Moses Malone

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Kevin Love Passes Malone With 52nd Double-Double In Row

Kevin Love recorded his 52nd double-double in a row to surpass Moses Malone for the longest such streak since the ABA and NBA merged in 1976 in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 101-75 over the free-falling Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night.

03/09/2011

Kevin Love #42 of the Minnesota Timberwolves looks to drive against Paul Millsap #19 of the Utah Jazz during the game on Dec. 22, 2010 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minn. (credit: David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kevin Love In Starting Lineup With Sore Knee

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love is in the starting lineup for the game against Indiana despite a bruised left knee. He is wearing a knee brace as he looks to surpass Moses Malone for the longest double-double streak since the ABA-NBA merger in 1976.

03/09/2011

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Minnesota’s Love Approaches Moses Malone Record

The downtrodden Timberwolves faithful rose to their feet and roared like they rarely have done all season, saluting Kevin Love for being one of the few reasons to keep coming to Target Center during another long, miserable basketball winter in Minnesota.

03/08/2011

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