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Kevin Love

29-Year-Old        Cleveland Cavaliers

2017-18 NBA Stats

PTS

17.6

REB

9.3

AST

1.7

STL

0.7

BLK

0.4

2017 NBA ROS Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

In his third season with Cleveland, Love had arguably his best year as a Cavalier, though he was limited to just 60 games due to a left knee injury that needed arthroscopic surgery in February. Still, when he did take the court, Love averaged three-year highs of 19.0 points,...

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HT: 6' 10"   WT: 251 lbs   DOB: 9/7/1988  College: UCLA   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #5 Overall in 2008   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a five-year, $110 million contract with the Cavaliers in June of 2015.

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Love finished with just 13 points (4-13 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 3-4 FT), nine rebounds, two assists and one steal in 27 minutes during Friday's 108-85 loss in Game Four of the NBA Finals against the Warriors.

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Kevin Love NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2008-09 19 81 25.3 11.1 9.1 1.0 0.4 0.6 0.0 45.9 78.9 1.5 3.4 5.7 0.2 10.5 3.9 8.5 3.3 4.1
2009-10 20 60 28.7 14.0 11.0 2.3 0.7 0.4 0.6 45.0 81.5 2.0 3.8 7.2 1.8 33.0 4.9 10.8 3.8 4.6
2010-11 21 MIN 73 35.8 20.2 15.2 2.5 0.6 0.4 1.2 47.0 85.0 2.1 4.5 10.7 2.9 41.7 6.6 14.1 5.8 6.8
2011-12 22 MIN 55 39.0 26.0 13.3 2.0 0.9 0.5 1.9 44.8 82.4 2.3 4.1 9.2 5.1 37.2 8.6 19.3 6.9 8.4
2012-13 23 MIN 18 34.3 18.3 14.0 2.3 0.7 0.5 1.1 35.2 70.4 2.2 3.6 10.4 5.1 21.7 5.8 16.6 5.6 7.9
2013-14 24 CLE 77 36.3 26.1 12.5 4.4 0.8 0.5 2.5 45.7 82.1 2.5 2.9 9.6 6.6 37.6 8.4 18.5 6.8 8.2
2013-14 24 MIN 77 36.3 26.1 12.5 4.4 0.8 0.5 2.5 45.7 82.1 2.5 2.9 9.6 6.6 37.6 8.4 18.5 6.8 8.2
2013-14 24 CLE/MIN 154 36.3 26.1 12.5 4.4 0.8 0.5 2.5 45.7 82.1 2.5 2.9 9.6 6.6 37.6 8.4 18.5 6.8 8.2
2014-15 25 CLE 75 33.8 16.4 9.7 2.2 0.7 0.5 1.9 43.4 80.4 1.6 1.9 7.9 5.2 36.7 5.5 12.7 3.4 4.3
2015-16 26 CLE 77 31.5 16.0 9.9 2.4 0.8 0.5 2.1 41.9 82.2 1.8 1.9 8.0 5.7 36.0 5.3 12.7 3.4 4.1
2016-17 27 CLE 60 31.4 19.0 11.1 1.9 0.9 0.4 2.4 42.7 87.1 2.0 2.5 8.6 6.5 37.3 6.2 14.5 4.3 4.9
2017-18 28 CLE 59 28.0 17.6 9.3 1.7 0.7 0.4 2.3 45.8 88.0 1.5 1.7 7.5 5.6 41.5 5.7 12.4 4.0 4.5
2017-18 Projections 29 CLE 75 33.2 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Kevin Love

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Kevin Love NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 30 Days 4 33.3 19.0 11.3 1.8 1.0 0.3 2.3 40.6 93.8 1.3 3.5 7.8 7.0 32.1 6.5 16.0 3.8 4.0
Last 5 Games 5 27.6 15.2 9.8 1.4 0.8 0.2 1.8 38.8 93.8 1.0 3.2 6.6 5.8 31.0 5.2 13.4 3.0 3.2
Last 10 Games 10 29.4 15.1 10.4 2.1 0.7 0.2 1.6 39.0 96.7 1.9 2.4 8.0 5.4 29.6 5.3 13.6 2.9 3.0
Last 20 Games 20 31.3 15.2 9.9 1.6 0.7 0.4 1.7 39.3 93.7 2.0 2.3 7.6 5.0 33.0 5.3 13.5 3.0 3.2

