Kevin Love News Archive
Love scored nine points (2-10 FG, 0-5 3P, 5-6 FT) with 13 rebounds and three assists in 35 minutes during Monday's preseason win over the Bulls.
Love is expected to play in Monday's preseason game against the Bulls, Bob Finnan of The News-Herald reports.
Love (rest) will not play in Friday's preseason game, Joe Gabriele of the Cav's official site reports.
Love failed to return from the locker room because of a sore neck following halftime of Wednesday's game against the Pacers, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
Love banged knees with Jabari Parker in Tuesday's game, but coach David Blatt expects him to be available Wednesday, the Akron Beacon Journal's Jason Lloyd reports.
Love led the Cavaliers with 25 points (9-12 FG, 4-5 3Pt, 3-5 FT) in the preseason win over the Heat on Saturday. He played 26 minutes and grabbed seven boards.
Love understands that he may need to sacrifice some of his excellent numbers in the name of winning, the Akron Beacon-Journal reports. He said, "I've watched guys like Wade and different players that have to sacrifice. I'd be lying to myself and everybody here if I was telling you I didn't have to sacrifice. I'm willing to do whatever it takes for this team to win because at the end of the day, that's what we want, is to win."