Found January 10, 2014 on Crossover Chronicles:
Wednesday night the dust had settled on another Minnesota loss in a close game. The Timberwolves were an astounding and stat-defying 0-10 in games decided by four points or less after Gerald Green drained the game-winning jumper for the Suns to complete an improbable comeback. Throw in last week's frustrating and wrongful defeat to the Mavericks and frustration is brimming for a Timberwolves team with Playoff ambitions. Following Wednesday's latest setback, Kevin Love let some of his frustration out to the media in another example of what is increasingly looking like a relationship winding down rather than a partnership revving up. The Timberwolves are vastly underperforming and sitting outside the Playoff race in the crowded Western Conference. That is not where they need to be as Love gets set to make his big decision. Like other superstar players before him, Love will become a free agent next summer. He is expected, like Carmelo Anthony, Dwight Howard and Dero...

Despite all evidence to the contrary, Kevin Love insists team chemistry is fine

Now that he has had a chance to cool down and reflect on what happened, when Minnesota Timberwolves beat writer Jerry Zgoda asked Kevin Love on Friday about the power forward’s testy meltdown following another close loss on Wednesday to the Phoenix Suns, Love downplayed the incident and insisted that everything is a-OK and team […]The post Despite all evidence to the contrary...

NBA Executive says Kevin Love is headed back to the Los Angeles

One NBA executive thinks Kevin Love will be Laker The Minnesota Timberwolves are in a precarious situation involving their star player, Kevin Love. After ripping into his teammates, many believe Love has reached his breaking point after six seasons in Minnesota. The next logical question is whether they should trade Love, or keep him and risk losing him in free agency. You never...

Love torches teammates as Wolves lose again

Kevin Love is usually one of the last Minnesota Timberwolves to be interviewed after a game, preferring first to collect his thoughts as he goes through a treatment regimen that includes an extended dip in an icy cold tub that helps his body recover from the beating it takes on a nightly basis. This time, Love was waiting for the media who trudged into the locker room after the...

Kevin Love Rips Teammates' Body Language

Kevin Love expressed frustration with his teammates after the Minnesota Timberwolves' 104-103 loss to the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday. Love has put up strong numbers this season, but the Wolves have a 17-18 record. "We can't have two guys sitting at the end of the bench that play good minutes just sitting there and not getting up during timeouts,'' Love said, referring...

Wolves want All-Star fans to 'Show Kevin Some Love'

MINNEAPOLIS -- Sometime after the Timberwolves' win Monday at Philadelphia, Kevin Love playfully accused Ronny Turiaf of theft. The backup center played for a while with Love and the rest of the starting unit (minus Nikola Pekovic) in his first game back from injury and aggressively snatched nine boards. According to Turiaf, Love -- who pulled down seven boards in a rare non...

NBA executive: Everyone knows Kevin Loves wants to go to the Lakers

Kevin Love has a player option that will allow him to opt out of his contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves after next season. While he is fully expected to exercise that option, it remains unclear if Love will re-resign with the T-Wolves or bolt for another team. At least one NBA executive believes Minnesota has […]

Kevin Love calls out teammates after loss

The Minnesota Timberwolves won their first three games of the season, and they have not been able to string together more than two-straight wins since. On Wednesday, the T-Wolves lost a tough game at home to the Phoenix Suns. They blew a lead with just a few minutes remaining, which is something Minnesota has done […]

Kevin Love Calls Out J.J. Barea & Dante Cunningham Following Loss To Suns

Following the Timberwolves’ 104-103 loss to the Suns Wednesday, Kevin Love called out teammates J.J. Barea and Dante Cunningham for “sulking” on the bench and not joining the team during timeouts. “We can’t have two guys sitting at the end of the bench, who play good minutes, just sitting there and not getting up at timeouts,” Love said. “We all need to be in this together...

NBA Exec: “Everyone Knows wants to Go to the Lakers”

It hasn’t been exactly a well kept secret that Minneosta Timberwolves forward Kevin Love probably isn’t happy with his situation with the team. 6 years in the league now, and still no playoffs for a player some have gone as far as calling top 5 in the league. Which has led many to speculate that […]

Minnesota Timberwolves Star Kevin Love Rips Teammates After Disappointing Loss to Phoenix Suns

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost 104-103 to the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday night when Gerald Green hit a three-point shot with 3.9 seconds remaining in regulation to give Phoenix a much-needed road win. During the fourth quarter, Minnesota guard J.J. Barea and forward Dante Cunningham were seen sulking on the bench and weren’t showing much emotion as the team attempted to win a...

Kevin´s not feeling the Love

Minnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Love has slammed the attitude of two of his team-mates after their 104-103 loss to Phoenix […]

Wolves can't hide frustration after bitter loss to Phoenix

MINNEAPOLIS -- Hands placed on heads, jerseys pulled over faces, eyes either wide in disbelief or narrowed in discontent. Time, and patience, growing short for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Early in the year came optimism. Then a taxing schedule, injuries and early season lessons to be learned served as justification for a record that's hovered near .500 for most of the season...

5 Perfect Blockbuster NBA Trades That Won’t Happen

5 Perfect Blockbuster NBA Trades That Won’t Happen By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Every year as we get closer to the trade deadline in the NBA, there are trade rumors abound and everyone tries to come up with the biggest trades possible for their teams to improve and although rarely do any of these trades happen and usually there are only 1 or 2 big trades around...

Bobcats-Timberwolves Preview

The Minnesota Timberwolves have struggled all season to finish out close games. Now, possible dissension among teammates could make that obstacle even more difficult to overcome. Minnesota tries to bounce back from another difficult loss Friday night when it hosts the Charlotte Bobcats. The Timberwolves (17-18) are 0-10 in games decided by four points or fewer, with five of their...

Timberwolves-Spurs Preview

Sitting a few games out of the Western Conference playoff picture, the Minnesota Timberwolves know they need to put a few wins together. Building on their latest result, though, could prove difficult with a matchup against the conference's best team up next. The Timberwolves try to make it two in a row when they visit the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday night. Minnesota (18-18...
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