Kevin Love Takes out Full-Page Ad to Thank Timberwolves Fans for All-Star Votes

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistFebruary 10, 2014

Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love  brings the ball downcourt in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013 in Minneapolis. The Timberwolves won 100-81. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
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Minnesota Timberwolves big man Kevin Love was elected to the NBA All-Star Game starting lineup for the first time in his career in 2014, so he decided to thank those who helped him get there.

For the third time in his six-year career, the 25-year-old is a member of the All-Star team. However, he had yet to crack the starting lineup.

The fans made a late push to propel Love past the Houston Rockets' Dwight Howard and put him in the starting lineup. Love appreciated the support, so he decided to take out a full-page ad that will run in Sunday's Star Tribune:

Excel Sports Management

Nice touch.

[Excel Sports Management]