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It’s Official: Kevin Love Has Been Traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers


The NBA’s summer soap opera has mercifully come to a close. After weeks of speculation, Kevin Love is officially headed to Cleveland as part of a three-team trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves and Philadelphia 76ers.

Here’s a complete breakdown of the moving parts in the deal.

Minnesota gets: Anthony Bennett, Andrew Wiggins, Thaddeus Young, $6.3 million trade exception
Philadelphia gets: Luc Mbah a Moute, Alexey Shved, 2015 Miami first round pick (via Cleveland)
Cleveland gets: Kevin Love

The Wolves have wasted no time in welcoming their new additions to the region by taking out a newspaper ad in today’s edition of the St. Paul Pioneer Press:

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