 

2017-18 NBA Game Log   Kevin Love
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Jun 8 GSW 85-108 28 13 9 2 1 0 1 4 13 3 4 2 5 3 6 2
Jun 6 GSW 102-110 31 20 13 3 1 0 2 6 13 5 5 3 7 5 8 2
Jun 3 @GSW 122-103 35 22 10 1 2 1 1 7 18 5 5 3 8 4 6 1
May 31 @GSW 124-114 39 21 13 1 0 0 1 9 20 2 2 1 8 2 11 1
May 27 @BOS 79-87 Did Not Play
May 25 BOS 109-99 5 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 1
May 23 @BOS 96-83 31 14 7 2 2 1 2 6 13 0 0 2 7 0 7 2
May 21 BOS 111-102 29 9 11 3 0 0 6 3 12 2 2 1 4 2 9 5
May 19 BOS 116-86 30 13 14 4 1 0 4 4 12 4 4 1 4 2 12 3
May 15 @BOS 107-94 35 22 15 2 0 0 1 9 18 2 2 2 6 2 13 4
May 13 @BOS 108-83 31 17 8 3 0 0 1 5 14 6 6 1 4 2 6 3
May 7 TOR 128-93 30 23 6 0 2 2 2 8 13 5 6 2 4 0 6 3
May 5 TOR 105-103 38 21 16 2 1 1 1 7 14 6 7 1 3 1 15 3
May 3 @TOR 110-128 35 31 11 2 1 1 1 11 21 7 7 2 6 1 10 4
May 1 @TOR 112-113 34 7 13 2 0 0 2 3 13 0 0 1 4 2 11 5
Apr 29 IND 105-101 32 14 6 2 0 0 1 5 13 0 0 4 8 3 3 5
Apr 27 @IND 121-87 24 7 7 0 0 0 2 3 10 0 0 1 4 0 7 1
Apr 25 IND 98-95 37 11 10 1 0 0 2 2 11 6 6 1 3 4 6 2
Apr 22 @IND 100-104 29 5 11 1 2 1 2 2 10 1 2 0 3 5 6 3
Apr 20 @IND 92-90 38 19 6 1 1 0 4 7 13 2 2 3 5 3 3 4
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Apr 18 IND 100-97 34 15 8 0 0 0 3 5 16 3 3 2 6 3 5 1
Apr 15 IND 80-98 34 9 17 2 1 1 2 3 8 0 1 3 6 3 14 3
Apr 11 NYK 98-110 Did Not Play
Apr 9 @NYK 109-123 31 28 5 1 2 0 1 9 17 4 5 6 13 2 3 1
Apr 6 @PHI 132-130 33 17 9 4 0 1 1 5 10 4 5 3 6 0 9 3
Apr 5 WAS 119-115 31 16 6 3 1 0 3 5 10 2 2 4 6 1 5 2
Apr 3 TOR 112-106 30 18 15 1 1 0 0 4 8 6 6 4 6 0 15 1
Apr 1 DAL 98-87 36 13 13 0 1 1 2 4 13 3 5 2 4 1 12 1
Mar 30 NOP 107-102 24 8 8 2 1 0 2 3 11 2 3 0 6 0 8 5
Mar 28 @CHA 105-118 Did Not Play
Mar 27 @MIA 98-79 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 2
Mar 25 @BKN 114-121 33 20 15 4 0 0 4 6 14 5 5 3 6 2 13 2
