Here is a look back at the sweet love story between Kevin Love and Kate Bock, from their first date to their wedding day. Find out everything about them in this article.
Who Is Kevin Love?
American professional basketball player Kevin Wesley Love, born on September 7, 1988, plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
He has five All-Star appearances under his belt, has made the NBA Second Team twice, and in 2016 he won the NBA title with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
He also competed for the United States on the gold-medal winning national teams at the 2012 Summer Olympics and the 2010 FIBA World Championship. Love was the NBA’s Most Improved Player in 2011 and finished first in the league in rebounding.
Who Is Kate Bock?
Kate Lynne Bock, a Canadian model who was born on January 30, 1988, has been featured in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue every year since 2013.
She shared the cover with Olivia Culpo and Jasmine Sanders in 2020.
Bock was born in Vancouver on January 30, 1988. She is fluent in French and attended a Canadian school with a French immersion programme. She was interested in sports growing up in Canada, particularly swimming, soccer, baseball, and field hockey.
Kevin And Kate’s First Meet
According to the basketball player’s Instagram post, Love and Bock “met through a cup of coffee” on July 31, 2015, at the St. Regis Hotel in New York City. On her social media profile, Bock announced the date.
In an interview with Graham Bensinger, Love said of Bock, “We had a tonne of stuff in common, middle child, obviously I did my background check.”
The two were hesitant to say whether it was “love at first sight,” especially Bock who said she “doesn’t think you can love someone until you know them.” She added that she “kind of thinks so,” despite the fact that “I think we were pretty into it.
Their Current Relationship Status
Married! Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model Kate Bock and NBA player Kevin Love wed this past weekend in New York City, setting off wedding bells.
After being engaged for almost a year and a half, Bock, 34, and the Cleveland Cavaliers player, 34, wed on June 25 at the New York Public Library.
The Canadian native talked candidly about putting the finishing touches on both her Ralph Lauren dress and the couple’s big day in a pre-wedding interview with Vogue.
She told the publication that her gown was modelled after one worn by Grace Kelly and added, “The Ralph Lauren team are true experts, and I had so much fun working with them on creating something that was classic, elegant, and fit in seamlessly with the theme of our wedding.” “I was inspired by Grace Kelly’s lace dress, and we made a contemporary beaded gown that was exactly my style,” the author said.