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Position
F
 
Jersey
42
Name  Kevin Love
Born  9/7/1988
Height  6-10
Weight  250
College  UCLA
4/13/2014 8:35:00 PM
Description: Timberwolves PF Kevin Love (elbow) is expected to play Sunday, according to Jerry Zgoda of the Star Tribune.
Insight: Love hyperextended his right elbow Wednesday and was a late scratch Friday. Stay tuned in case something changes prior to the 9 p.m. ET start Sunday.
 
4/11/2014 7:49:00 PM
Description: Timberwolves PF Kevin Love (elbow) was listed as probable for Friday's game but he won't play. SOURCE: Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune
Insight: Love hyperextended his right elbow Wednesday but was able to play through it. He has been dealing with back spasms as well and the Wolves have nothing to play for.
 
4/11/2014 5:52:00 PM
Description: Timberwolves PF Kevin Love (elbow) is probable for Friday's game against the Rockets, according to the Star TRibune.
Insight: Love hyperextended his right elbow Wednesday but was able to play through it. He has been dealing with back spasms as well.
 
4/9/2014 10:48:00 PM
Description: Timberwolves PF Kevin Love suffered a hyperextended elbow during Wednesday's game but played through the injury. SOURCE: Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune
Insight: Love has been dealing with back spasms and now he has another issue to worry about with just a few games remaining in what has been a frustrating season for the Wolves.
 
4/8/2014 7:01:00 PM
Description: Kevin Love will start for the Timberwolves on Tuesday, according to Nate Sandell of 1500espn.com.
Insight: Love was a late scratch Saturday at Orlando due to back spasms. He has averaged 26 points and 12.6 rebounds per game this season and should be started in all fantasy leagues Tuesday.
 
4/7/2014 3:32:00 PM
Description: Kevin Love is expected to play Tuesday when the Timberwolves return to action. He sat out Saturday because of back spasms. SOURCE: Jerry Zgoda, Minneapolis Star Tribune
Insight: Love has been a top-five fantasy player all season averaging 26.0 ppg, 12.6 rpg and 4.4 apg. He's a must-start whenever he's in uniform.
 
Hot4/5/2014 7:10:00 PM
Description: Back spasms will keep Kevin Love out Saturday, according to the Timberwolves on Twitter.
Insight: Love was scratched right before game-time and his absence leaves the Wolves with 10 healthy players.
 
Hot4/2/2014 10:22:00 PM
Description: Timberwolves PF Kevin Love had another triple-double Wednesday against Memphis (24 points, 16 rebounds, 10 assists).
Insight: That makes two in his last four games and three in his last 20. Love has been a 25-point, 12-rebound threat for a long time and added the assists to his game this season (career-high 4.4 apg).
 
3/28/2014 10:30:00 PM
Description: Timberwolves PF Kevin Love had his second triple-double of the season Friday against the Lakers.
Insight: Love's first triple-double came on Feb. 22 at Utah. He had 22 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists and three threes in 29 minutes Friday to help Minnesota crush Los Angeles by 36 points.
 
3/23/2014 7:51:00 PM
Description: Minnesota power forward Kevin Love delivered an epic performance Sunday in a loss to Phoenix.
Insight: He just missed out on a triple-double, scoring 36 points to go with 14 rebounds and nine assists. Love's assist average (4.3 apg) is almost double what he posted in 2012-13 (2.3 apg).
 
3/12/2014 9:24:00 AM
Description: T-Wolves forward Kevin Love was on his game Tuesday against the Bucks.
Insight: Love came through with 27 points, ten boards and six assists. He's been insanely consistent, averaging 27 ppg, 11.7 rpg and 6.3 apg over his last three appearances. Despite winning seven of their last ten, the Wolves are still five games out of a playoff spot. They would be the seventh seed if they played in the Eastern Conference.
 
3/7/2014 10:28:00 PM
Description: Minnesota power forward Kevin Love was firing on all cylinders Friday against the Pistons.
Insight: Love netted 28 points on 10-of-18 shooting. He also posted 14 boards, five assists and two steals. Despite averaging only 2.3 apg for his career, Love has given out 37 helpers in his last seven contests (5.3 apg).
 
3/2/2014 9:24:00 AM
Description: Kevin Love did Kevin Love things Saturday against Sacramento.
Insight: Love made up for a lackluster shooting night (4-of-12) by hitting almost all of his free throws (12-for-14). In the end, he had 22 points, ten rebounds, seven assists, one block and two steals in 38 minutes of court time. The T-Wolves' five-game road trip ends Monday night in Denver.
 
Hot2/26/2014 9:23:00 AM
Description: Minnesota forward Kevin Love was one assist away from his second career triple-double Tuesday against Phoenix.
Insight: Love finished the night with 33 points, 13 boards, nine assists and two blocks. He's averaged 36 ppg over the T-Wolves' last four victories. The three-time All-Star will take the court again Saturday versus Sacramento.
 
Hot2/23/2014 9:55:00 AM
Description: Timberwolves power forward Kevin Love went off for 37 points, 12 rebounds, 10 assists Saturday against the Jazz for the first triple-double of his career.
Insight: Love has been an unstoppable offensive force all season and especially since late January. Over his past 10 games, Love has averaged 33.1 points, 14.2 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 2.7 threes per game.
 
2/19/2014 10:41:00 PM
Description: Nobody could stop Minnesota power forward Kevin Love Wednesday against the Pacers.
Insight: Love made his presence felt with 42 points and 16 boards in his 37 minutes of action. The talented big man has now made 11 three-pointers over his last two contests (5-for-10 from long range on Wednesday).
 
2/18/2014 6:25:00 PM
Description: According to Ken Berger of CBS Sports, the Mavericks and Lakers are both looking to trade for Timberwolves power forward Kevin Love.
Insight: The trouble is, Minnesota isn't that eager to part with its talented big man. We'll see how this plays out, though it might be in the Wolves' best interest to deal Love before he becomes a free agent in 2015.
 
Hot2/12/2014 10:46:00 PM
Description: T-Wolves forward Kevin Love averaged 31.5 points and 14.3 rebounds in his last eight games before the All-Star break.
Insight: Love had 32 points, 11 rebounds, eight assists and six steals Wednesday against Denver. He'll participate in the 3-point contest and All-Star game this weekend.
 
2/10/2014 6:45:00 PM
Description: T-Wolves forward Kevin Love is back after missing one game with a bruised quad. SOURCE: Mark Remme, Timberwolves.com
Insight: He'll get the start Monday against the Rockets. Love posted a robust 27 points and 15 rebounds when he played Houston back on November 23rd. Obviously, he's a must-start.
 
2/10/2014 10:35:00 AM
Description: Minnesota power forward Kevin Love was a late scratch from Saturday's lineup due to a left quad contusion and is questionable for Monday's game against Houston.
Insight: Love has been dealing with a variety of minor injuries lately but continues to throw up 25-13-4 with 2.2 threes every time he's on the court. Whenever he returns, make sure he's in your lineup.