Kevin Love RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kevin Love still getting comfortable playing center after initially being frustrated by switch

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Kevin Love was supposed to be much more comfortable this season. He was entering his fourth full year with the Cleveland Cavaliers -- all the growing pains in the past and able to laugh off the annual summer trade rumors. He was thrust into a more prominent offensive role following Kyrie..." October 20

  • Kevin Love: News of position shift was given by LeBron, not Ty Lue

    ABC News "Kevin Love said he learned he would be moving from starting power forward to starting center in the Cleveland Cavaliers' lineup during a casual conversation with LeBron James before Cavs coach Tyronn Lue formally introduced the change to him and the team. "I guess it wasn't really presented in..." October 11

  • Tyronn Lue Willing to Start Kevin Love at Center for Cavaliers

    Bleacher Report "Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue said Saturday that he may name Kevin Love his starting center for the 2017-18 season. According to's Dave McMenamin, Lue added that Tristan Thompson would come off the bench if Love starts at center. When asked about the benefits of Love..." October 01

  • Kevin Love’s AAU Coach Once Received $250,000 From Jay Williams’ Former Sports Agency

    Dime Magazine "The FBI’s announcement that it is in the midst of an investigation into college basketball sent shockwaves throughout the sports world. We saw the impact that it could have right away, when Louisville head coach and National Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Rick Pitino was essentially fired by the..." September 29

  • Kevin Love continues to laugh off trade rumors, says every summer feels like 'Groundhog's Day'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Kevin Love uses humor to shield himself from the incessant trade rumors he's been forced to accept. So once again, just like every other spent with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Love had an entertaining summer. "Groundhog's Day," he said with a smile when asked about how he processed the latest..." September 26

  • Cavs' Lue: Thompson still starting center, but Love's role will increase

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue isn't ready to name Kevin Love the team's starting center instead of Tristan Thompson just yet. In an interview with ahead of LeBron James' minicamp this week in Santa Barbara, Calif., Lue said he planned to feature Love more in the offense this season..." September 19

  • Cavaliers Have ‘No Plans’ To Trade Kevin Love

    SLAM Online "After nearly trading Kevin Love for Paul George in June, the Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly taken Love off the trade block. Cleveland has consistently dangled Love’s name in trade discussions for two years, but according to ESPN’s Zach Lowe, the Cavs front office is now banking on a big..." September 14

  • Wolves Not Offering Wiggins For Kyrie, Focused On Extension

    Hoops Rumors "Details of the Timberwolves’ reported offer for Kyrie Irving aren’t known, but Andrew Wiggins isn’t part of Minnesota’s proposal, according to Darren Wolfson of 5 Eyewitness News (Twitter link). Wolfson adds that for the Wolves to have a real shot at acquiring Irving, their offer would need to..." August 02

  • Nuggets offered Trey Lyles and Gary Harris to acquire Kevin Love

    Sportsnaut "The Denver Nuggets, Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics were absolutely stunned Friday night when news broke that the Indiana Pacers had traded Paul George to the Oklahoma City Thunder. For their part, the Nuggets and Cavaliers were involved in three-team trade discussions with Indiana..." July 01

  • Pacers didn’t want Love in potential trade with Cavs for George

    Cavs Nation "Since falling short in the 2017 NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors, the Cleveland Cavaliers have been a busy team behind closed doors, trying to improve the roster through the trade market. One of the Cavaliers’ primary trade target has been All-Star forward Paul George from the..." June 27

  • Sources: Cavs talked 3-way trade involving Paul George, Kevin Love

    ESPN "The Cleveland Cavaliers continue to pursue a trade for Paul George and will be leading contenders for Carmelo Anthony's services, should Anthony secure an offseason buyout from the New York Knicks, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN that the Cavaliers engaged in serious three-way..." June 26

  • Rumor: Cavs nearly involved in 5-team trade involving George, Love, Melo

    Cavs Nation "Since the Cleveland Cavaliers fell short of repeating as NBA champions, there have been a flurry of rumors around the organization. Much of which has centered around the possibility of acquiring more superstar talent to help them challenge the Golden State Warriors. During ESPN 710 LA’s “Mason..." June 25

  • The Cavs Are Reportedly Willing To Trade Kevin Love If It Lands Them Jimmy Butler

    Uproxx "The Cleveland Cavaliers seem like they may be looking into doing something drastic. After the NBA Finals made it fairly obvious that the team has to do some work to catch up to the Golden State Warriors, reports in the last few days have sparked speculation that Cleveland may be interested in..." June 20

  • If Cavs Get Swept, Love is the Guy Most Likely to Get Traded

    The Big Lead "Kevin Love just had his best season in Cleveland, and it seems like he’s finally fit in with his new team after three seasons. He arrived in Cleveland in 2014 after being a dominant player who averaged 20 points and 15 rebounds, then 26-13, and in 2013-2014, Love averaged 26.1 points and 12.5..." June 05

  • Kevin Love bangs up left knee early in Game 2

    Sportsnaut "Kevin Love was red hot for the Cleveland Cavaliers early in Game 2 against the Golden State Warriors before getting banged up. The power forward hit nine early points for Cleveland, which was much sharper in this game than it was in Game 1. Unfortunately he banged knees and ended up on the..." June 05

  • Kevin Love responds to Draymond Green’s ‘annihilation’ trash talk

    The Sports Daily "The NBA Finals don’t tip off until Thursday, but the trash talk is already heating up ahead of the three-match between the Warriors and Cavs. Golden State hoisted the Larry O’Brien Trophy when the teams first met, but Cleveland returned the favor coming back from a 3-1 deficit to win last..." May 28

  • Kevin Love says 'underdog' talk more fuel for Cleveland

    CBS Sports "The Cavaliers enter the NBA Finals as underdogs in the eyes of most experts. The Warriors are coming off a season where they had the best offense, an elite defense and added Kevin Durant to a roster that won 73 games the season before. With all that and Cleveland's lack of consistency across the..." May 27