Cavs' Love available to play in Game 1 of Finals

Ashish Mathur

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love has completed the NBA’s concussion return to play program and will be available to play tonight in Game 1 of the NBA Finals versus the Golden State Warriors, the team announced.

Love suffered a concussion in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics after butting heads with Celtics small forward Jayson Tatum. He was forced to miss Game 7 in Boston.

In 17 games this postseason, Love is averaging 13.9 points and 10.0 rebounds while shooting 38.8 percent from the field and 34.6 percent from beyond the arc.