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Lakers Should Have Enough to Beat Trade Offers for Kevin Love

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The speculation of whether Kevin Love will bail on the Minnesota Timberwolves after this upcoming season is now over; he most certainly will. Reports are that Love has put the Wolves brass on notice that if he is not dealt this season, we will opt out of his contract following the completion of the upcoming season and look to sign elsewhere. Being placed in this position, the Wolves now have no choice but to acquiesce and look for the best possible trade among the teams on Love’s list of preferred destinations or get nothing for him. Continue reading

Lakers Trade Whispers: Not Waiting Till 2015; Making Push for Kevin Love Now

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Phota via ESPN.com (http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/8427888/2012-nba-player-rankings-no-7)

Earlier in the year we heard the quote from the unnamed NBA team executive that said “Everyone knows he wants to go to the Lakers.” Speaking of Kevin Love’s desire to join the Purple and Gold when he can become a free agent in 2015. If this is true, than the Lakers are definitely interested in nabbing one of the best Power Forwards in the game and making certain that they keep that abundance of cap space that will be freed up this coming off-season.

Except, apparently the Lakers aren’t waiting until 2015 Continue reading

3/27/13 Lakers at Wolves Tonight at 5pm Pacific on TWC

Los Angeles Lakers v Minnesota Timberwolves

Los Angeles Lakers at Minnesota Timberwolves

3/26/13

5 PM Pacific time / 8 PM Eastern Time

Target Center in Minneapolis, MN

TV:   Local: TWC Sportsnet, TWC Deportes National: League Pass

Line: Los Angeles Lakers -5

2012-13 Records:

Los Angeles Lakers: 36-35, 8th in the Western Conference

Minnesota Timberwolves: 25-44, 12th in the Western Conference

Record vs. each other (2012-13 season): Lakers are 2-0 over the Wolves this season. Continue reading

2/28/13 Wolves at Lakers Tonight at 730pm Pacific on TNT

Los Angeles Lakers v Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves at Los Angeles Lakers

2/28/13

7:30 PM Pacific time / 10:30 PM Eastern Time

Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA

TV:   Local: TWC Sportsnet, TWC Deportes National: TNT

Line: Los Angeles Lakers -10

2012-13 Records:

Los Angeles Lakers: 28-30, 9th in the Western Conference

Minnesota Timberwolves: 20-34, 12th in the Western Conference

Record vs. each other (2012-13 season): Lakers are 1-0 over the Wolves this season. Continue reading