among members of the Warriors front office, as arguments became so intense NBA legend and Golden State consultant Jerry West threatened to resign if a deal was completed. Ultimately, the Warriors opted against dealing …

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Celtics Have to Be Active at Trade Deadline

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The Celtics have perfected basketball’s difficult balancing act. The team has made a nearly flawless transition from an aging team coming off a championship and little cap room into a legitimate contender in the Eastern Conference. Boston is poised to secure its eighth playoff appearance in the last nine years, while also collecting the most impressive arsenal of future draft picks. …

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Podcast: Trade Deadline Rapidly Approaching

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Only three days remain for teams to make their final preparations for a championship run in 2016. The February 18th trade deadline provides much intrigue, as numerous stars have appeared in trade rumors. Several franchise caliber players could be on the move, including Carmelo Anthony, Blake Griffin, Kevin Love, Al Horford, Dwight Howard and Brook Lopez have all been linked to …

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Fantasy Focus: A Star Emerges

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Karl-Anthony Towns may have needed a strong showing at the NCAA Tournament last year to establish himself as the top candidate for the 2015 NBA Draft, but he has wasted no time separating himself from the rest of his class in his debut season. The 7-foot center leads all rookies in rebounds (10.1 per game), shares the lead in scoring …

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Cavaliers Shake Up Begins with a Coaching Change

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Tyronn Lue isn’t accustomed to stepping over people. Two years into his tenure as an assist to the Cavaliers, Lue is doing just that, as he has been appointed the new coach of the team — not an interim coach — after Cleveland fired David Blatt Friday afternoon. The move comes just four days following an embarrassing 132-98 loss to Golden State, …

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Podcast: First Impressions From the Pre-Season

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For the first time in over five months, Cavaliers forward Kevin Love has participated in five-on-five drills at practice, leaving the only step left in his recovery: playing in an actual game. Cleveland was unsure of Love’s status throughout the summer, as he dislocated his left shoulder during the final game of the opening round of the playoffs. Love immediately …

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Return of Love Solidifies Cavaliers

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Kevin Love was true to his word. All season long, he reiterated his intentions to remain with the Cavaliers, only skepticism crept up as erratic rotations saw Love benched for prolonged periods of time throughout the regular season. Once Cleveland was defeated in the NBA Finals by the Warriors, Love persisted he would remain with the team, only he opted …

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Cavaliers Expect Love to Miss Entire Post Season

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Kevin Love had to wait six years, play thorough 439 games, and log more than 14,400 minutes before finally experiencing the NBA playoffs. Along the way, he had to survive the heckling of his teammates at the 2012 London Olympics, get traded from Minnesota to Cleveland, prove to everyone, including the most dominant player of his generation he can handle the …

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Podcast: The First Round Beat Downs

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The opening round of the 2015 NBA playoffs has featured three series sweeps, while Memphis has chance become the fourth team to go undefeated in the opening round tonight, and plenty of physical play. Dwight Howard was fouled hard in the second quarter and responded by scoring just three more points the rest of the night, while Kevin Love is …

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Cavaliers Eliminate Boston, Lose Love Indefinitely

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When Cleveland lost a member of its vaunted trio, the remaining duo carried the team into the Eastern Conference semifinals. The Cavaliers managed to complete an opening round series sweep of Boston with a 101-93 victory Sunday afternoon, even with Kevin Love limited to just seven minutes. 

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