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)
AUBURN HILLS, MICH. – With a hurting heart and rested legs, Kevin Love got back to the game of basketball Tuesday at the Palace of Auburn Hills.Nine days after he had last played, six days...
AUBURN HILLS, MI. -- Kevin Love will return to action tonight when the Wolves play the Pistons here at the Palace tonight. But his mind is still back home.Love and the Wolves were in Mexico City last...
The Wolves have had five days off between games, but the break included thousands of miles of travel to play in a game that never happened. They returned to practice Friday but were missing Kevin...
Kevin Love always wanted to play football, a childhood aspiration diverted in part by a registered-nurse mother who feared he would get hurt.Some 15 years later, the Timberwolves star is living out...
For years, the Timberwolves tried to lure fans to Target Center by touting appearances by the best players in the NBA.Tonight, they can do that again.Only this time, the guy they’ll be touting...
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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