Timberwolves forward Kevin Love is one step closer to a trip to London for the Summer Olympics. He’s been named one of 20 finalists for the Team USA men’s basketball roster. Love leads the NBA with 12 double-doubles this season.
Sunbather on the roof triggers shelter-in-place at Savage elementary school
The sunbather told police he was trying to "tan and relax."
The Raptor Center's ambassador, Nero the turkey vulture, dies at 47
Nero helped save the California condors before taking up his post as an education ambassador.
82-year-old Independence man dies in golf cart accident
Few details are known about the incident.
Ben Leber named new permanent co-host of 'Twin Cities Live'
The former Minnesota Vikings linebacker was introduced Friday afternoon.
APM Reports, maker of 'In the Dark' podcast, nixed by Minnesota Public Radio
MPR said "select programming elements" of APM Reports will be incorporated into MPR News.
The latest on holiday weekend severe weather chances for MN
The most significant severe threats are Sunday night and again on Monday.
Charges: Driver was drunk, high in head-on crash that killed 19-year-old woman
The young woman killed in the crash was a college student studying zoology.
What's open and closed in Minnesota on Memorial Day 2022
A guide to Memorial Day weekend 2022.
Truck crashes into Napa Auto Parts store after driver's medical issue
No employees were struck by the pickup.
Motorcyclist killed in Ham Lake after passing in the turn lane
The motorcyclist was hit by a car turning onto the road.
Minnesota gets cut of Ford settlement over misleading ads
The $19.2 million settlement centers on Ford's C-Max hybrid and Super Duty pickup truck.
Report: Love added to preliminary Team USA roster for 2012 Olympics
According to Sheridan Hoops, Kevin Love is one of 19 NBA players to be named to the preliminary Team USA roster for the 2012 Olympics. The roster will eventually be cut down to 12 players, but it's quite the accomplishment for the Timberwolves' best player.
Timberwolves' Kevin Love makes Olympic basketball team
Timberwolves star forward Kevin Love is officially a member of the U.S. Olympic basketball team for the London Games. Love was named to the team's 12-man roster Saturday in a live broadcast on NBA TV. The two-time NBA all-star was a member of the 2010 U.S. men's basketball team that won the world championship in Turkey.
Report: Love a lock as All-Star reserve
Kevin Love is expected to make the NBA's Western Conference All-Star team as a reserve. The full roster will be announced at 6 p.m. Central. Love has missed the past two Timberwolves games due to a suspension. He’s back in the lineup tomorrow night when the Wolves host Dallas.
ESPN: Love among NBA's 'height liars'
You can't dispute that NBA stars are among the tallest professional athletes in the world. But, apparently they are not all as tall as they say they are. ESPN reports that there are several NBA players who are exaggerating in the height category ... and one of them is Kevin Love.
Love is in the MVP conversation
Should Kevin Love's name be included in NBA MVP talks? ESPN's Scoop Jackson thinks so. As a matter of fact, he thinks Love is the league's MVP. Jackson believes Love means more to the Wolves than any other single player in the league. And it doesn't hurt that Love is ranks fourth in scoring and second in rebounding.
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