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42 Kevin Love PF
Height/Weight: 6-10/243 | Birthdate: 9/7/1988 | Birthplace: Santa Monica, CA | Team: Minnesota Timberwolves | College: UCLA | NBA Experience: 5 | Owned/Started%: 100/95 | Average Draft Position: 8.52
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Kevin Love explodes for 43 points in loss to Kings


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/14/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love was back in action Sunday night, scoring a team-high 43 points on 12 of 23 from the floor, including 4 of 9 from downtown, and 15 of 17 from the charity stripe in his team's 106-103 defeat to Sacramento.

Love did all of his damage in 38 minutes of game action, also adding 11 rebounds and one assist. He is averaging 26.3 points, 11.0 rebounds and 2.7 assists over his last three games played.

Elbow injury sidelines Kevin Love Friday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/11/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love was a late scratch for Friday's game against the Rockets, due to a hyper-extended right elbow suffered in the team's previous game. He was ruled out just before gametime, and his status moving forward is not yet known, with the team's next game set for Sunday in Sacramento.

Kevin Love returns with double-double


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/9/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love was back on the floor Tuesday against the Spurs, after sitting out the team's previous game with back spasms.

Love was able to play 33 minutes and played a big part in a 110-91 win. He scored 19 points despite not shooting the ball well, as he went 5 for 15 from the field but 7 for 7 at the free-throw line. He added 12 rebounds and four assists, though he also turned the ball over four times.

Love has been able to stay healthy this season, with his 73 games played matching his best total since he was a rookie. He is averaging 25.9 points, 12.6 rebounds and 4.4 assists per game on the season, with just a few games left. 


Kevin Love expected back vs. Spurs


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/7/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love is expected back Tuesday night against San Antonio, head coach Rick Adelman told the Star Tribune on Monday.

Love was a late scratch Saturday in Orlando, after playing 45 minutes in a double-overtime win over the Heat the previous night. He leads the league with 60 double-doubles, and is averaging 26.0 points and 12.6 boards per contest.

Bask spasms force Kevin Love out Saturday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/5/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love was a late scratch for Saturday's game against the Magic, after coming down with back spasms.  Love played 45 minutes in the team's double-overtime win over the Heat Friday night, but it is not yet known when he suffered the injury.

Love will likely be considered day to day moving forward, with the team's next game set for Tuesday against San Antonio. 


Kevin Love records second-career triple-double


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/28/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love had another monster game on Friday, securing his second-career triple-double in a 143-107 victory over the Lakers.

Love scored 22 points on 6 of 10 from the floor, including 3 of 5 from 3-point land, and 7 of 9 from the free throw line. He completed the triple-double with 10 rebounds and 10 assists. He also chipped in with one steal while logging 29 minutes of game action.

All two of Love's double-doubles have come this season. He is averaging 23.4 points, 9.8 rebounds and 6.4 assists over his last five games.

Kevin Love posts insane 36-14-9 line in loss to Suns


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/23/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love put together a dominant performance, falling just one assist shy of triple-double in a 127-120 loss to the Suns on Sunday.

Love scored 36 points on 11 of 27 from the floor, including 3 of 10 from downtown, and 11 of 12 from the throw line. He completed a double-double with 14 rebounds, also adding nine assists and two steals while logging 38 minutes of game action.

Love became the eighth player -- the first since Russell Westbrook in 2010 -- to post a similar line He leads the league with 55 double-doubles. He is averaging 28.8 points, 8.8 rebounds and 5.4 assists over his last five games.

Kevin Love flirts with triple-double vs. Raptors


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/9/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love flirted with a triple-double on Sunday against the Raptors.

Love scored 26 points on 9 of 22 shooting, including 4 of 9 from downtown, and 4 of 4 from the free throw line. He grabbed 11 rebounds and dished out nine assists. He also chipped in with one block and one steal while logging 41 minutes of game action in a 111-104 loss. He is averaging 25.6 points, 12.4 rebounds and 5.4 assists over his last five games.

