After weeks of “sources” and speculation, there was finally some real news on the Kevin Love beat — and it wasn't good news for the Warriors. On Tuesday, the Cleveland Cavaliers orchestrated a reverse salary-dump with the Utah Jazz, buying relatively small, non-guaranteed contracts that could be sent to Minnesota as trade ballast in a deal for the Wolves' much longed-for power forward. A day earlier, the Cleveland announced that they are close to signing Andrew Wiggins — a necessary step in shipping him out for Love, since the Cavs need his salary on the books to balance the deal. There's still time for things to change, particularly since Wiggins can't be dealt for 30 days after signing his deal. But the Warriors' future is looking increasingly Loveless...
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