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Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love, center, loses the ball as he is fouled by Los Angeles Lakers' Nick Young, left, as Young and Jordan Hill defend during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love, center, loses the ball as he is fouled by Los Angeles Lakers' Nick Young, left, as Young and Jordan Hill defend during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

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