Friday, January 24
(Minneapolis, MN) -- The Minnesota Timberwolves will have a starter on Western Conference squad for the NBA All-Star Game for the first time in seven seasons. Forward Kevin Love was voted by the fans to start alongside Kobe Bryant of the Lakers, the Warriors' Stephen Curry, the Clippers' Blake Griffin and the Thunder's Kevin Durant. The last Wolves player to start an All-Star Game was Kevin Garnett in 2007. So far this year, Love is averaging 25 points and 13 rebounds per game.