Report: Timberwolves, Cavaliers finalize Love, Wiggins trade

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The Timberwolves' Kevin Love trade to the Cavaliers is official, reports Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski​.

The three-team deal sends Love to the Cavs, Anthony Bennett, Andrew Wiggins and Thaddeus Young to the Timberwolves, and Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Alexey Shved​ and a 2015 first-round pick to the Philadelphia 76ers.

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The deal was initially announced earlier in the month, but due to NBA rules, Wiggins could not be traded until 30 days after he signed his contract.

How the Cleveland 'big three' will mesh

On Thursday's SI Now, Sports Illustrated senior writers Chris Mannix and Phil Taylor discuss how Kevin Love being traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers will impact the Eastern Conference and if the new "big three" will be able to balance each other out.

-- Alex Suskind

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