1. Could the Minnesota Timberwolves Actually Be Better Without Kevin Love?

    When one of the 10 best basketball players in the world decides it’s high time to ditch your team for greener pastures, “getting better” probably isn ’t too high on the list of likely outcomes...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 5 days ago 35,782 reads 78 comments

  2. How We'll Know If Kevin Love Is Ready to Be a Winner Next Season

    For six long years, Kevin Love has watched the NBA playoffs from the comfort of his own home. While the All-Star forward has put up some historic numbers during his young career, ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 14 days ago 10,963 reads 22 comments

  3. Why Kevin Love Trade Was Blessing in Disguise for the Minnesota Timberwolves

    The Minnesota Timberwolves have officially lost their three-time All-Star Kevin Love , but this trade may be a blessing in disguise Last season, Love had a career year, scoring 26...

    Joseph Zapata Written by Joseph Zapata about 16 days ago 8,743 reads 15 comments

  4. Kevin Love Facing Toughest Test of NBA Career with Cleveland Cavaliers

    Beginning with remarks made in a 2012 interview with Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears , Kevin Love has made it clear that, incendiary individual statistics aside, playing for a winner is the only thing that matters...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 18 days ago 7,952 reads 17 comments

  5. Can Kevin Love Accept Diminished Role with Cavaliers?

    Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor isn't wrong about the difficulties Kevin Love will face with the Cleveland Cavaliers , but he may have missed the mark on how well the superstar big man will respond to them...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 19 days ago 31,857 reads 116 comments

  6. Building Minnesota Timberwolves' Ideal Starting Lineup Post-Kevin Love Trade

    Buh -bye, Kevin Love . Hello, future. With Love officially a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers , tomorrow starts today for the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 20 days ago 9,700 reads 17 comments

  7. Timberwolves Owner Glen Taylor Suggests Kevin Love Could Struggle with Cavaliers

    Update by Zach Buckley at 10:35 a.m. ET on August 27, 2014 After Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor tossed a couple verbal jabs his way, Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love responded with some choice words of his own...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 21 days ago 174,553 reads 360 comments

  8. Takeaways from Kevin Love's Introduction with Cleveland Cavaliers

    After months of rumors, endless speculation and a trade that couldn't become official until weeks after it was agreed to, Kevin Love is finally a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 21 days ago 76,087 reads 370 comments

  9. How Kyrie Irving's Game Must Mesh with LeBron James and Kevin Love

    For his first three years with the Cleveland Cavaliers , Kyrie Irving catered to no one. Now, Irving finds himself in a strange new world...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 22 days ago 16,927 reads 31 comments

  10. Why Andrew Wiggins Is a Better Franchise Building Block Than Kevin Love

    Andrew Wiggins is not better than Kevin Love . The 2014 No. 1 overall pick is a lot of things—athletic, explosive, progressively confident , a perfect fit for the ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 22 days ago 15,665 reads 51 comments

  11. Image: Love Has New Billboard in Downtown Cleveland

    As the news came down over the weekend that Kevin Love was officially becoming a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, he'll be one of the new stars coming to Northeast Ohio...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 22 days ago 103 reads 0 comments

  12. Kevin Love Out of Excuses After Joining LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers

    At long last, Kevin Love is a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers , his days with the lottery-crossed Minnesota Timberwolves officially over, his time beside LeBron James finally beginning, his well of excuses scorched dry...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 22 days ago 5,458 reads 5 comments

  13. After Kevin Love Trade, Cavaliers Should Face Same Standards as 2010-11 Heat

    Eddie House, known for his hair-trigger jumper and occasional obscene gesture , didn't make it to the end of the Miami Heat 's Big Three era, getting the thumb prior to their second season together...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 23 days ago 206,909 reads 594 comments

  14. What the Minnesota Timberwolves' Newcomers Will Bring to the Team

    Following the official execution of the three-team Kevin Love trade, the Minnesota Timberwolves will begin their new journey toward a bright future...

    Josh Haar Written by Josh Haar about 23 days ago 1,894 reads 5 comments

  15. Kevin Love Trade Validates LeBron James' Decision to Return to Cavaliers

    When LeBron James left the Cleveland Cavaliers four years ago, it was due in part to the team's inability to add top-tier players alongside the superstar...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 24 days ago 15,760 reads 145 comments

  16. Kevin Love's Arrival Offers LeBron James, Cavs Chance to Redefine Title Style

    The biggest asset in building LeBron James ' presence in Cleveland into a title-contending Cavaliers team might not be the playmaking of the King or Kyrie Irving ...

    Jared Zwerling Written by Jared Zwerling about 25 days ago 241,184 reads 523 comments

  17. Timberwolves Have Themselves to Blame for Kevin Love's Impending Departure

    In June 2008, Kevin Love was a bright young NBA prospect—armed with a killer jump shot, a nose for rebounds and a knack for pretty outlet passes—a certified top-10 pick awaiting his destination...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 26 days ago 94,137 reads 258 comments

  18. Warriors' Pursuit of Kevin Love Leaves Scars with Klay Thompson, David Lee

    There is no column in an NBA box score for playing through an injury, just as there are no bonus clauses in contracts based on defensive assignments accepted to cover a teammate's ass...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 26 days ago 189,728 reads 248 comments

  19. Kevin Love and the Anatomy of Forcing an NBA Trade

    Kevin Love 's escape from Minnesota has been a long time coming. "My patience is not high," the star forward told Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears all the way back in the summer of 2012...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 26 days ago 36,072 reads 88 comments

  20. How Kevin Love Is a Pick-and-Roll Upgrade for LeBron James Over Chris Bosh

    Despite the immense talent that surrounded LeBron James during his first few years in Miami , he's never played with a true stretch 4...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 27 days ago 11,381 reads 14 comments

  21. Biggest Potential Problems for LeBron James and Cleveland's New Big 3

    The Cleveland Cavaliers , boasting LeBron James , Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving as the NBA 's newest Big Three, are going to be an extremely competitive team throughout the 2014-15 season...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 27 days ago 41,751 reads 42 comments

  22. Complete Predictions for Kevin Love's Role, Stats with Cleveland Cavaliers

    Kevin Love will be making his way southeast to Cleveland this fall to join the Cleveland Cavaliers , per Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports . This we know. What's yet to be determined is how he'll fit in with the Cavs...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 28 days ago 25,778 reads 74 comments

  23. Kevin Love Trade Alters Rebuilding Plans of NBA Flagship Franchises

    Kevin Love 's relocation affects more than just the Cleveland Cavaliers and Minnesota Timberwolves. When the trade that Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski says will become official ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 28 days ago 48,841 reads 130 comments

  24. Biggest Challenges for Andrew Wiggins as Face of Minnesota Timberwolves

    When Andrew Wiggins is officially traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love , he'll essentially be handed the keys to the franchise...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 28 days ago 5,506 reads 14 comments

  25. Kevin Love Trade Gives Ricky Rubio Chance to Redefine NBA Career

    Kevin Love hasn't officially escaped the Gopher State, but his move to Cleveland seems far enough along, per Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports , that he could comfortably put down a security deposit on his next home...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 28 days ago 6,964 reads 6 comments