Found December 14, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
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Kevin Love left Friday's game in New Orleans with just more than a minute remaining after hitting rookie guard Austin Rivers with his right hand. It's the same hand the Minnesota Timberwolves forward injured in the preseason. The team revealed after the game that X-rays on the hand were negative, but it did not reveal anything else about the extent of the injury. Love had 14 points and nine rebounds in the Timberwolves' 113-102 win over the Hornets. Love missed nine games to open this season after breaking his right hand in the preseason. Since returning, he has averaged 19.4 points and 13.7 rebounds in 11 games. Follow Joan Niesen on Twitter.
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