“I wanted to be here,” he said, per Jerry Zgoda of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. “I love Minnesota. I love the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. I love the fans. Everyone who has been around me the last four years know that. Obviously the cold weather is tough at some points, but the fans have been so great.
Love currently ranks fourth in the NBA in scoring (24.9 points per game) and second in rebounding (13.9 per game).
With the exception of January 21st vs. the Jazz, Love has had a double-double in every game this season.