The boyhood bond of Kevin Love and Klay Thompson

Kevin Love (right) is introduced as a Cleveland Cavaliers starter at Tuesday night's NBA game at the Trail Blazers.

Notes, quotes and anecdotes about what's happening on the Portland sports scene …

• Moda Center denizens got the opportunity to watch a pair of All-Stars this week who spent plenty of time together as kids -- Golden State guard Klay Thompson and Cleveland forward Kevin Love.