Kevin Love back to form with double-double Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(3/7/2014) One game after ending his double-double streak with a 19-point, eight-rebound performance, Timberwolves forward Kevin Love began a new streak with a team-high 28 points on 10 of 18 shooting and 14 rebounds in his team's 114-101 win over the Pistons Friday.

Love hadn't missed a double-double in a game since late January before Wednesday's 19-8 line, but he bounced back to record his 51st double-double of the season Friday, adding five assists and two steals in 36 minutes. He has averaged 26.3 points and 13.1 rebounds over 59 games played.


Kevin Love first to reach 50 double-doubles


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/4/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love registered an NBA-best 50th double-double Monday night, scoring 33 points and grabbing 19 rebounds in a 132-128 win over the Nuggets in Denver.

Love shot 10 of 21 from the floor, including 2 of 6 from deep, and 11 of 13 from the free throw line. He also tallied four assists and two steals while logging 38 minutes of game action. 

Love has doubled up in each of his last six games. He is averaging 31.2 points, 12.8 rebounds and 6.0 assists over his last five games.


Kevin Love records first career triple-double


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/23/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love continued to shoulder the load as he knocked down six treys and recorded his first career triple-double in his team's 121-104 victory over the Jazz in Utah on Saturday.

Five of his six triples came in the third quarter. Love shot 11 of 20 from the floor, including 6 of 10 from 3-point land, and 9 of 10 from the charity stripe. He finished the game with 37 points, 12 rebounds, 10 assists and one steal while logging 33 minutes of game action. 

Love has scored at least 30 points in each of his last four games played. He has averaged 35.5 points, 12.3 rebounds and five assists over that span.


Kevin Love scores 42 points in double-double Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/19/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love scored a team-high 42 points on 14 of 22 shooting, including 5 of 10 shooting from behind the arc, while grabbing 16 rebounds in his team's 104-91 win over the Pacers Wednesday.

It was Love's third straight double-double, and he topped 30 points in each of them, peaking with Wednesday's performance. He also added one assist and one steal in 37 minutes. Love has averaged 25.9 points and 13.2 rebounds over 52 games played.


Will Kevin Love finish the season in Minnesota?


by Joe Polito | CBSSports.com
(2/19/2014) Kevin Love's dissatisfaction with his current situation in Minnesota has been no secret this season, and other teams have taken notice. NBA Insider Ken Berger reported Tuesday that both the Lakers and the Mavericks are maneuvering to make offers to the Timberwolves for Love. 

The report goes on to say that a source familiar with the strategy of general manager Flip Saunders says there's "no way" a deal involving Love goes through. 

Still, it's widely believed that Love will decline his 2015 player option, despite the fact that Love told GQ that Minnesota has a better foundation than Los Angeles and that he's having fun this season. Love is having a historically great season, averaging 25.8 points, 13.2 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game. 


Kevin Love scores 32 in double-double Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/12/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love scored a team-high 32 points on 11 of 20 shooting, including 6 of 11 shooting from behind the arc, while grabbing 11 rebounds in his team's 117-90 win over the Nuggets Wednesday.

Love enters the break with back-to-back 30-point double-doubles, and his six three-pointers were his second highest total of the season. He also tallied eight assists and one block in 37 minutes Wednesday. Love has averaged 25.8 points and 13.2 rebounds over 50 games played.


Kevin Love scores 31 in double-double Monday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/10/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love returned from a quad contusion Monday and recorded his 43rd double-double of the season, scoring a team-high 31 points on 9 of 23 shooting and grabbing 10 rebounds in his team's 107-89 loss to the Rockets.

Love has notched a double-double in each of his last six games played despite missing two of his team's last four games with injuries. He chipped in one assist, one steal and one three-pointer in six attempts while playing 37 minutes in the loss, his team's fourth straight. Love has averaged 25.7 points and 13.3 rebounds over 49 games played.


Kevin Love will give it a go vs. Rockets


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/10/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love will give it a go Monday night against the Rockets, according to the team's official website.