Mar 23 PHO 120-95 30 20 6 2 3 0 1 7 15 4 4 2 6 0 6 1
Mar 21 TOR 132-129 30 23 12 4 1 0 1 8 15 3 4 4 6 1 11 1
Mar 19 MIL 124-117 25 18 7 4 0 2 2 5 13 4 4 4 9 2 5 0
Mar 17 @CHI 109-114 Did Not Play
Mar 15 @POR 113-105 Did Not Play
Mar 13 @PHO 107-129 Did Not Play
Mar 11 @LAL 127-113 Did Not Play
Mar 9 @LAC 116-102 Did Not Play
Mar 7 @DEN 108-113 Did Not Play
Mar 5 DET 112-90 Did Not Play
Mar 3 DEN 117-126 Did Not Play
Mar 1 PHI 97-108 Did Not Play
Feb 27 BKN 129-123 Did Not Play
Feb 25 SAS 94-110 Did Not Play
Feb 23 @MEM 89-112 Did Not Play
Feb 22 WAS 103-110 Did Not Play
Feb 13 @OKC 112-120 Did Not Play
Feb 11 @BOS 99-121 Did Not Play
Feb 9 @ATL 107-123 Did Not Play
Feb 7 MIN 140-138 Did Not Play
Feb 6 @ORL 116-98 Did Not Play
Feb 3 HOU 88-120 Did Not Play
Jan 31 MIA 91-89 Did Not Play
Jan 30 @DET 125-114 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 28 DET 121-104 27 20 11 1 0 0 0 8 14 0 0 4 6 0 11 2
Jan 26 IND 115-108 33 10 13 3 2 0 1 4 8 0 0 2 6 2 11 2
Jan 23 @SAS 114-102 27 10 11 0 1 0 0 4 8 2 2 0 1 0 11 3
Jan 20 OKC 124-148 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Jan 18 ORL 104-103 31 12 11 2 1 1 1 3 10 5 6 1 6 0 11 3
Jan 15 GSW 108-118 27 17 7 3 2 1 0 5 9 4 5 3 5 0 7 5
Jan 12 @IND 97-95 36 21 11 0 3 1 2 8 14 4 4 1 5 1 10 1
Jan 11 @TOR 133-99 23 10 9 2 0 0 1 2 8 6 7 0 1 1 8 3
Jan 8 @MIN 127-99 21 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 1 4 1 1 0
Jan 6 @ORL 127-131 28 27 5 1 0 0 0 8 17 5 5 6 12 1 4 5
Jan 3 @BOS 102-88 21 2 5 2 0 2 1 1 11 0 0 0 4 1 4 0
Jan 2 POR 127-110 26 19 7 0 1 1 3 5 7 5 6 4 5 1 6 0
Dec 30 @UTA 104-101 29 20 10 1 0 0 0 6 16 5 6 3 10 2 8 3
Dec 27 @SAC 109-95 30 23 5 0 0 2 1 7 12 6 6 3 8 0 5 4
Dec 25 @GSW 99-92 36 31 18 0 2 0 4 9 25 7 7 6 11 7 11 3
Dec 21 CHI 115-112 29 27 7 2 0 0 1 9 15 5 5 4 8 1 6 3
Dec 19 @MIL 119-116 30 21 10 4 1 0 2 8 15 0 0 5 11 2 8 0
