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Kevin Martin scored 27 points, Kevin Love had 18 of his 25 points during Minnesota's 47-point first quarter, and the Timberwolves snapped a 22-game losing streak against the Los Angeles Lakers with a 113-90 victory Sunday night.
Ricky Rubio had 12 points, 14 assists and 10 rebounds for the Timberwolves, who hadn't beaten the Lakers since March 6, 2007. Minnesota took a 28-point lead during the highest-scoring quarter in franchise history and maintained a healthy advantage all night in their first win over the Lakers at Staples Center since Dec. 2, 2005.
Steve Blake scored 19 points with five 3-pointers, and Jodie Meeks added 16 for the Lakers, who have lost five of seven.
Steve Nash played 13 minutes before sitting out with a back injury.
Corey Brewer scored 17 points and Nikola Pekovic had 14 points and 10 rebounds as the Wolves punctuated their 5-2 start to the season by ending the longest active streak between two NBA opponents.
Rubio supplemented his second career tr...
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Tweet The Minnesota Timberwolves had to be a bit frustrated and in some kind of a mood after their game against the Clippers in L.A. on Monday night. Sure, they fought back from an 11-point deficit to have a chance to tie or win the game, but they missed two tip-in opportunities in the final play. Kevin Love was obviously a bit frustrated with himself...
The Minnesota Timberwolves lost a close one to the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday night. Naturally, Minnesota big man Kevin Love was disappointed after the game, but because he is a professional, decided to field media questions anyway.But as any good reporter knows, when you get a chance to ask a pro athlete a question, you better make it a good one, and you also better make it...
MINNEAPOLIS -- If not for his parents, Kevin Love may havemade some youth football coach in Lake Oswego, Ore., a very happy man. As itwas, Stan and Karen Love refused to let their son engage in the sport, insteadpushing him toward the game his dad played professionally for four years.So when the Timberwolves' increasingly spectacular powerforward launches one of those laser-beam...
Through the Minnesota Timberwolves first seven games Kevin Love has been playing at an MVP level.
The Timberwolves are sitting pretty at 5-2 while he’s averaging 26.9 points, 14.4 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game.
If you want another example of just how good he is, the T’Wolves offensive efficiency rating (points per 100 possessions) is 108.1 with Love on the court.... Read more
Timberwolves’ Kevin Love has gotten off to an incredible start this season, averaging 26.9 points, 14.4 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game, but what’s equally impressive are the outlet passes he’s been dishing out in games – check ‘em out:
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The Minnesota Timberwolves have had one had common trait to their potential: health. Many have said, if healthy, the Timberwolves can make the playoffs. The 2013-14 season has been kind to Minnesota to begin, their 4-2 on the season, sitting second in the Northwest division, and currently fifth in the Western Conference. They’re doing it, […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Kevin Martin scored 27 points, Kevin Love had 18 of his 25 points during Minnesota's 47-point first quarter, and the Timberwolves snapped a 22-game losing streak against the Los Angeles Lakers with a 113-90 victory Sunday night.
Ricky Rubio had 12 points, 14 assists and 10 rebounds for the Timberwolves, who hadn't beaten the Lakers since March 6, 2007...
The Minnesota Timberwolves are off to a 5-3 start. Talent was never the issue in Minnesota, the question has always been can they stay healthy?
If they’re able to remain healthy this season, there’s no reason why this team won’t reach the postseason for the first time since 2004.
Kevin Love, the T-Wolves franchise player is a free agent in the summer of 2015. There’s been...
In recognition of the three-day Veteran’s Day weekend, Kevin Love took a little trip to the outlet mall. [@cjzero] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Through the decay and debris of a crumbling infrastructure, chasing the championship parade that never marches, the New York Knicks' recruitment to retain Carmelo Anthony comes with the promise to pursue Kevin Love into the franchise's 2015 salary-cap space.
LeBron James comes free too soon (2014), Kevin Durant too late (2016), and the best, biggest star available to New...
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Knicks, who will have cap space in 2015 once the contracts of Stoudemire, Chandler and Bargnani terminate, are planning on pursuing Timberwolves All-Star forward, Kevin Love. Love’s current contract allows him to opt out in the summer of 2015.
Through the decay and debris of a crumbling infrastructure, chasing the championship...
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The Timberwolves flipped their fortunes in the most assertive fashion imaginable Sunday night.
These weren't the same Lakers that hadn't fallen to Minnesota since 2007 -- a 22-game span ranking as the NBA's longest active win streak between two teams. Kobe Bryant was out, and the once-proud franchise is in a limbo year as it prepares to restock its roster this offseason...
The Lakers were blown out on their home court tonight – and the game was over early.
The Timberwolves were absolutely on fire to start the game, outscoring the Lakers 47-23 in the first quarter alone. In those first 12 minutes, Minnesota shot 76% from the field and 78% from beyond the arc, with Kevin Love and Kevin Martin scoring 18 points and 16 points, respectively.