SPORTS NEWS

Wolves need to trade more than Love

By RICK SOLEM

Everyone is talking about trading Kevin Love.

Nobody is talking about the Minnesota Timberwolves trading Kevin Martin and Nikola Pekovic.

They should be. When Love is gone, these two need to be, too.

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Cavs get first pick, Bucks pick second

By RICK SOLEM

The Milwaukee Bucks did not win the NBA Draft Lottery.

The Bucks will be awarded the second pick in the 2014 NBA draft on June 26. For the third time in four years, the Cleveland Cavs will draft first.

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Thunder have to get ridiculous to beat Spurs

By RICK SOLEM

Serge Ibaka is out. The Oklahoma City Thunder find themselves in the middle of the playoffs, shorthanded. Again. But it doesn’t necessarily spell doom this time.

Right away you may think that, going against Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs – the best ‘team’ in the NBA. But this isn’t the “pound it in the post” Spurs of the Duncan-David Robinson era.

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