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Report: Celtics “Moving On” From Love Sweepstakes

Report: Celtics “Moving On” From Love Sweepstakes

dimemag.com Updated 13 hours ago
Boston Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck recently said that he’d hoped the team would make a bigger splash this offseason, seemingly suggesting Boston was out of the running for Kevin Love. Just two days later, the Celtics’ quest to acquire the Minnesota Timb…
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  • Wolves Summer League Recap

    Wolves Summer League Recap

    timberpups.com 13 hours ago
    The Minnesota Timberwolves finished the Las Vegas Summer League with a 2-4 record. After losing their first three games, the Wolves were the last seed at the start of tournament play only to pull off an ‘upset’ by defeating the Phoenix Suns in the first…
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  • Report: Bulls Offering Gibson, McDermott, Mirotic to ‘Wolves Fo…

    Report: Bulls Offering Gibson, McDermott, Mirotic to ‘Wolves For Love

    dimemag.com 19 hours ago
    Terms of the Chicago Bulls’ trade offer to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love have emerged. According to Chris Sheridan of Sheridan Hoops, the Bulls are willing to surrender Taj Gibson and rookies Doug McDermott and Nikola Mirotic if it nets them…
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  • Cavs Trade Carrick Felix, Paving Way For Love Deal

    Cavs Trade Carrick Felix, Paving Way For Love Deal

    dimemag.com 20 hours ago
    Last night, Cleveland traded Carrick Felix, a 2015 second-round pick and cash considerations to the Utah Jazz in exchange for John Lucas III, Malcolm Thomas and Erik Murphy. The actual players changing teams in the deal aren’t that significant, it’s the…
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  • Report: Bulls Renew Efforts For Kevin Love

    Report: Bulls Renew Efforts For Kevin Love

    dimemag.com Jul 22 (yesterday)
    After courting Carmelo Anthony only to lose him to the extra year New York could offer, the Chicago Bulls have returned to the fold and are in the mix for Kevin Love, ESPN reports. Even though the Cavs still lead the pack — especially if they include An…
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  • Report: Future Picks Hold Up Love Talks Between Cavs & ‘Wolves

    Report: Future Picks Hold Up Love Talks Between Cavs & ‘Wolves

    dimemag.com Jul 22 (yesterday)
    The Cleveland Cavaliers aren’t currently including Andrew Wiggins in their trade package to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love, but might have the juice to complete a deal anyway. The only hold-up? The Cavs are refusing to part with protected fir…
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  • Timberwolves agree to terms with Hummel

    Timberwolves agree to terms with Hummel

    nba.com Jul 22 (2 days ago)
    The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with Robbie Hummel.
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  • Andrew Wiggins, Kevin Love Talks Reach Impasse Again

    Andrew Wiggins, Kevin Love Talks Reach Impasse Again

    dimemag.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)
    It’s been a peculiar start to Andrew Wiggins’ professional career. As news of LeBron James’ prodigal return to Cleveland caused a ripple effect throughout the league during the height of the free agent frenzy, it also unexpectedly rendered Wiggins’ futu…
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  • Report: Klay Thompson Seeks Max Extension

    Report: Klay Thompson Seeks Max Extension

    dimemag.com Jul 19 (5 days ago)
    If the Golden State Warriors prove forever unwilling to include Klay Thompson in its trade package to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love, they’ll surely do most everything possible to ensure he’s in the Bay for the long-haul. Undoubtedly using th…
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  • Recap: Wolves Defeat Pelicans in Summer League Finale

    Recap: Wolves Defeat Pelicans in Summer League Finale

    timberpups.com Jul 19 (5 days ago)
    The Timberwolves finished up their stay in Las Vegas on Friday night, taking on the New Orleans Pelicans. There have been a few up and downs for the Wolves this week and it feels like the product on the floor has taken somewhat of a backseat to the cont…
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  • Report: Cavs Offering Wiggins, Bennett & First Rounder For Love

    Report: Cavs Offering Wiggins, Bennett & First Rounder For Love

    dimemag.com ESPN.com Jul 18 (6 days ago)
    League sources tell ESPN the Cavs have offered up Andrew Wiggins — like we told you about yesterday – as well as the No. 1 pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, Anthony Bennett. The Cavs are also said to be including next year’s first-round pick for Kevin Love, a…
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  • Timberwolves Drop Out of the Las Vegas Summer League Tourney, F…

    Timberwolves Drop Out of the Las Vegas Summer League Tourney, Fall to Kings

    timberpups.com Jul 17 (7 days ago)
    (Note from John: While this is under my name, Lindsey Young carried the load on this recap. Due to some computer issues, I filled in the blanks for Lindsey. You can thank her for this recap!) On Thursday afternoon, the Timberwolves faced the Kings in th…
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  • Report: Cavs Now Offering Wiggins In Deal For Love

    Report: Cavs Now Offering Wiggins In Deal For Love

    dimemag.com Jul 17 (7 days ago)
    The domino effect since LeBron James announced he was going back to Cleveland has been extraordinary, never more so than with the Cavs themselves. Sharpshooters Mike Miller and James Jones signed with Cleveland, and now it appears 2014 No. 1 pick Andrew…
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  • Wolves owner reiterates hope to keep Love

