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Kevin Love: 5 Reasons Why the Double-Double Man Deserves a Deal to a Contender
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The Minnesota Timberwolves haven't had anything to celebrate this season aside from Kevin Love.  

The 22-year-old forward is having a season unlike any since the days of Moses Malone.  His 20.7 points and 15.7 rebounds per game have Love headed for the first 20-15 season in 28 seasons.  The rebounding savant has quickly become one of the NBA's must-see players and is still getting better in this his third year.

For all the personal promise that characterizes Love, there is little for his team, which is 13th in the Western Conference at 17-52.  Love is under contract for two more years at under $4 million, but won't be so cheap for that long.  

Love's brilliance on the court is wasted as long as he plays in Minnesota.  Here are five reasons why he deserves to be traded to a contender.

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