Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has broken a bone in his right hand, the same hand that was broken during the NBA pre-season.
An MRI exam on Saturday showed a break in the third metacarpal — one of the two bones that he broke during the pre-season in October, when Love said he was hurt doing push-ups on his knuckles as part of his training regimen.
By Jon Krawczynski
Minnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Love will miss the next six to eight weeks after breaking his right hand in a workout on Wednesday.
Kevin Love scored 20 points and grabbed 16 rebounds to power the Minnesota Timberwolves over Washington 93-72 on Sunday, keeping the Wizards the NBA’s only winless team this season.
By June Navarro
Derrick Rose and Kevin Durant may bring their fabled cage acts to Philippine shores if negotiations to bring an NBA All-Star Selection to play against Smart Gilas Pilipinas succeeds.
Sources said officials of Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas has already forwarded an offer for the NBA Stars to meet the Gilas five in exhibition matches set on July 25 and 26 at the Araneta Coliseum.
JAKARTA—The Smart Gilas national team has scratched its European training in Portugal and Turkey next month in favor of tuneup matches against a team of NBA stars. The Nationals, who are preparing for the Fiba Asia Championship in September, will soon send invitations to the NBA aces to play at least two games in Manila, [...]