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Kevin Love and Matthew Dellavedova OUT for Saturday's game with Pelicans

Things won't be easy for the Cavs Saturday night

Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

The Cavs have lost two straight and play tonight on the second night of a back to back. They'll be without the services of star power forward Kevin Love and valuable reserve Matthew Dellavedova. Dellavedova will be missing his third straight game with a hamstring issue, while Love left last night's game in the second half with what was described as a bruise.

With the injuries, Tyronn Lue will go with Timofey Mozgov in the starting lineup next to Tristan Thompson at power forward. Neither are particularly helpful spacing the floor, but you'd imagine the defense would be solid. Without decent shooting from Kyrie Irving or LeBron James, the Cavs are going to have a lot of trouble spacing the floor.

In Delly's absence the Cavs will likely give more reserve minutes to Iman Shumpert and Richard Jefferson.