Kevin Love was taken fifth overall by Memphis in 2008 and was traded to the Wolves on draft night for the third overall pick, O.J. Mayo, in an eight-player deal. He was a 2012 Olympian and a two-time NBA All-Star who holds the longest streak for consecutive double doubles. Previously, he was a top-ranked prospect out of Lake Oswego (Ore) High School before playing one season in college for UCLA (Final Four appearance, 2008.)
Santa Monica, CA
$13.67 million in 2012-13
NBA All-Star (2012), NBA Most Improved Player (2011), All-NBA Second Team (2012), NBA Three-Point Shootout champion (2012), NBA All-Rookie Second Team (2009), Consensus NCAA All-American First Team (2008), Naismith Prep Player of the Year (2007)
Despite huge numbers, Timberwolves forward Kevin Love was not named the NBA’s Western Conference player of the month for February.That award went to Clippers forward Blake Griffin, who averaged...
With step-back threes, running bank shots, post-up spins and step-throughs, and the occasional baby hook, Kevin Love has prompted an impertinent question about our local basketball franchise:Is He...
DENVER – Timberwolves star Kevin Love averaged 34 points, 14 rebounds and three made three-pointers a game during the month of February, the kind of production that helped make him the reigning...
As we mentioned last week, we are only at the cusp of speculation about Kevin Love's future. The latest round comes from Grantland's Bill Simmons, who takes a peek at four possible Love destinations...
Kevin Love was named NBA Player of the Week on Monday after averaging 36.7 points and 12.7 rebounds in three games last week.It was the second time this season he's won the award. Love current has a...
That's what the Wolves' Kevin Love wants and mostly gets. The gritty forward credits his dad's long-ago driveway sessions for his NBA dominance.
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