Found August 04, 2012 on
Team USA survived a scare on Saturday, outlasting Lithuania 99-94. A win is a win, but Kevin Love thought an apology was is order. Shortly after Team USA, which actually trailed in the fourth quarter, overcame Lithuania's upset bid, Love sent out the following tweet. Shaq on the free throw line today!!! My bad USA. Good win for us. Needed a game like that. On to the next. — Kevin Love (@kevinlove) August 4, 2012 Clearly, Love wasn't in love with his free-throw shooting in the contest. The Timberwolves power forward went 3-for-8 from the charity stripe while scoring seven...

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