Kevin Love was purchased out by the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday and already has many groups vying for his consideration, however the Miami Warmth have reportedly emerged as the highest contender.

Per The Athletic, Kevin Love was nearing a buyout with the Cavs on Wednesday, whom he has been with for the final 9 years. He’s the final piece of the Huge 3 together with LeBron James and Kyrie Irving to go away Cleveland after the franchise’s NBA title in 2016.

The Warmth have been desirous to pounce for the veteran ahead, however Love may even discuss with the Philadelphia 76ers, per ESPN. Nonetheless, The Athletic reported the Warmth’s provide of a “outlined function” and staff’s “playoff positioning” place them because the favorites.

Kevin Love is in search of a brand new staff to affix after a contract buyout with the Cavaliers.
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Kevin Love with his wife at a wedding in August of 2022.
Kevin Love along with his spouse at a marriage in August of 2022.

For the hot-and-cold Warmth, who sit at seventh place within the Jap Convention, the 34-year-old Love affords a veteran presence together with stable passing capacity and capturing from deep.

Love suffered a thumb damage early on within the season. He averaged 8.5 factors in 20 minutes per recreation.