Why the Lakers Are Counting on Kevin Love Forcing His Way to Los Angeles

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The Los Angeles Lakers have long been thought to be key players in the pursuit of Timberwolves star forward Kevin Love, who grew up in the area and attended UCLA. Do the Lakers have enough assets, though, to strike a deal with Minnesota? Or are they relying on the All-Star big to maneuver his way to Staples Center?

Eric Pincus of the Los Angeles Times gives his take in the video above.

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