Dec 17 @WAS 99-106 32 25 9 0 1 0 1 9 20 2 2 5 8 0 9 2
Dec 16 UTA 109-100 28 15 5 4 0 0 0 7 14 1 2 0 3 2 3 0
Dec 14 LAL 121-112 35 28 11 3 2 1 2 9 15 6 6 4 6 1 10 2
Dec 12 ATL 123-114 28 17 12 2 0 0 2 6 13 1 3 4 5 4 8 1
Dec 9 PHI 105-98 Did Not Play
Dec 8 @IND 106-102 26 20 7 3 0 0 0 6 16 6 10 2 7 2 5 0
Dec 6 SAC 101-95 30 18 13 1 1 0 2 7 16 3 3 1 6 1 12 1
Dec 4 @CHI 91-113 23 24 13 0 0 1 0 8 13 5 5 3 6 0 13 0
Dec 2 MEM 116-111 30 20 11 2 0 0 1 7 12 3 3 3 4 0 11 2
Nov 30 @ATL 114-121 33 25 16 2 0 0 5 7 16 7 8 4 9 6 10 2
Nov 28 MIA 108-97 25 38 9 2 2 0 3 10 16 14 17 4 8 2 7 0
Nov 27 @PHI 91-113 25 13 3 2 1 0 1 4 12 3 3 2 7 2 1 4
Nov 24 CHA 100-99 31 11 13 0 0 1 1 3 6 4 4 1 3 1 12 5
Nov 22 BKN 119-109 31 18 10 3 0 1 1 7 17 4 6 0 4 2 8 4
Nov 20 @DET 88-116 26 19 11 4 0 0 2 8 12 2 2 1 2 2 9 3
Nov 17 LAC 118-113 42 25 8 2 2 1 1 9 18 4 4 3 7 4 4 4
Nov 15 @CHA 107-115 27 22 10 0 1 1 2 9 16 3 3 1 3 2 8 3
Nov 13 @NYK 101-104 23 6 6 2 0 0 2 2 9 2 2 0 4 3 3 1
Nov 11 @DAL 104-111 36 29 15 3 0 1 1 11 19 4 4 3 5 4 11 1
Nov 9 @HOU 117-113 29 17 6 4 1 0 4 5 12 4 4 3 6 2 4 6
Nov 7 MIL 124-119 35 32 16 3 2 1 2 9 14 14 16 0 0 8 8 1
Nov 5 ATL 115-117 18 4 4 1 3 0 0 1 6 2 2 0 2 3 1 4
Nov 3 @WAS 122-130 26 11 8 0 1 0 2 2 5 5 5 2 5 0 8 3
Nov 1 IND 107-124 36 13 13 3 0 1 0 4 12 3 4 2 6 2 11 0
Oct 29 NYK 95-114 35 22 11 1 1 0 2 5 15 9 10 3 8 4 7 4
Oct 28 @NOP 123-101 27 26 11 1 1 0 2 7 12 7 7 5 6 1 10 1
Oct 25 @BKN 112-107 33 15 12 0 0 0 6 4 13 5 6 2 6 5 7 2
Oct 24 CHI 119-112 29 20 12 2 0 0 2 7 16 3 4 3 7 3 9 2
Oct 21 ORL 93-114 27 19 9 1 1 1 2 8 17 3 4 0 5 1 8 2
Oct 20 @MIL 97-116 27 17 12 6 0 2 4 5 12 7 7 0 3 2 10 2
Oct 17 BOS 102-99 28 15 11 0 0 0 2 4 9 6 7 1 4 3 8 2
Kevin Love Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Kevin Love – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#1 Power Forward
Also Listed As:  #2 Center

