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Continued: Disappointing end to disappointing Wolves season

  • Article by: JERRY ZGODA , Star Tribune
  • Last update: April 17, 2014 - 9:37 AM

When asked if he still has faith in the team’s future, he said, “Sure, of course.”

Love also acknowledged after Wednesday’s loss that the team’s improvement rests in good measure with him.

“Obviously I carry a lot of the weight,” he said. “That’s what I get paid to do. So a lot of it rides on my shoulders and that’s what I’m going to continue to do, keep working hard to change that. Some stuff is out of your control, but the stuff you can control you have to fight for as hard as you possibly can and go from there.”

If the Wolves don’t believe Love will re-sign with them next year, they likely will attempt to trade him either this summer or next season. When asked if he thinks he will be on the roster come training camp next fall, Love didn’t answer while a team public-relations official ended a four-minute postgame interview.

At the next locker stall over, Rubio lamented the chance squandered to avoid a losing record.

“We tried, it wasn’t the way we wanted to finish this season,” Rubio said. “Of course one game is not going to change what happens in the whole year, but it would be something positive this season, at least being .500.”



 

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