After an off-season in which it seemed like the N.B.A. never took a break, The New York Times talked to a few of the league’s stars about some of the other important things in their lives — anything but basketball.
Part II: Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love is entering his 12th season as a former champion on a team looking to redefine itself. Part I: Miami’s Jimmy Butler describes his bromance with the soccer star Neymar.
Kevin Love swears he was a cowboy in a previous life.