During his introductory news conference yesterday in Cleveland, Kevin Love followed Denny Green's path down the high road."I loved my time there. The people of Minnesota were great," Love said. "The fans were great. They showed up win, lose or draw... It was a great six years. I enjoyed my time."Bac ... More >>
With the blockbuster trade now finalized, there will be plenty of time to get excited about the new batch of young, athletic Timberwolves, headlined by top draft choice Andrew Wiggins, who will be publicly introduced to Minnesota by Flip Saunders during a press conference at the State Fair tomorrow. ... More >>
Unceasing speculation about Kevin Love's long-term future in Minnesota has been ongoing at least since January 2012, when Love signed a less-than-maximum four-year contract extension with an option to walk away after the third year.In the months that followed, reports emerged that Love wasn't happy ... More >>
At halftime of the New York Knicks' eventual Wednesday night victory over the Timberwolves, Knicks center Tyson Chandler was asked how he planned to approach his matchup with Kevin Love in the second half.SEE ALSO: Ricky Rubio runs K-Love "Love Dial" in awesome new ESPN promo [VIDEO]"Oh, go at ... More >>
During a recent road trip to Phoenix, the Miami Heat took a great from practice so Dwayne Wade could film LeBron James throwing down this sick dunk:
Step aside, LeBron, and eat your heart out, Durant. Because this month, Minneapolis has been home to the best basketball player in the world.SEE ALSO: Kevin Love makes City Pages blogger look like a fool [VIDEO] In February, Kevin Love averaged an otherworldly 34 points (that's a franchise record fo ... More >>
Just before the 2012 Olympics, Kevin Love was asked how much patience he had for the Timberwolves front office's effort to put together a playoff-caliber roster."My patience is not high," he replied. "Would yours be, especially when I'm a big proponent of greatness surrounding itself with greatness? ... More >>
Kevin Love put his teammates on blast following last night's heartbreaking 104-103 loss to the Phoenix Suns at the Target Center.SEE ALSO: Listen to T-Wolves radio guy Alan Horton's epic meltdown at end of last night's loss "We can't have two guys sitting at the end of the bench, who play good minut ... More >>
Last night, a spirited Timberwolves comeback from a pathetic first half and a 21-point third quarter deficit fell just short, as the refereeing crew swallowed their whistles and didn't call what looked to be an obvious foul on Kevin Love during his last-second attempt to tie the game.SEE ALSO: Kevin ... More >>
:::: UPDATE :::: As pointed out below by commenter lubbadubb, dialing the "Love Dial" billboard number yields a sultry voicemail treat from Ricky himself. Although it's a bit hard to follow the specifics, it definitely sounds like the Spanish heartthrob says something about "naked women" and "hot mi ... More >>
Though their performance was inspiring, the Timberwolves lost last night in heartbreaking fashion on the road to the Los Angeles Clippers, a team widely expected to be one of the best in the Western Conference this season.SEE ALSO: Kevin Love provides some T-Wolves porn on Sunday nightDown 109-107 w ... More >>
Last night, Wolves Nation was treated to some Wolves porn.SEE ALSO: Kevin Love makes City Pages blogger look like a fool [VIDEO] The T-Pups beat the Los Angeles Lakers for the first time since spring 2007 (Ricky Davis and KG were still on the team back then). And not only did the Wolves snap a 22 ... More >>
Following last night's impressive 109-100 victory over the Knicks in Madison Square Garden, the Timberwolves are still undefeated (3-0) and Kevin Love is the leading scorer in the NBA at 29.7 points per game. RELATED: Kevin Love makes City Pages blogger look like a fool [VIDEO] In other words... ... More >>
The Timberwolves roster isn't quite as chock full of white dudes as it was last season, but they still have the best "white guy" in the NBA, according to the league's annual survey of its 30 general managers.SEE ALSO: Kevin Garnett takes a shot at T-Wolves management, and who can blame him? We put " ... More >>
Coming into last night's game in Sacramento, the Timberwolves had lost five games in a row, in the process sinking toward the bottom of the Western Conference standings.They encountered a plucky Kings team that just wouldn't go away. Though the Wolves led for most of the game, they were only ahead b ... More >>
While the Arizona Cardinals were in town to play the Vikings last weekend, Larry Fitzgerald Jr. and Kevin Love went to one of Minneapolis' two Winston's Barbershop locations and gave K-Love a makeover in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month.K-Love's shave is about more than aesthetics -- for every ... More >>
October has got to be Kevin Love's least-favorite month at this point.FROM TUESDAY: Kevin Love is injured while sleeping On October 16, 2009, Love broke the fourth metacarpal bone in his left hand during a preseason game, causing him to miss the first 18 games of the season (the Wolves stood at a dr ... More >>
Kevin Love sat out Saturday's preseason game against the Chicago Bulls because of an ailing elbow.SEE ALSO:-- Kevin Love, JJ Barea physically separated during T-Wolves' 3rd straight loss [VIDEO]-- Kevin Love suspended for Scola face-stomp [VIDEO]-- Twitter controversy erupts as PiPress reports K-Lov ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Kevin Love: "My patience is not high" with T-Wolves-- Kevin Love suspended for Scola face-stomp [VIDEO]-- David Kahn silenced Kevin Love's TwitteringKevin Love has always been remarkably media savvy -- he was breaking news on Twitter before communicating in 140 characters was cool, he st ... More >>