1.  Kevin Love

2.  LeBron James

3.  Jeff Green

4.  Larry Nance

5.  Okaro White

6.  Tristan Thompson

7.  Billy Preston

Cleveland Cavaliers

True Shooting Percentage

61.4%

True Shooting % in 2017-18

In 2017-18, Kevin Love has a true shooting percentage of 61.4%.

Projected True Shooting % in 2017-18

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What Is True Shooting Percentage?

True shooting percentage is weighted to account for field goals, three-pointers, and free throws – FG, 3Pt, FT – which provides a measure of a player's efficiency in the whole scope of shooting.

Kevin Love NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2008-09 19 81 36.0 15.8 12.9 1.5 0.6 0.9 0.0 45.9 78.9 2.1 4.8 8.1 0.3 10.5 5.6 12.1 4.7 5.9
2009-10 20 60 36.0 17.6 13.8 2.8 0.9 0.5 0.7 45.0 81.5 2.4 4.7 9.0 2.2 33.0 6.1 13.5 4.7 5.8
2010-11 21 MIN 73 36.0 20.4 15.3 2.5 0.6 0.4 1.2 47.0 85.0 2.1 4.5 10.8 2.9 41.7 6.6 14.1 5.8 6.9
2011-12 22 MIN 55 36.0 24.0 12.3 1.9 0.8 0.5 1.8 44.8 82.4 2.1 3.8 8.5 4.7 37.2 8.0 17.8 6.4 7.7
2012-13 23 MIN 18 36.0 19.2 14.7 2.4 0.8 0.5 1.2 35.2 70.4 2.3 3.7 11.0 5.4 21.7 6.1 17.4 5.8 8.3
2013-14 24 CLE 77 36.0 25.9 12.4 4.4 0.8 0.5 2.4 45.7 82.1 2.5 2.9 9.5 6.5 37.6 8.4 18.3 6.7 8.1
2013-14 24 MIN 77 36.0 25.9 12.4 4.4 0.8 0.5 2.4 45.7 82.1 2.5 2.9 9.5 6.5 37.6 8.4 18.3 6.7 8.1
2013-14 24 CLE/MIN 154 36.0 25.9 12.4 4.4 0.8 0.5 2.4 45.7 82.1 2.5 2.9 9.5 6.5 37.6 8.4 18.3 6.7 8.1
2014-15 25 CLE 75 36.0 17.5 10.4 2.4 0.7 0.6 2.0 43.4 80.4 1.7 2.0 8.4 5.6 36.7 5.9 13.5 3.7 4.6
2015-16 26 CLE 77 36.0 18.3 11.3 2.7 0.9 0.6 2.3 41.9 82.2 2.1 2.2 9.1 6.5 36.0 6.1 14.5 3.8 4.7
2016-17 27 CLE 60 36.0 21.8 12.7 2.2 1.0 0.4 2.8 42.7 87.1 2.3 2.8 9.9 7.4 37.3 7.1 16.6 4.9 5.6
2017-18 28 CLE 59 36.0 22.7 11.9 2.2 0.9 0.5 3.0 45.8 88.0 2.0 2.2 9.7 7.2 41.5 7.3 15.9 5.1 5.8
2017-18 Projections 29 CLE 75 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Kevin Love

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Kevin Love NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2008-09 19 81 2048 899 734 84 35 50 2 45.9 78.9 118 274 460 19 10.5 316 688 265 336
2009-10 20 60 1721 842 658 136 43 23 35 45.0 81.5 117 227 431 106 33.0 291 646 225 276
2010-11 21 MIN 73 2611 1476 1112 184 45 28 88 47.0 85.0 155 330 782 211 41.7 482 1026 424 499
2011-12 22 MIN 55 2145 1432 734 111 47 28 105 44.8 82.4 128 226 508 282 37.2 474 1059 379 460
2012-13 23 MIN 18 618 330 252 42 13 9 20 35.2 70.4 39 64 188 92 21.7 105 298 100 142
2013-14 24 CLE 77 2797 2010 963 341 59 35 190 45.7 82.1 196 224 739 505 37.6 650 1421 520 633
2013-14 24 MIN 77 2797 2010 963 341 59 35 190 45.7 82.1 195 224 739 505 37.6 650 1422 520 633
2013-14 24 CLE/MIN 154 5594 4020 1926 682 118 70 380 45.7 82.1 391 448 1478 1010 37.6 1300 2843 1040 1266
2014-15 25 CLE 75 2532 1228 731 168 51 39 144 43.4 80.4 122 142 589 392 36.7 413 952 258 321
2015-16 26 CLE 77 2424 1234 762 185 58 41 158 41.9 82.2 142 149 613 439 36.0 409 977 258 314
2016-17 27 CLE 60 1885 1142 666 116 53 21 145 42.7 87.1 122 148 518 389 37.3 370 867 257 295
2017-18 28 CLE 59 1651 1039 546 103 43 24 137 45.8 88.0 90 101 445 330 41.5 334 729 234 266
2017-18 Projections 29 CLE 75 2490 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Kevin Love

