Height: 6-10 (208cm) Weight: 243 (110kg)
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Cleveland Cavaliers)
Free Agent: PO-2015; UFA-2016
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Golden State Warriors
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Lakers
New Orleans Pelicans
New York Knicks
Oklahoma City Thunder
Portland Trail Blazers
San Antonio Spurs
Pre-Draft Team: UCLA
Draft Rights Trade: MEM to MIN, Jun 26, 2008
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
Kevin Love News
Kevin Love wrote a first-person essay called "How I Spent My Summer Vacation", which details his trade from the Timberwolves to the Cavaliers.
Kevin Love will play a different role with the Cavaliers than he has throughout his entire basketball career, using his size and shooting ability to stretch the floor.
Chris Bosh went from first option with the Raptors to third option with the Heat, which was a difficult transition as an offensive player.
As Kevin Love was traded to the Cavaliers, Wolves' owner Glen Taylor told a local radio station that his issues on defense and staying healthy may be an issue for his new team.
Kevin Love said Tuesday he currently has no plans to sign an extension with the Cavs, but plans on remaining long-term.
The Cavaliers and Wolves reached agreement in principle weeks ago, but had to wait until Andrew Wiggins became eligible for a trade.
Kevin Love wore No. 42 in his six seasons with the Timberwolves.
The Cavaliers have acquired forward Kevin Love in a three-team trade.
Eric Bledsoe has been seeking a five-year, $85 million max contract and would consider only a max deal in a sign-and-trade, which would be four years and $64 million.
The Cavaliers and Kevin Love could not agree upon a long-term contract at this time under CBA rules.
Steve Kerr admitted he did not have a reaction to the reported Kevin Love trade to the Cavaliers.
The Wolves will receive Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett and a protected 2015 first round pick from the Cavaliers for Kevin Love.
The Cavaliers and Wolves have a "handshake" deal in place on a trade of Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love.
The Timberwolves expect to trade Kevin Love by Aug. 23 or Aug. 24.
The Wolves are currently engaged in serious Kevin Love talks with only the Cavaliers.
Sources continue to indicate that the Bulls are not aggressively pursuing a trade for Kevin Love and have made no formal offers.
Sources said that Kevin Love couldn't risk injury at this point with trade talks in a sensitive place.
The Timberwolves reportedly declined the Knicks' offer.
Wolves' owner Glen Taylor is now believed to prefer Andrew Wiggins over Klay Thompson.
The Celtics have been unable to deliver an attractive enough proposal to the Wolves for Kevin Love.
The Bulls have reportedly offered Taj Gibson, Doug McDermott and Nikola Mirotic to the Wolves for Kevin Love.
The Bulls shelved their interest in Love while pursuing Carmelo Anthony.
A trade was nearing completion at one point, but the Wolves want more than the Cavaliers' current offer.
The Cavaliers are now interested in including Andrew Wiggins in their trade proposal to the Wolves for Kevin Love.
Jul 15, 2014
| Marc Stein/ESPN
Glen Taylor and Joe Lacob have maintained a level of dialogue and a deal would be done by now if the Warriors relented on including Klay Thompson, which has been at the behest of Steve Kerr.
Jeff Goodman polled 12 NBA executives about whether the Cleveland Cavaliers should offer Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love.
Jul 14, 2014
| Marc Stein/ESPN
The Rockets hope to acquire another star player via trade after Chris Bosh decided to stay with the Heat.
The Cavaliers are interested in trading for Kevin Love, but David Blatt said there's no chance of the team including Andrew Wiggins in any offers.
The Warriors are withholding Klay Thompson from their trade offer for Kevin Love, instead offering David Lee and Harrison Barnes.
Jul 11, 2014
| Marc Stein/ESPN
Kevin Love is seeking a trade this offseason ahead of his 2015 free agency.