Facts of Kevin Wesley Love
|Full Name:||Kevin Wesley Love|
|Age:||32 years 7 months|
|Birth Date:||July 09, 1988|
|Birth Place:||Santa Monica, West Los Angeles County, California, USA|
|Net Worth:||$ 60 million|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 8 inches (2.03m)|
|Father's Name:||Stan Love|
|Mother's Name:||Karen Love|
|Weight:||96 kg Kg|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Pisces, Scorpio|
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“I was just shy of a triple-double recently, so Dylan Witschen wrote to me that he wanted a quadruple-double next time. I try to tell Dylan that it is going to be tough with the blocks, because I’m kind of uh, vertically challenged. We have our fun.”
"For me, the chance to do something with St. Jude was a homerun. When this opportunity came to me, I was like oh, this is a homerun for me. All the proceeds go to St. Jude
every last dime, every last penny. Every kid is accounted for. Not one kid pays for anything, everything is taken care of for these kids that have childhood cancer. It's terrible to see, but if we can all give back now, we can really put a smile on these kid's faces."
“Last year I wore the number seven on my shoes, which is also my lucky number, in relation to Dylan, so just keeping him in our thoughts and prayers and I know he's holding it down up there for me. That's why I'm donating it to Dylan.”
“I mean that kind of helped me get this award today, because he kind of implemented into my mind in a way to never settle, so he had a big heart and I'm just trying to follow in his footsteps as far as that goes.”
“Becoming an ambassador of Rookie Relief for St. Jude was an easy decision. As rookies, we are blessed to make it to the NBA and play a game we love as a job. It’s our duty to give back. I hope NBA fans will join us in support of Rookie Relief for St. Jude and help kids fighting cancer.”
"It just reminds you to enjoy life, because at any time things can turn against you.Being able to put my hands on the whole thing and develop a relationship with Dylan who's been through it all, it's pretty special to me. It makes me kind of hold everything closer."
“It's not all about going out and it being about you, it's about affecting other people's lives as well.Being able to affect Dylan's life in a positive way, he's come all the way back around and helped me as well to become a better person. I really, really do love this family, love the support they give us, and the entire team and I can't really put it into words...I can't say enough about them.”
Relationship Statistics of Kevin Wesley Love
|What is Kevin Wesley Love marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||In Relation|
|How many children does Kevin Wesley Love have ? (name):||None|
|Is Kevin Wesley Love having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Kevin Wesley Love gay ?:||No|
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Kevin is in a relationship with Kate Bock who is a supermodel. Prior to that, he was dating from 2014 to 2015 Cody Horn. And during his days at UCLA, Kevin was in romantic involvement with Elise Novak who was a cheerleader at the college.
Who is Kevin Love?
Kevin Wesley Love is an All-Stars American basketball player. Kevin Wesley Love played the gold medal-winning United States National Team at the 2010 FIBA and the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Kevin Love plays professional basketball as Power Forward and Center for the Cleveland Cavaliers. He is living up to his father and another basketball great, Stan Love’s expectations and more.
During downtime, Kevin works with the charity, notably the league’s outreach program ‘Rookie Relief’.
Kevin Wesley Love- Birth Age, Family
Kevin Love was born Kevin Wesley Love on 9 July 1988 in the beachfront city of Santa Monica, West Los Angeles County, California, the USA. Kevin’s middle name ‘Wesley’ is a name taken by the Love family to honor Wes Unseld. A family friend, Wes Unseld is another basketball great, and a former Washington Bullets center. Kevin was inspired by Wes and as a child, he spent hours watching Wes do the hoops in basketball.
His parents are Stan Love and Karen Love. Kevin has two more siblings- elder brother Collin Love and Emily Love. They grew up in the picturesque Lake Oswego region of Oregon.
Kevin learned everything he knows about basketball from his father who also is in the same field.
Mike Love is Kevin’s paternal uncle. Mike Love is the co-founder and lead singer of the Beach Boys, a sensational boy-band group.
