WATCH: Kevin Love defends his defense as LeBron lights him up
LeBron James wasn't letting anyone off the hook on Monday.
Inserted back in the starting lineup, Kevin Love didn't make much of an impact in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, which Cleveland won to extend the series. Love actually finished the game with a +18 despite scoring just two points on 1 of 5 shooting and missing all three of three-point attempts. He grabbed three rebounds, had two turnovers and picked up four fouls in close to 33 minutes of action.
To make matters worse for Love, he got a stern talking-to by LeBron James early in the first quarter when Love appeared to suggest his hand was up on defense:
The relationship between Love and James has been through its ups and downs but they are focused on the same goal of winning a championship. Love has also said that this Cavs team is the closest unit he's ever been on, so what may be perceived as an argument is more than likely a teachable moment shared between two teammates.
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