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Less Love to go around for T-Wolves star

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09:03 AM ET 09.25 | Timberwolves all-star Kevin Love says on ESPN's Grantland blog that for the first time since high school, his offseason workouts have resulted in the 6-foot-10 forward weighing less than 240 pounds. That would be a decrease of about 20 pounds from last season for the NBA rebounding king.

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September 25, 2011  09:22 AM ET

good, now lets go and grab 20 rebounds a game

September 25, 2011  11:09 AM ET

Love is a battlefield, Bro.

September 25, 2011  11:30 AM ET
QUOTE(#2):

Love is a battlefield, Bro.

In Minnie, there's a thin line between Love and hate. Hoping for a playoff run for Deuces.

Go HEELS!!!!!!

September 25, 2011  12:50 PM ET

As long as Love remains in Minnesota, is won't matter. This team isn't going anywhere--with or without him.

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September 25, 2011  10:08 PM ET

Is that really a good thing? I mean he needs to battle big forwards and centers sometimes. he may need that additional bulk.

September 25, 2011  11:50 PM ET

In the blog post, he talks about also being stronger. That's what's going to help him battle 4s and 5s, not pounds.

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September 26, 2011  08:39 AM ET

maybe he can jump a little higher now? haha

 
September 26, 2011  05:10 PM ET

Here's hoping 20 less lbs will increase K Loves desire to play def. Perhaps he can get around a player or two in the 1/2 court as well. Big fan, but I want victories not computer game stats!!!

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