CLEVELAND, Ohio — After breaking a franchise record in Wednesday’s game against the Trail Blazers, the Cavs’ Kevin Love gave a big shout-out to his teammates.
In Wednesday’s game, Love put up 34 points in the first quarter alone. That set the team record for points in a single quarter. He added another 6 during the game for 40 total.
Iman Shumpert hit his 300th career three-pointer, LeBron James moved up to 17th on the NBA’s all-time assist list and Kyrie Irving passed Booby Gibson for third in Cavs all-time threes. James also had his 44th career triple double.
On Instagram Thursday, Love wrote:
“Yeah, that first quarter was wild!!! I have the best teammates in the world. From Bron drawing up plays for me in timeouts keeping me locked in, Ky finding me early again and again, TT bumpin boiiii, Swish chest bump and finding me on the bike after the quarter droppin’ dimes, JMac and our entire bench going crazy…Champ saying “You Weak”…so much more I could say but man…Love you boyyys!!!”