HE WAS REGARDED as a rebound-monger on a bad team. Then he became a double-double machine, a three-point threat and an All-Star. And now Kevin Love is posting stats not seen since another UCLA man skyhooked his way to an MVP award 37 years ago. Here's a look at Love's case for being the game's best big man.
1dPhotographs by Edmund D. Fountain
1dPablo S. Torre