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Cleveland Cavaliers (19-33)


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W 102-94
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L 105-120
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Cavs still view Kevin Love as valuable piece in slow rebuild

CLEVELAND (AP) As the Cavaliers' slow, stuttering rebuild continues around a "core four" of young players, the team still views Kevin Love as an important piece.

One worth keeping around. At least, for now.

On Friday, general manager Koby Altman spoke to the media for the first time since the Cavs completed a injury-marred season by going 22-50 and failing to compete for a playoff spot during a year in which Love went from being a major contributor to a distraction.

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Leaders
Points: Collin Sexton24.3
Rebounds: Jarrett Allen10.0
Assists: Darius Garland6.1
FG%: Collin Sexton47.5%
Steals: Larry Nance Jr.1.74
Blocks: Jarrett Allen1.43
Defense (Rank)
Points: 112.3 (16)
Rebounds: 43.7 (14)
Assists: 25.4 (19)
FG%: 48.4% (29)
FT%: 77.9% (16)
3P%: 38.3% (28)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 103.8 (30)
Rebounds: 42.8 (24)
Assists: 23.8 (21)
FG%: 45.0% (25)
FT%: 74.3% (26)
3P%: 33.6% (30)
Standings
Central Divison
  W L Pct GB
xy-Milwaukee 46 26 .639 --
Indiana 34 38 .472 12.0
Chicago 31 41 .431 15.0
Cleveland 22 50 .306 24.0
Detroit 20 52 .278 26.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
5/14/2021 Anderson Varejao Signed to 10-Day Contract
5/4/2021 Anderson Varejao Signed to 10-Day Contract
5/2/2021 Mfiondu Kabengele Signed for the Rest of the Season
4/28/2021 Jeremiah Martin Signed as Free Agent Two-way contract
4/21/2021 Mfiondu Kabengele Signed to Second 10-Day Contract
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Injuries
Date Player Status
5/3/2021 Darius Garland Sprained left ankle
4/26/2021 Larry Nance Jr. Fractured right thumb
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