Kevin Love


CLEVELAND -- Two people familiar with the negotiations say LeBron James has agreed to a one-year, $23 million contract with the Cavaliers for next season.


CLEVELAND — A person familiar with the decision says Cavaliers forward Kevin Love has opted out of the final year of his contract and will be a free agent on July 1.


INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- Unable to help his teammates in the NBA Finals, injured forward Kevin Love intends to play for the Cavaliers next season.


INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- Kevin Love spent all those long, losing seasons in Minnesota aching for a chance to be part of the NBA playoffs.


BOSTON -- LeBron James scored 27 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers overcame a shoulder injury to Kevin Love to complete a first-round sweep of the Boston Celtics with a 101-93 victory Sunday.