Love returned from a stiff neck injury on Friday and injured his quad late in Friday's loss to New Orleans. He was a late scratch Saturday night against Portland because of a left quad contusion. He has averaged 32.0 points, 17.8 rebounds and 2.3 assists over his last four games played.

Kevin Love a late scratch with left quad contusion


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/8/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love was a late scratch Saturday night against Portland because of a left quad contusion, the team announced.

Love returned from a stiff neck injury on Friday and injured his quad late in Friday's loss to New Orleans. He averaged 32.0 points, 17.8 rebounds and 2.3 assists over his last four games played. His status remains uncertain for Minnesota's next game on Monday against Houston.

Kevin Love just misses first 20-rebound effort of season


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/8/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love bounced back from injury and fell one rebound shy of his first 20-rebound effort of the season in a 98-91 loss to the Pelicans in New Orleans.

Love scored 26 points on 6 of 20 from the floor, missing all six of his 3-point attempts, but converting 14 of 17 from the charity stripe. He grabbed 19 rebounds, with only four of them coming from the offensive end of the glass. He also chipped in with three assists and one steal while logging 36 minutes of game action.

Love has 42 double-doubles this season, including one in each of his last five games played. He has averaged 32.0 points, 17.8 rebounds and 2.3 assists over his last four games played.

Kevin Love ready to return vs. New Orleans


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/7/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love is expected to play Friday night at New Orleans despite dealing with a stiff neck and back, according to the team's radio network. Love has only missed two games this season and is averaging 25.6 points, 13.2 rebounds and 4.0 assists through 27 games played.

Kevin Love's Friday status in question


by Joe Polito | CBSSports.com
(2/7/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love is considered questionable for Friday's matchup with the Pelicans as he's dealing with a stiff neck, which kept him out of Wednesdays game, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Love removed himself from the lineup about 20 minutes before tip-off when his neck stiffened up. 


Kevin Love sits out after scary fall


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/5/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love took a hard fall late in Tuesday's game against the Lakers, but appeared to escape without a serious injury. Unfortunately, it will sideline him for at least one game, as he has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Thunder with a stiff neck.

This will be just the second game Love misses this season, after he played just 18 games a year ago. He is averaging 25.6 points, 13.2 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game for the season. 


Kevin Love a gametime decision Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/5/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love is a gametime decision for Wednesday's matchup with the Thunder, The Oklahoman reports.

Love seemed to suffer a back and potentially a head injury on a hard fall Tuesday night, but he stayed in and finished the game, scoring 31 points and grabbing 17 rebounds while dealing with the pain from the fall. He has averaged 25.6 points and 13.2 rebounds over 47 games played.


Kevin Love notches 31-17 line but shaken up Tuesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/4/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love scored 31 points on 8 of 19 shooting while grabbing 17 rebounds in his team's 109-99 win over the Lakers Tuesday, but he took a hard fall and appeared to be dealing with head, back and/or tailbone pain in the win.

Since Love stayed in to finish the game, his fall likely didn't result in an significant injury, but the team will likely monitor how he feels in the next few days. He also chipped in three assists, one steal and one block in 41 minutes of action Tuesday. Love has averaged 25.6 points and 13.2 rebounds over 47 games played.


Kevin Loves erupts in losing effort


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/1/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love was a game-time decision with an ankle injury Saturday against the Hawks, but it obviously did not bother him once the game tipped off.

Love played 38 minutes despite the injury, and put together one of the best games of his career. Love fell two points short of his season-high in scoring, ending up with 43 points on 12 of 12 shooting, with two 3-pointers and a 17-for-18 mark at the free-throw line. He added 19 rebounds to his line as well, the third time in his career he has finished with at least 40 points and 19 rebounds.

Despite Love's massive game, the Timberwolves still fell, 120-113. Love has continued to play at a high level, and is now averaging 29.4 points, 14.0 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game over the last five. 


Kevin Love expects to play Saturday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/1/2014) Timberwolves forward Kevin Love will warmup and test out his injured ankle, but expects to play Saturday against the Hawks. Love was considered a game-time decision, but told the StarTribune he expects to play through the injury.