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Colangelo On Love Playing In World Cup: “It’s Possible”

Colangelo On Love Playing In World Cup: “It’s Possible”

dimemag.com Updated 7 hours ago
When USA Basketball announced last week that Kevin Love had withdrawn from consideration for the FIBA World Cup team, the justification given was due to his “current status.” Despite no confirmed change in Love’s tenuous position with the Minnesota Timb…
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  • We Reminisce: On This Day In 2007, The Celtics Traded For Kevin…

    We Reminisce: On This Day In 2007, The Celtics Traded For Kevin Garnett

    dimemag.com 13 hours ago
    Seven years ago today, the Minnesota Timberwolves agreed to trade Kevin Garnett to the Boston Celtics. It ended a disappointing era in Minnesota, and reignited Garnett’s career and revived the Celtics franchise. In 12 seasons with the ‘Wolves, Garnett m…
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  • ‘Wolves Negotiating Kevin Love Trade Only With Cavs

    ‘Wolves Negotiating Kevin Love Trade Only With Cavs

    dimemag.com ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    Various reports over the last week had the Bulls and Warriors as possible landing spots for Kevin Love, but it is now believed — according to Marc Stein and Brian Windhorst of ESPN — the Cavs remain the only team the Timberwolves were talking to on Wedn…
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  • Dime Q&A: Zach LaVine On Dunking, Kevin Love, Draft Night, …

    Dime Q&A: Zach LaVine On Dunking, Kevin Love, Draft Night, And More

    dimemag.com Jul 30 (yesterday)
    Zach LaVine is quickly becoming the most exciting player of this year’s NBA draft class. Born in Renton, Washington, LaVine made his inaugural appearance at the Seattle Pro-Am All-Star Game this weekend, where his interplanetary athleticism was on full …
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  • Timberwolves sign Mo Williams

    Timberwolves sign Mo Williams

    howlintwolf.com ESPN.com nba.com Jul 28 (3 days ago)
    Mo Williams, now a Timberwolf Today it was announced that the Timberwolves have signed free agent point guard Mo Williams on a 1-year, $3.75 mil deal. Williams played last year for the Portland Trail Blazers, averaging 9.7 PPG, 4.3 APG and shot just abo…
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  • Zach LaVine Shows Off Otherworldly Hops At Seattle Pro-Am

    Zach LaVine Shows Off Otherworldly Hops At Seattle Pro-Am

    dimemag.com yahoo.com Jul 28 (4 days ago)
    Two weeks ago, we wondered who would win a dunk contest featuring a dream field of crazy-athletic rookies Andrew Wiggins, Aaron Goron, and Zach LaVine. Though Wiggins and Gordon have done nothing in the interim to dissuade us from believing they’re wort…
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  • Minnesota Timberwolves explore acquiring Philadelphia 76ers PF …

    Minnesota Timberwolves explore acquiring Philadelphia 76ers PF Thaddeus Young as potential replacement for Kevin Love

    ESPN.com Jul 28 (4 days ago)
    The Minnesota Timberwolves have expressed interest in Philadelphia 76ers power forward Thaddeus Young as a potential replacement for Kevin Love, according to sources close to the situation.
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  • Love Withdraws From Team USA Consideration; Requests Trade To C…

    Love Withdraws From Team USA Consideration; Requests Trade To Cavs?

    dimemag.com nba.com ESPN.com Jul 26 (6 days ago)
    Barely 24 hours after losing Blake Griffin comes news that USA Basketball will be playing in the FIBA World Cup without Kevin Love, too. The stranded Minnesota Timberwolves superstar withdrew from consideration for Team USA today “because of his current…
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  • The Minnesota Timberwolves appear to have realized Kevin Love i…

    The Minnesota Timberwolves appear to have realized Kevin Love isn't coming back

    yahoo.com Jul 25 (7 days ago)
    By most accounts, Minnesota Timberwolves part-owner/president/head coach/lead sandwich artist Flip Saunders has finally come to the conclusion that he won’t be able to convince Kevin Love to stay in town. That one year of Flip on the pine and a possible…
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  • Report: Cavs Still Have Best Chance To Land Kevin Love

    Report: Cavs Still Have Best Chance To Land Kevin Love

    dimemag.com ESPN.com Jul 25 (7 days ago)
    The Kevin Love sweepstakes rumbles on with just a scant 200-plus days until the 2015 NBA trade deadline means the ‘Wolves likely lose him in free agency next summer. While the Cavs have officially signed Andrew Wiggins, necessitating a 30-day waiting pe…
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  • Report: Bulls Are Loyal To Nikola Mirotic

    Report: Bulls Are Loyal To Nikola Mirotic

    dimemag.com Jul 25 (7 days ago)
    The Minnesota Timberwolves reportedly prefer the Chicago Bulls’ potential trade package of Taj Gibson, Doug McDermott, and Nikola Mirotic for stranded superstar Kevin Love. One small problem for the ‘Wolves: Chicago might not actually offer it. Accordin…
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  • Catching up with Pat Williams, the only man to deal two top ove…

    Catching up with Pat Williams, the only man to deal two top overall NBA draft picks

    yahoo.com Jul 24
    It’s an open secret the Cleveland Cavaliers and Minnesota Timberwolves are currently discussing a deal that would send some Kevin Love to Cleveland and some combination of the last two top overall NBA draft picks to Minnesota. There are many issues to c…
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  • Wolves Summer League Recap

    Wolves Summer League Recap

    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: Celtics “Moving On” From Love Sweepstakes

    Report: Celtics “Moving On” From Love Sweepstakes

    dimemag.com Jul 23
    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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  • Report: Bulls Offering Gibson, McDermott, Mirotic to ‘Wolves Fo…

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

    dimemag.com Jul 23
    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 Jul 23
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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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  • Video - Timberwolves Talking Love Only With Cleveland 01:18

    Timberwolves Talking Love Only With Cleveland

    Jul 31
    Marc Stein talks about why the Timberwolves are only engaged in serious Kevin Love trade talks with the Cavaliers.
  • Video - Kevin Love Is Really Good 06:50

    Kevin Love Is Really Good

    Jul 29
    Judging him by Minnesota's Win-Loss record is a giant mistake, explains David Thorpe.
  • Video - Love Off Team USA 02:19

    Love Off Team USA

    Jul 26
    Marc Stein breaks down the reasons behind Kevin Love withdrawing from playing with Team USA ahead of the FIBA World Cup and the latest from teams making bids for Love.
  • Video - Love Out For Team USA 00:33

    Love Out For Team USA

    Jul 26
    Kevin Love has withdrawn from playing with Team USA because of the ongoing trade talks with the Timberwolves.

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