Originally written December 04, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
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MINNEAPOLIS It's impossible not to have faith in Kevin Love, but in his first weeks back this season, I've found myself holding my breath during every 3-point shot he attempts. It hasn't been pretty; he's shooting just 19.4 percent from long range. Of course Love is still getting his shooting back after five weeks out, and with the strides he made from long-range last year, you have to think this is going to improve. But it's not just Love who's struggling at the 3-point line. The team has come a long way (which is a nice way of saying it's regressed) since his dramatic win in the 3-point shooting contests during All-Star Weekend last February, and it needs to figure out a means to get its long-range shooting into some kind of passable shape. Through Friday's game, the Timberwolves are shooting 28.6 percent from long range, compared to the 33.6 percent they've allowed opponents. That 3-point accuracy is good for dead last in the league, and it...
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