Kevin Love

Love matches Westbrook’s record UCLA donation

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Kevin Love and Russell Westbrook will forever be linked for their one year as teammates on the 2007-08 UCLA team that reached the Bruins’ third-straight Final Four as they then went on to be top-five picks in that summer’s NBA Draft. Now they share the distinction as giving their alma mater the biggest donation ever by [more]

Anthony Davis injured, out of Olympics contention

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Four days ago, Anthony Davis was selected with the first pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. With Dwight Howard, Andrew Bynum and Chris Bosh missing the Olympics, many believed that meant that the newest New Orleans Hornet would have a very real shot at backing up Tyson Chandler as Team USA’s center in this summer’s [more]

Reggie Smith transferring again

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There are those that will tell you college basketball has a transfer problem, that too many players transfer too quickly after expecting to start from the moment they set foot on campus. The thinking is that due to the deification of high school stars and the immediate success of talents like Kevin Durant, Kevin Love [more]

Report: Anthony Davis to be a finalist for Team USA

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According to a report from Sam Amrick of, Kentucky’s Anthony Davis will be getting a shot as a replacement candidate to compete with Team USA in this summer’s Olympic Games in London. There has been quite a bit of speculation about Davis’ potential candidacy, but with the torn ACL that Derrick Rose suffered in [more]

Simeon star Jabari Parker wins Gatorade Player of the Year

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Quietly, under the cover of National Signing Day in college basketball, another prospect with star potential accepted one of the highest honors in high school basketball. Jabari Parker, a 6-8, 220-pound forward from Simeon Career Academy (Il.) and the Class of 2013, has won the Gatorade National Player of the Year as the best player [more]