While Kevin Love deserves to be on Team USA's roster as much as the next big-name forward in the NBA, he said he feels like he's missing something that the rest of the star-studded Olympic roster has. "It's tough seeing all these guys that are young and older who have all played in the playoffs," Lo ... More >>
Kevin Love trying to sing along with Britney Spears' "...Baby One More Time" is even more awkward than Kevin Love trying to sing along with 'N Sync.Although these videos that the Minnesota Timberwolves have been spinning out this season seem to have their heart in the right place, no person who a ... More >>
Things have taken a turn toward the ugly for the 2012 Minnesota Timberwolves.Just a week after being in pole position for a playoff birth, the Wolves have now dropped three straight games and sit two games back of eighth-place Houston. Overall, the team has played terrible defense while dropping ... More >>
Scola spiked the ball off Love's balls days before he got stomped.Just as the Timberwolves hit the .500 mark for the first time in over a half-decade, the team will have to play two games without its best player.Kevin Love has been suspended two games without pay by the NBA for stepping on Luis S ... More >>
K-Love is excited to see you when he gets back to MPLS.Just hours before a deadline that would've allowed him to become a restricted free agent next summer, Kevin Love and the Timberwolves have agreed to a compromise, reports ESPN.According to Marc Stein and Chris Broussard, later today K-Love wi ... More >>
Before a national TV audience on Friday night, Kevin Love shot the Timberwolves back into relevance after years of being regarded as the NBA's Siberia. As the buzzer sounded, Love drained one of the most dramatic game-winning three-point shots in franchise history, pushing the T-Wolves past an up ... More >>
After nearly a decade of ineptitude, this season's incarnation of the T-Wolves is generating some buzz.But last night's disappointing loss to Milwaukee dropped the team to 0-2 and featured the shoddy defense and ball-handling characteristic of the horrible Kurt Rambis teams fans are so eager to f ... More >>
The Orlando center is coming on strong.
Streak over, Kevin Love sits down.One of the few good narratives about the Timberwolves this season just got flushed down the drain. Kevin Love's consecutive double-double streak is over. The Golden State Warriors shut down his four-month, 53-game record and hammered the Wolves 100-77 on Sun ... More >>
Kevin Love leaves Moses Malone behind.Kevin Love wasn't even sure he was going to play last night against the Indiana Pacers at the Target Center, thanks to a busticated knee. Good thing he did, because he now owns the NBA record for the longest streak of double-doubles, 52. Until last nigh ... More >>
He wants the ball. Now.Avert your eyes from the fetid mess that is the Timberwolves' record this season for just a moment, please. Now, focus on a tiny bit of good news: Kevin Love could break Moses Malone's record for consecutive double-doubles when he takes to the Target Center court tonig ... More >>
True love at the arena.
Where's the Love?Kevin Love has had a great season playing for a lousy team, and he got screwed out of an NBA All-Star spot yesterday. "The guy deserved it - no matter how lousy the Timberwolves are," commenter Johnnny says. "And although being on this team makes him look even better, there ... More >>
With half-a-season in the net, a look at reasons for both hope and concern.
The local hardwood has turned especially soft in recent weeks.
A history of NBA glass.
No teeth.The Timberwolves began the season with another revamped roster, promises of "progress," and early signs of hope. We figure that at this point, Kevin Love alone is worthy of being an All-Star. But the T-Wolves now own the NBA's second-worst record with the season more than a third g ... More >>
At their current pace, the Wolves will win only two more game than last year.
Give it to me.What do you do when a 6-feet 10-inch, 260-pound slab of human with a scruffy beard demands the coat off your back? You hand it over. Right now. But you'll feel OK about it, because the guy glaring at you is Kevin Love, and he wants to donate your threads to the Salvation Army.
The 'Wolves forward is rebounding at a superhero's pace.
Photo: WikipediaKevin Love left everyone speechless.When Moses Malone, then playing for Houston, notched an NBA-record 30 points and 30 rebounds in a 1982 game against Seattle, Kevin Love hadn't even been born. Fast forward to Minneapolis last night, where Love found the most astonishing gro ... More >>
A new season opens for the 'Wolves and sixth straight losing campaign appears inevitable.
Photo: WkipediaKevin Love dishes.Give a jock a blog and watch keen insight general hilarity ensue. That must have been what the editors at GQ were thinking when they handed the Timberwolves' Kevin Love the keys to "Love Will Tear Us Apart." Go on, they said, give us a peak behind the curtain ... More >>
Disappointing efforts against Detroit and Washington. Plus, the Wolves trade Brian Cardinal for Darko Milicic.
The Wolves beat the Jazz, 108-101; Ryan Gomes has achieved total consciousness; Kevin Love returns.
Kevin Love has not sent a tweet in like, two weeks? WTTweet?
Or at least, Kevin Love thinks so...
The Timberwolves have an argument to make.
The Timberwolves enter the vortex.