    Wolves owner reiterates hope to keep Love

    ESPN.com Jul 17 (7 days ago)
    Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor has reiterated his desire to retain Kevin Love, saying in a recent interview that he doesn't want to trade the All-Star forward.
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  • Wolves rookie Zach LaVine brings his dunking prowess to Vegas S…

    Wolves rookie Zach LaVine brings his dunking prowess to Vegas Summer League (Video)

    yahoo.com Jul 16
    In the run-up to June's draft freshman UCLA guard Zach LaVine gained a great deal of attention for his absurd vertical leap. While LaVine is still a work in progress and doesn't currently possess all the skills teams would like to see from a point guard…
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  • Recap: Las Vegas Summer League – Wolves 86, Suns 77

    Recap: Las Vegas Summer League – Wolves 86, Suns 77

    The Las Vegas Summer League started the tournament portion of its competition on Wednesday, kicking off with the #9 seed Phoenix Suns against our #24 seed Timberwolves. Despite being 0-3 in its prior Summer League action, the Pups came out on Wednesday …
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  • Timberwolves 0-3 in Summer League After Losing to Chicago

    Timberwolves 0-3 in Summer League After Losing to Chicago

    The Timberwolves fought hard in attempt to gain a summer league win, but in the end their offense proved no match against Chicago, and Minnesota came up on the short end of the 107-73 final score. Kyrylo Fesenko and Zach LaVine led the Wolves in scoring…
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  • Golden State Warriors, Minnesota Timberwolves still talking Kev…

    Golden State Warriors, Minnesota Timberwolves still talking Kevin Love deal

    ESPN.com nba.com Jul 15
    The Timberwolves and Warriors have continued to discuss a Kevin Love trade, but the teams remain unable to agree on the framework of a deal, with Golden State still unwilling to include Klay Thompson, according to sources close to the process.
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  • Derrick Williams Is At Summer League Searching For Answers

    Derrick Williams Is At Summer League Searching For Answers

    dimemag.com Jul 15
    Derrick Williams is just 23 years-old. He is headed into his fourth season in the NBA. At this age, players should be thinking about their first contract extension and where they want to play long-term. Instead, the former second overall pick is at summ…
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  • Report: Rockets Will Go After Rondo & Love

    Report: Rockets Will Go After Rondo & Love

    dimemag.com Jul 14
    The Houston Rockets whiffed on Chris Bosh after he decided to go back to Miami for a longer max deal with larger yearly raises; they chose not to match Dallas’ sweetheart offer for Chandler Parsons, instead signing Trevor Ariza. Now comes word they’re s…
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  • Recap: Las Vegas Summer League – Wizards 67, Wolves 61

    Recap: Las Vegas Summer League – Wizards 67, Wolves 61

    The Timberwolves and Wizards took to the floor a few minutes late in the last Las Vegas Summer League game of the evening on Sunday. Despite the late start, both teams looked to have cobwebs from the Vegas Strip, as both struggled to put together any ty…
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  • Cavs Coach Blatt: Wiggins “Not Going Anywhere”

    Cavs Coach Blatt: Wiggins “Not Going Anywhere”

    The Cleveland Cavaliers already scored the biggest coup of the summer in coaxing LeBron James home, but it’s apparent they still have hopes of acquiring another superstar: Kevin Love. Cleveland has already offered the Minnesota Timberwolves a trade pack…
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  • Wolves in Vegas: Game 1

    Wolves in Vegas: Game 1

    Seeing as the first game of Las Vegas Summer League has yet to be televised due to tape delay, I thought I’d make a few quick points from what I watched in the Wolves-Mavs matchup this evening. If I had to name just one thing I learned from tonight, it’…
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  • What Will It Take for the Cavs to Land Kevin Love?

    What Will It Take for the Cavs to Land Kevin Love?

    Unless you just woke up from a 24 hour nap, you are well aware that LeBron James has decided to return to Cleveland and rejoin Dan Gilbert’s Cavs. Immediately, this decision opened up the trade rumors of Wolves’ All-Pro Kevin Love being sent to Clevelan…
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  • Video - Cavaliers Maneuvering To Get Love 02:20

    Cavaliers Maneuvering To Get Love

    Jul 23
    Brian Windhorst breaks down the Cavaliers' latest efforts to acquire Kevin Love from the Timberwolves.
  • Video - Bulls Making Renewed Push To Get Love 02:52

    Bulls Making Renewed Push To Get Love

    Jul 22
    Brian Windhorst breaks down the latest on the Chicago Bulls' and Cleveland Cavaliers' efforts to acquire Kevin Love from the Timberwolves.
  • Video - Report: Cavs To Sign Wiggins 02:01

    Report: Cavs To Sign Wiggins

    Jul 21
    ESPN NBA Insider Chris Broussard discusses the Cleveland Cavaliers' plan to sign No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins and why signing Wiggins will delay a possible Kevin Love trade.
  • Video - Should Timberwolves Pursue Trade With Warriors? 02:18

    Should Timberwolves Pursue Trade With Warriors?

    Jul 20
    Stephen A. Smith explains why Minnesota should pursue a trade of Kevin Love with the Golden State Warriors rather than the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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    Jul 23
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    Jul 22
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    Jul 22
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    Jul 22
    The Cleveland Cavaliers are firmly in the lead to acquire Kevin Love, but the Chicago Bulls are making a renewed push to get into the trade mix for the All-Star power forward, according to sources close to the process.