After LeBron James announced he will return to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday, Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star forward Kevin Love is "intrigued" by the prospect of joining the Cavaliers, according to ESPN.com's Marc Stein.
Source close to situation says Kevin Love indeed "intrigued" by idea of being dealt to Cavs and would commit long there if traded there — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 11, 2014
Love has been rumored to be seeking a trade, but was previously unwilling to commit to re-signing as a free agent in the summer of 2015.
As the LeBron after-effects crank up, word among multiple team execs is No. 1 pick Andrew Wiggins will be in play in Kevin Love trade. — Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) July 11, 2014
Love and James won the gold medal as teammates during the 2012 London Olympics for the United States men's national team.
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