Minnesota's Love Named 2012 All-Star Reserve

By KBJR News 1

Minnesota's Love Named 2012 All-Star Reserve

February 9, 2012 Updated Feb 9, 2012 at 9:13 PM CST

Minneapolis, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Minnesota star forward Kevin Love will represent the Timberwolves on the 2012 Western Conference All-Star team, it was announced on Thursday.

Love will be making his second All-Star appearance after being selected to the team last season as well. He is only the second player in franchise history to make more than one All-Star appearance, joining Kevin Garnett, who made 10 appearances.

Love is the league leader in double-doubles this year with 22 and ranks second with 13.7 rebounds per game, fourth with 25.0 points per game, and first with 39.4 minutes per game.

The 2012 NBA All-Star game will be played February 26 at the Amway Center in Orlando, FL.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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