Found January 26, 2012 on
For Wolves owner Glen Taylor, it's the best of both worlds: His star gets a max contract; he retains salary cap room.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
HOWL AT THE MOON
According to multiple sources, Minnesota and Kevin Love have agreed to terms and the forward will sign a four-year, max contract with the team reportedly worth $62 million.
When Kevin Love stepped out behind an exquisitely set screen and launched a 3-pointer that settled through the net at the buzzer, sinking the Clippers on national television Friday night, he turned his back on the rest of the Timberwolves, set his jaw firmly and threw his arms wide.
It didn't take long for Love to be swarmed, his teammates rushing to show him some, well, love...
Theres a viral YouTube video starring a talking shell that poses a surprisingly philosophical question. In an almost indignant tone because yes, miniature exoskeletons can be indignant the shell, Marcel, asks his audience:
People say my head is too big for my body, and I say, Compared to what?
Its a valid question.
Now consider the Timberwolves. Ricky Rubio has become Minnesotas...
The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed all star forward Kevin Love to a four year $62 million contract extension. Love was facing the prospect of becoming a restricted free agent. Love was the 5th pick in the 2008 NBA draft and making $4.6 million this season. Love is currently 23 years old.
Love has been wanting to get a deal done for weeks now and head coach Rick...
Yesterday the Internet lied and told you that Kevin Love signed an extension with the Wolves, but today it all came true as Love signing a four-year, $62 million contract extension today with the Minnesota Timberwolves. He wanted a five-year deal, but I don’t think that means he’ll be eating Ramen anytime soon.
“The five years was something I felt very strongly about, but...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A person familiar with the situation says Kevin Love has agreed to a four-year contract extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves worth between $60 million and $62 million.The deal includes a player option in the final year. The person described the agreement to The Associated Press on Wednesday ...
All-Star forward Kevin Love finally got his contract extension with the Timberwolves and is glad to be able to focus solely on what happens inside the lines now.