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Kevin Love NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2008-09 19 81 25.3 53.8 46.1 8.1 11.4 0.7 15.3
2009-10 20 60 28.7 54.9 47.8 13.3 11.5 1.2 19.7
2010-11 21 MIN 73 35.8 59.3 51.3 11.6 9.8 1.2 28.4
2011-12 22 MIN 55 39.0 56.8 49.7 7.4 8.5 0.9 28.3
2012-13 23 MIN 18 34.3 45.8 38.6 9.5 8.8 1.1 20.7
2013-14 24 CLE 77 36.3 59.1 52.4 15.2 8.8 1.7 30.2
2013-14 24 MIN 77 36.3 59.1 52.4 15.2 8.7 1.7 30.2
2013-14 24 CLE/MIN 154 36.3 59.1 52.4 15.2 8.7 1.7 30.2
2014-15 25 CLE 75 33.8 56.2 50.9 12.1 8.8 1.4 19.9
2015-16 26 CLE 77 31.5 55.3 49.9 12.8 9.8 1.3 19.7
2016-17 27 CLE 60 31.4 57.3 51.0 9.4 9.9 1.0 22.4
2017-18 28 CLE 59 28.0 61.4 55.2 9.9 8.7 1.1 21.0
2017-18 Projections 29 CLE 75 33.2 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Kevin Love

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Kevin Love: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Love finished with 20 points (6-13 FG, 3-7 3Pt, 5-5 FT), 13 rebounds, three assists and one steal across 31 minutes during Cleveland's 110-102 loss to the Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday.

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Love delivered 22 points (7-18 FG, 3-8 3Pt, 5-5 FT), 10 rebounds, one assist, two steals and one block across 35 minutes during Cleveland's 122-103 loss to the Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday.

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Love will not be suspended for leaving the bench area during the final seconds of Thursday's Game 1 against Golden State, Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports reports.

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Love totaled 21 points (9-20 FG, 1-8 3Pt, 2-2 FT), 13 rebounds and one assist in 39 minutes during Thursday's 124-114 loss to Golden State.

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Love (concussion) will start alongside Tristan Thompson for Thursday's Game 1 against the Warriors and will not be on a minutes restriction, Mark Medina of The San Jose Mercury News reports.

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Love (concussion) has been cleared to play in Game 1 of the Finals against the Warriors on Thursday.

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The Cavaliers are listing Love (concussion) as questionable Thursday for Game 1 of their NBA Finals series with the Warriors.

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Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue said Tuesday that Love remains in the concussion protocol and is uncertain to be available for Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday against the Warriors, Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com reports.

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Love (concussion) is out for Sunday's Game 7 against Boston, Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com reports.

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Love (head) is in concussion protocol and is traveling with the Cavs. He has not been ruled out for Sunday's Game 7 in Boston, but his status is in doubt, Chris Fedor of Cleveland.com reports.

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Love (head) has not been placed in the league's concussion protocol after a collision with Jayson Tatum in Friday's Game 6, Cleveland.com reports.

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Love is in concussion protocol and will not return to Friday's Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Celtics, Jay King of MassLive.com reports.

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2017-18

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2016-17

For the second straight season, Love's production paled in comparison to his pre-Cleveland numbers, but he appeared to grow more comfortable in his role as the third option behind LeBron James and Kyrie Irving. Love thrived early in the season while Irving missed time following offseason kneecap surgery, posting averages of 19.8 points, 11.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game through the end of November. But once Irving returned, Love's numbers began to regress, as he averaged just 14.0 points on 41.7 percent shooting in January and 15.1 points on 38.7 percent shooting in February. Still, Love closed the regular season with a respectable 16.0-9.9-2.4 line in 31.5 minutes per game, his lowest total since the 2009-10 season. Long considered a defensive liability, Love endured an up-and-down postseason but closed with a strong Game 7 against the Warriors in which he secured 14 rebounds and sealed the Cavaliers' victory with an improbable smothering of Stephen Curry as the clock ticked down. The possession -- and in a broader sense, the Cavaliers' title -- helped to put to rest the notion that Love can't be on the floor in crunch-time situations. Entering 2016-17, Love's role will remain relatively unchanged as the Cavaliers bring back nearly every integral piece from last season's roster. Getting Love more involved in the offense was a point of emphasis after Tyronn Lue replaced David Blatt as head coach, and that figures to carry over, though Love's game still remains heavily three-point dependent. Last season, a career-high 45 percent of Love's field-goal attempts came from beyond the arc, compared to 41 percent in 2014-15 and 35.5 percent in 2013-14, his final season with the Timberwolves.

