Make or Miss Podcast with Seth Partnow

Last week, I joined fellow Hardwood Paroxysm member Seth Partnow on his ‘Make or Miss’ podcast to talk about the Kevin Love trade from a Minnesota perspective, as well as to break down how Love will do in Cleveland and where the Timberwolves will go from here. Seth is a talented writer whose ‘Wire’-themed blog …read in detail

In Defense of Kevin Love (Yuck)

  The other day, news broke that current-but-soon-to-be-former-Timberwolf Kevin Love withdrew from USA Basketball’s FIBA World Cup roster due to uncertainty over his future. Basically, an injury would just about halt any ongoing trade talks, which could affect Love’s ultimate goals of being traded to a winner and signing a lucrative extension with them. Makes …read in detail

Flip Saunders and Kevin Love are in a Staring Contest

  Kevin Love took a little trip to the #CityofChamps this weekend (Boston), which turned up the heat on the Minnesota front office. I wrote about the difficult position Flip Saunders has found himself in over at A Wolf Among Wolves – “It’s easy to view the Summer of Love from the outside and wax …read in detail

Apocalypse, Now?

  Yesterday I summarized the latest Kevin Love news for A Wolf Among Wolves: “Jon Krawczynski’s afternoon post for the Associated Press affirmed that Flip Saunders and Glen Taylor would consider trading the superstar forward “if the right deal comes along,” a shift from their previous public stance. Krawczynski also reported (via Twitter) that “Love and his reps …read in detail

UPDATE: Kevin Love Assist Chart

  Earlier this season, over at A Wolf Among Wolves, I charted the locations on the floor where Kevin Love racks up his assists. While his outlet passes get a lot of attention, his most personal loans for people with poor credit lethal position on the floor is from the left wing, where he distributes nearly half his dimes. His mastery of …read in detail

Collecting Dimes

Kevin Love’s Assists by William Bohl *Note: This post was originally published at A Wolf Among Wolves* Following the Wolves’ November 1st victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder, our own Benjamin Polk asked Kevin Love about facilitating the offense from the elbow. In response, Love revealed one of the expectations that was placed on him …read in detail

Review / Preview: Kevin Love

  The franchise centerpiece, Kevin Love had a season to forget in 2012-13. Taking a holistic look at his past to see what debit consolidation the future holds for him (and the Timberwolves) this coming year. by William Bohl October 17th, 2012, sixteen days before the Minnesota Timberwolves were slated to begin their new season, the fan …read in detail