Cup of Cavs is back! And with a logo that you can find on social media — thanks to Christine Stankiewicz for the work. She also designed our new podcast logos, by the way.
Take of the day
This is more of a fact than a take, but I feel as if it needs to be said: Kevin Love makes the Cavs more watchable and that should not be rooted against. Even if the Cavs win a handful of more games because he’s back, that is much better thing to watch than whatever it was the Cavs were putting on the floor before he was back. And odds are, they are still going to have a really high pick in the draft.
So, don’t stress about the draft odds and enjoy Love being Love and being back on the court.
As of today, the Cavs have the third-worst record in the NBA. They have a 52.1 percent chance of landing a top-four pick and a 14 percent chance of landing the No. 1 overall pick. They could pick as low as No. 7 overall.
ICYMI — news and notes from yesterday
What to read today
SB Nation’s Paul Flannery on the realest drama still being on the court. Always read Paul.