Kevin Love

Kevin Love

PF - CLE
Height: 6-8
Weight: 251 lbs
Age: 32
College: UCLA
Cleveland Cavaliers

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Yahoo SportsKevin Love with an assist vs the Dallas Mavericks

Kevin Love (Cleveland Cavaliers) with an assist vs the Dallas Mavericks, 05/09/2021

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Sunday, May 9, 2021

Yahoo SportsKevin Love with an assist vs the Dallas Mavericks

Kevin Love (Cleveland Cavaliers) with an assist vs the Dallas Mavericks, 05/09/2021

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Sunday, May 9, 2021

Yahoo SportsDoncic ejected in Mavericks' 124-97 victory over Cavaliers

CLEVELAND Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 25 points and Josh Richardson had 20, allowing the playoff-bound Dallas Mavericks to overcome the ejection of Luka Doncic in a 124-97 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday night. Doncic received a flagrant-two foul an automatic ejection early in the third quarter for hitting Collin Sexton with an aggressive strike to the groin area, according to lead official David Guthrie. It occurred while jostling for position under the Cleveland basket. Dallas extended its lead to a game over Portland in the battle for fifth place in the Western Conference. The Lakers entered the night two games behind the Mavericks in seventh, which would make them the top seed in the play-in tournament. Doncic finished with 15 points in 22 minutes and Jalen Brunson had 13 points and seven assists for the Mavericks, who never trailed in their fourth win in a row. Dwight Powell had 12 points, nine rebounds, four assists and four blocked shots. Sexton scored 24 points for the Cavaliers, They lost their 10th straight game matching their longest skid of the season and have not won since April 21 against Chicago. Kevin Love added eight points and 11 rebounds, and Mfiondu Kabengele had 14 points. After Doncic was ejected 1:55 into the second half, Sexton made the two accompanying free throws to pull Cleveland to 68-59. Dallas answered with a 30-13 run that featured 11 points by Richardson. Brunson buried a 3-pointer early in the fourth quarter to give Dallas its largest lead at 103-73. The Southwest Division champion Mavericks are 7-1 since April 27. Fan favourite Anderson Varejao was Cleveland s first player off the bench and had five points and eight rebounds in 16 minutes. The Cavaliers, who have dropped five straight at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, lost to Dallas for the second time in three days. The Mavericks extended their lead to 14 midway through the second and held a 64-53 advantage at halftime. Richardson led all scorers with 16 points and Doncic had 15 points, five rebounds and four assists. Richardson had 14 points and Hardaway added nine in the first as Dallas went up 39-30. Sexton scored 10 points for the Cavaliers, who only managed one tie at 5-5 and did not hold the lead in a game for the fourth time this season. STRETCH RUN The Mavericks only face one playoff contender in their final four games, travelling to Memphis in their next contest. Dallas wraps up the regular season with also-rans New Orleans, Toronto and Minnesota. Guys are aware of the standings, so I don t need to talk about it, coach Rick Carlisle said. Given the way this season has gone, I m more concerned with, Where are we? What time is it? And where do you want to be in 10 minutes? TIP-INS Mavericks: Doncic had his 1,500th career assist, two days after scoring his 5,000th point in the NBA. F Kristaps Porzingis (right knee soreness) missed his sixth straight game and F Maxi Kleber (right Achilles soreness) sat out his fourth in a row. Rookie G Tyrell Terry (personal reasons) has not appeared in a game since Jan. 29. Dallas has used 27 lineups in its first 68 games, starting 15 different players. Cavaliers: G Darius Garland (left ankle sprain), who was hurt on April 30 against Washington, worked out on the court before the game. F Cedi Osman (right ankle soreness), C Isaiah Hartenstein (possible concussion), F Lamar Stevens (concussion), F Taurean Prince (left ankle surgery), F Larry Nance Jr. (right thumb fracture), G Matthew Dellavedova (neck strain) and F Dylan Windler (left knee surgery) were unavailable. UP NEXT Mavericks: At Memphis on Tuesday night. Cavaliers: Host Indiana on Monday night. ___ More AP NBA: https://apnews.com/NBA and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports Brian Dulik, The Associated Press

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Sunday, May 9, 2021

Yahoo SportsDoncic, Mavs cruise past Cavs 110-90 to stay in 5th in West

DALLAS (AP) Luka Doncic scored 24 points in 23 minutes and the Dallas Mavericks kept the prime spot in a tight race to avoid the Western Conference play-in tournament with a breezy 110-90 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night. Tim Hardaway Jr. added 20 points for the Mavericks, who didn't trail after going ahead 4-2 while the undermanned Cavaliers lost their ninth consecutive game, one short of their longest skid of the season. The already injury-riddled Cavaliers had to play without Kevin Love, who was sidelined after banging knees with Portland's Enes Kanter two nights earlier in a 141-105 loss to the Trail Blazers.

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Friday, May 7, 2021

Yahoo SportsGame Recap: Trail Blazers 141, Cavaliers 105

The Trail Blazers defeated the Cavaliers, 141-105. Damian Lillard led the way for the Trail Blazers with 32 points (10-17 FG, 6-10 3pt FG) and nine assists, while Kevin Love tallied a team-high 18 points, along with eight rebounds and two assists for the Cavaliers in the losing effort. The Trail Blazers improve to 37-29 on the season, while the Cavaliers fall to 21-45.

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Wednesday, May 5, 2021


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