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Derrick Favors says Kevin Love is overrated, not special

Derrick Favors says Kevin Love is overrated, not special

yahoo.com Updated Jan 2, 2013
Reasonable people can disagree on the value of Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Kevin Love. While he puts up obscene numbers and deserves his spots on All-Star and All-NBA teams, there's some question as to whether or not he can be the clear-cut fir…
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  • Coming home: Timberwolves at Jazz Preview

    Coming home: Timberwolves at Jazz Preview

    howlintwolf.com Jan 2, 2013
    It’s somewhat of a homecoming for AK47 tonight Where: EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah When: 8:00 PM See It: Fox Sports North Hear It: WCCO AM 830 Written by Tom Westerholm. Follow Tom on Twitter: @Tom_NBA. After games against Houston, New Y
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  • The 10-man rotation, starring one possible legacy of Drazen Pet…

    The 10-man rotation, starring one possible legacy of Drazen Petrovic

    yahoo.com Jan 2, 2013
    A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: Punch-Drunk Wolves. I share this consi…
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  • Lazar Hayward returns to the NBA, credits a medium for helping …

    Lazar Hayward returns to the NBA, credits a medium for helping him ‘see a spirit’

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Jan 2, 2013
    Lazar Hayward is an interesting player. The Minnesota Timberwolves traded up in the 2010 NBA draft in an attempt to hand him a guaranteed contract, odd for a talent that was already well past the age of 23 at the time, in a move this know-it-all dumbly …
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  • Lee Jenkins: More polished Sanders hopes to be The Next Big Thing

    Jan 2
    In the winter of 2009, NBA scouts flocked to Virginia Commonwealth University, lured by a fearless point guard named Eric Maynor, who would soon become a first-round draft pick. While watching Maynor in Richmond, the scouts noticed a springy center on t…