The Minnesota Timberwolves are laying the groundwork for a potential Kevin Love trade prior to the 2014 NBA Draft, or on the night of the NBA Live Mobile Coins draft itself, according to Sean Deveney of the Sporting News.The Wolves have publicly said they expect Love to be on the roster next season, but the team is reportedly starting to gauge what kind of offers could be on the table over the next few weeks.
Love is expected to opt out of his contract after next season, and the belief is he has no intention of re-signing in Minnesota.With multiple teams likely to be in on the bidding for a young star of Love's caliber, the Wolves' asking price is said to be very high. To start, Minnesota would like a high pick in the upcoming draft to go along with a young player with star potential.Not surprisingly, the
Wolves have been underwhelmed by the early returns on a possible Love trade. But it's still very early in the process, and as the draft gets closer, better offers will likely shape up. Why this makes sense More on the rumors Why Love can't demand a trade (publicly)Mike Prada More on the rumors Why Love can't demand a trade (publicly)
There are a few reasons why Minnesota may want to just get a Love deal over with by the draft. The Wolves may not want to put up with the Buy NBA 2K18 VC constant distraction of a possible trade looming over their head, and they may feel they won't get as many good offers if they wait.In addition, making a trade prior to the draft would ensure that
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