Dear Kevin Love,
As the City of Cleveland, we would like to express our sincere gratitude for your incredible contributions to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the City of Cleveland. You have embraced Cleveland, and helped change the mentality of Cleveland. Your loyalty, and belief in our city has inspired many to believe in Cleveland again.
Your remarkable performance in the 2016 NBA Finals helped lead our team to its first championship in franchise history, and we will always remember the energy and excitement you brought to our city during that unforgettable season.
Beyond your on-court performance, your commitment to mental health awareness and advocacy has been an inspiration to us all, helping to break down stigmas and raise awareness about the importance of seeking help.
As you have said yourself, “Cleveland is a special place,” and we are proud to have had you as a part of our community. Your passion for the city, the fans, and your teammates has been evident throughout your time here, and we are grateful for the positive impact you have had on so many lives.
We wish you all the best as you move on to your next chapter, and we will always remember you as a key member of the Cavaliers family and a cherished member of the Cleveland community.
Thank you, Kevin Love, for everything you have given us.
The City of Cleveland