Kevin Love took the heat for withdrawing from Team USA, but it might not have been just his decision. Despite their posturing, the Timberwolves are reportedly set on trading Love. They don’t want him getting injured before they can complete a deal, and they have to wait for the Cavaliers to be allowed to trade Andrew Wiggins. That might explain Love taking it easy this summer.
Report: Timberwolves told Kevin Love to sit out the World Cup
Pro Basketball Talk | Jul 29