Cleveland Cavaliers

Kevin Love booed in return to Minnesota

The Cleveland Cavaliers visited the Minnesota Timberwolves this weekend, and won 106-90. But the game was only partially about what happened on the floor; more important was the feeling of franchise transition that swept over the Twin Cities when the home crowd booed their former beloved All-Star, Kevin Love.

 

Love shook off the negative energy, later, though. 

 

The Cleveland Cavaliers Are Surging

Remember four months ago? That was when we were already anointing the Cleveland Cavaliers as Eastern Conference champions, after they had a doozy of a summer by bringing back LeBron James and trading for three-time All-Star Kevin Love.

 

That was before James became a coach-killer, Love lost his mojo, and the most hyped team of the decade got buried under a barrage of hysteria and dysfunction caused by unmet expectations.

 

Is Cavs Coach David Blatt About to Get Fired?

Things have not gone well for the 2014-15 Cleveland Cavaliers — this is not news.

 

But the continued escalation of their visible, nearly comic dysfunction keeps bringing the Cavs back to the front pages. Nothing grabs our attention quite like a car crash, and that’s what seems to be happening in Cleveland.

 

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