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Kevin Love may be suspended for stepping on Luis Scola's face during the Timberwolves' 100-91 win over the Rockets on Saturday.
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Kevin Love: Dirty Play but not a Dirty Player

Basketball is a competitive sport and the NBA is a competitive league. With that being said Kevin Love was out of line Saturday when he stepped on Luis Scola’s face after a steal on Saturday. I am sometimes skeptical about the passion the players play with on a game to game basis in the NBA, but there was no lack of it between Love and Scola the other night. They had been playing...

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Things got a bit chippy Saturday night in Minnesota between the Timberwolves Rockets. Midway through the third quarter, Louis Scola was hammered by Kevin Love and fell to the floor. While running back down the court, Love looked to have intentionally stepped on Scola’s face. Following the game, Love had this to say: ”I fell down. He was kind of right there,”  ”I got Size...

Kevin Love steps on Luis Scola’s face

There's two types of players in the NBA, there's players who fight for every inch on defense and offense, and then theirs players who fall on the ground, begging for fouls, every time they feel a little contact. Luis Scola's like a girl who insults herself and then desperately looks up waiting for someone to compliment her. He looks like a floppy c*ck out there. On...

Kevin Love face-stomped Luis Scola over the weekend (GIF)

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Love's apology and Lee to NBADL

http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/75...-2-games-stomp Love apologized to Scola both after the game and in a statement issued by the team on Monday following the suspension, and said he has to do a better job handling his emotions. "I don't want to be known for that," Love said after practice. "I want to be known as a stand-up guy who happened to make a...

Wolves haven't been so good so late since KG

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Rubio not worried about stats with Love out

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Timberwolves 100, Rockets 91

Kevin Love scored 25 points and grabbed 18 rebounds and Luke Ridnour added 22 points to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves over the Houston Rockets 100-91 on Saturday night. Minnesota won for the fifth time in seven games to reach .500 (12-12). Kyle Lowry had 24 points and 11 assists for Houston and Luis Scola also had 24 points, but Kevin Martin scored a season-low two points on...

Rockets 99, Nuggets 90

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Luis Scola scored 25 points and the Houston Rockets handed the injury-riddled Denver Nuggets their third straight loss, 99-90 on Monday night.

Love suspended for two games

The NBA suspended Minnesota's Kevin Love for two games after stepping on Luis Scola's face during Saturday's game at the Target Center.
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