2015-16

Despite being on a team that won more games in one season than he had won in his first six years in the NBA, there was an air of disappointment that surrounded Kevin Love's first season in Cleveland. As the third option on the offense, Love's point production fell to 16.4 points, his lowest average since his second season in the league. He also failed to average double-digit rebounds (9.7 per game) for the first time since his rookie year. Love's other numbers – 34 minutes, 75 games, 43 percent from the field, 80 percent from the line, 2.2 assists, 0.7 steals, and 0.5 blocks – were reasonably similar to his career averages. The former Timberwolf did not get much of a taste of the playoffs as he suffered a separated shoulder in the first round against the Celtics and did not come back. He should be ready for the 2015-16 regular season. The big question in his second season in Cleveland is whether LeBron James and Kyrie Irving can better incorporate the 6-10 forward into the offense. Love will likely get more accustomed to his role in the defense and may get more touches within the arc (he took more than 40 percent of his shots from three-point land) to improve his overall effectiveness.

2014-15

After spending six playoff-less years in Minnesota, Kevin Love seems like a shoe-in to make the postseason for the first time after coming to Cleveland. The three-time All-Star joined the Cavaliers in a three-team deal that sent number one picks Andrew Wiggins and Anthony Bennett to the land of 10,000 lakes. Love is coming off perhaps his finest NBA season. The 25-year-old was able to play a career-high 77 games while playing 36 minutes per game last season, averaging 26.1 points, 2.5 three-pointers, 12.5 rebounds (third best average in the league), and a career-high 4.4 assists to go along with 0.8 steals and 0.5 blocks. He converted 46 percent of his field goals, 38 percent from long range, and 82 percent from the charity stripe. While his numbers won't dip as much as Chris Bosh's did when Bosh went from Toronto to Miami, it seems unlikely that Love will be able to launch 18 shots and more than six three-pointers per game this season. Playing with LeBron James and Kyrie Irving will mean fewer offensive opportunities for the 6-10 forward, but there is a strong chance that his efficiency will improve greatly. Cleveland is not very deep in the frontcourt, so Love could see minutes at both power forward and center when coach David Blatt goes with a small-ball lineup.

2013-14

Love battled through injuries with his hand and wrist, limiting his efficiency and ending his season early. In 2011-12, the forward averaged 26.0 points (45 percent from the field), 13.3 rebounds and 1.9 three-pointers made. While he managed to play just 18 games last season, he finished with averages of 18.3 points (35 percent from the field), 14.0 rebounds and 1.1 three-pointers made. News regarding his recovery status over the summer has been optimistic for the most part, and it would not be unreasonable to expect Love to have a monster bounce-back season. His lack of contribution in traditional power forward categories such as field goal percentage and blocks are well made up by his magnitude of points and rebounds, along with his ability to hit three-pointers. Love should be considered a first-round pick in almost all fantasy formats, and as long as he can remain healthy, he should return to being the elite fantasy option he once was. With fellow teammate Ricky Rubio manning the offense at the point guard position, and with rising center Nikola Pekovic forcing defensive pressure down low, Love will get enough touches and opportunities to put up strong fantasy numbers overall.

2012-13

It seemed Love had established his fantasy value in 2010-11, when he averaged 20.2 points and 15.2 rebounds. How does it get better than that? How does six more points per game sound? Love built on his breakout 2010-11 season with even better production during the shortened 2011-12 NBA season, increasing his scoring average to 26.0 per game while not sacrificing too much in the way of rebounding (13.3). The presence of Nikola Pekovic lightened Love’s burden on the glass, allowing him to increase his 3-point attempts (5.1 per game). As a three-category (scoring, rebounding, three-pointers) monster, Love is a no-brainer first-round selection in fantasy drafts. However, you’ll want to make sure you’re covered in traditional big-man categories in which Love doesn’t do well. He managed just 0.5 blocks per game, and his shooting percentage dipped below 45 percent (44.8) for the first time in his career. Health-wise, Love was limited to 55 games (of a possible 66) because of a concussion. Obviously, we saw him playing in the Olympic Games, so that episode is no longer an issue. Though concussions do have a way of recurring.

