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Love on Pacers: 'They all think they're tough guys'

Timberwolves star Kevin Love has no love for the Indiana Pacers, who out-muscled Minnesota in a 109-99 win at Target Center last night. Love, who briefly scuffled with Indiana's Danny Granger, told Fox Sports North "They all think they're tough guys ... it makes me laugh."
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Timberwolves star Kevin Love has no love for the Indiana Pacers, who out-muscled Minnesota in a 109-99 win at Target Center last night. Love, who briefly scuffled with Indiana's Danny Granger, told Fox Sports North "They all think they're tough guys ... it makes me laugh."

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