Kevin’s aunt is Kathleen McCartney Hearst and is the winner of the 1982 Ironman Triathlon and is an inductee of the U.S. Triathlon Hall of Fame.
Kevin has other cousins and relatives in sports and music.
Kevin Wesley Love: Education, Professional Career Progression, net worth
Kevin was educated at Lake Oswego High School in Lake Oswego, Oregon, USA. As a sophomore in Lake Oswego High, Kevin played the varsity for Head Coach Mark Sofas. He helped his Team Oswego achieve the State 4A Tournament for four years straight. In addition, Kevin won the State Championships for three years consecutively. Thereafter in 2006, Oswego High won the State of Oregon Title.
Here at Lake Oswego High, Kevin’s dedication earned him the distinction of a top-ranking candidate for basketball.
From 2007 through 2008 Kevin studied at UCLA- the University of California, Westwood in Los Angeles, USA, and played for a season. He became the Oregon Player of the Year three times that season- a first in the State of Oregon. Kevin broke the school freshman single-season records for points scored at 681, and 415 rebounds. At UCLA, he became the finalist for the Naismith and Wooden Awards. With consensus, his team became the All-American First team and won the Wooden Award All-America Team. Additionally, Kevin received the distinction of Pac-10 Player of the Year- the second freshman in Basketball League history to earn the honor.
At the 2007 Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon, Kevin played the USA Junior Select National Team and they defeated the World Select Team 100-80, another astonishing feather under his freshman cap.
Thereafter, Kevin received honorable mention in the final selection for the League All-Defensive Team. He received the Conference Freshman of the Year honor award, All-Conference First Team Honor Award, and the All-Freshman Team honor.
Consequently, at UCLA he made it to the NBA in the Season 2008 NBA Draft in Round 1, as the fifth overall pick, and selected by the Memphis Grizzlies. In this way, Kevin started his illustrious career in basketball with the NBA Memphis Grizzlies League while still at UCLA. Among all NBA rookies for Season 2008-09, Kevin ranked an impressive record. He averaged a record-breaking feat for a newcomer.
Kevin completed his sixth season with the NBA in 2013-14 with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Later, he was with Cleveland Cavaliers. And Kevin’s illustrious basketball career is still going strong.
Awards and honors:
In 2007, Kevin became the team member of the USA Basketball Junior National Select Team who defeated the World Select Team 100-80 in the 10th annual Nike Hoop Summit in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Keep reading.
-2006, Oregon State Championship
-2007, Naismith Prep Player of the Year Award
-2008, UCLA, First Team All-American
-2009, USA Men’s National Team mini-camp on June 25.
-2009, USA Blue Team in the 2009 USA Basketball
-2010, USA World Championship Team, finished 9-0 and won a gold for the USA- the first world championship gold since 1994.
-2012, Winning U.S. Olympic Team, finished 8-0 and won the Gold Medal
-2012, Western Conference All-Star Team
– 2010-12, selected for USA Men’s National Team on Feb. 10, 2010
– 2014-16, selected for USA Men’s National Team on Jan. 23, 2014
It was only in March 2018 that Cavs All-Star Kevin revealed he has a constant struggle with depression. His estimated net worth is $ 60 million.
Kevin Wesley Love- Rumors and Controversy
There are no major rumors about Kevin. Called the ‘Love and Sneaker Wars’, Kevin in his sophomore season 2005, choose to play with the Reebok ABCD Camp. Consequently, Nike removed him from its Portland Elite Legends AAU Team.
Kevin Wesley Love- Height, Weight
All-Star Kevin Wesley has brown hair and brown eyes. His height is 6 ft. 8 in / 2.03m, and his weight is 114 kg. But he lost weight after he joined Cleveland and his current weight is 96 kg.
Kevin Wesley Love- Social Media
Kevin has more than 1.9 m followers on Facebook. Additionally, the All-Star Kevin Wesley Love’s interview with Jackie MacMullan about anxiety and depression received more than 162 k views on YouTube.
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