2011-12

Of all the players in the NBA who took a jump in fantasy value last season, Love might have made the biggest leap. A solid mid-round investment after his first two productive seasons with the Timberwolves, Love has developed into a fantasy stud that will be selected in the top-10 of nearly every draft this year. Powered by a streak of 53 consecutive games with a double-double, Love posted averages of 20.2 points and a league-leading 15.2 rebounds, making him the first NBA player to average 20 points and 15 rebounds since Moses Malone accomplished the feat during the 1982-83 season. While Love is an absolute monster on the glass, he doesn't do well in the other traditional big man stats, as his 47.0 percent from the floor and 0.4 blocks per game leave a lot to be desired from a power forward. Fortunately Love makes up for his lack of production in those areas by posting a strong free throw percentage (85.0) and hitting 1.2 three-pointers per game. His strength in scoring, rebounding and three-pointers already make him first-round option in fantasy, and if Love can ever develop his defensive game, he could one day challenge to be at the top of the heap.

2010-11

Love is generally regarded as one of the top young bigs in the league, though we can't help but wonder if he'll ever reach that potential under Minnesota's current regime. Love's minutes – and by extension, his numbers – were badly limited last season by his team's decision that he and teammate Al Jefferson didn't have enough size to man the power forward and center spots at the same time. Jefferson is gone now, but he's been replaced by another undersized power forward in Michael Beasley, and team management committed big dollars to centers Darko Milicic and Nikola Pekovic – so playing Love at the pivot seems unlikely. Even as a reserve, Love will have fantasy value; he averaged a double-double last season despite the inconsistent playing time, is one of the league's better passers out of the high post, can hit the occasional three and is very good from the free throw line (81.5 FT% in 2009-10). We'd love to see what he can do given starter's minutes on a consistent basis – we just hope David Kahn and Kurt Rambis share our curiosity.

2009-10

Love entered his rookie season with a few questions about how well his game would translate at the NBA level, but his consistent play has answered them so far. Love started the season coming off the bench, but was bumped to the starting lineup after Al Jefferson sustained a season-ending knee injury in February. Love seized the opportunity, averaging 13.1 points and 9.4 rebounds in 37 games as a starter. Jefferson is expected to be back at full strength when camp opens, but Love should stick with the starting unit, sliding over to power forward. The presence of Jefferson in the lineup should benefit Love’s offensive attack, as opposing teams will be more focused on stopping Big Al on the block. While Love will be a solid source of points and rebounds, it remains to be seen how much he’ll contribute on the defensive end. He plays steady defense, and he’s usually in the right position due to his high basketball IQ, but he lacks the athleticism to rack up many blocks or steals. Despite his defensive limitations, Love should improve during his sophomore campaign. Minnesota is in rebuilding mode, and Love is one of the centerpieces, teaming with Jefferson as the building blocks of the frontcourt.

2008-09

Love was the subject of much debate all winter. He was an outstanding college player, no doubt, with excellent size and an outstanding feel for the game. But his athleticism – and generally pudgy appearance – gave doubters plenty of ammunition. But Love’s “measurables” impressed at the pre-draft workouts, and he shot up the draft boards – eventually landing in the fifth-overall slot. The late draft night trade that sent Love to from Memphis to Minnesota puts him in good position to succeed – he’ll have big man Al Jefferson to handle the heavy lifting in the paint and Mike Miller on the receiving end of his passes out of the high post. We envision him as a poor man’s Chris Webber – a big man who will score and rebound well, but whose biggest fantasy asset will be a surprisingly high assist total.

2007-08

Love should emerge as a starter for Minnesota early in the season at center next to Al Jefferson. The T-Wolves thought enough of his skills that they traded No. 3 overall pick O.J. Mayo for him in a draft-day deal that also returned Mike Miller. Love may have a limited scoring game initially, as the T-Wolves have raved about his passing skills and may play farther outside of the lane than most true centers. He could develop into a poor man's Chris Webber – a big man who will score and rebound well, but whose biggest fantasy asset will be a surprisingly high assist total.