The Wolves almost made it a double road upset special for Minnesota teams Sunday, but it wasn't meant to be in New York. Still, it was impressive given that Kevin Love was

left at home.


Christmas Eve is not typically a day to be watching sports, but if you need a TV escape from the festivities, there's the Hawaii Bowl (7 p.m., ESPN2).


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