Pistons can't handle Love and Timberwolves
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- There wasn't much for Detroit Pistons coach Maurice Cheeks to like about his team's performance Tuesday night at the Palace. There was a whole lot of Love, though. Minnesota forward Kevin Love had 19 points, 11 rebounds and five assists in the first half and finished with 26 points, 16 rebounds and seven assists in 30 minutes. The Pistons had no answer for Love and lost, 121-94, to the Timberwolves. "Kevin Love, the way he played, was pretty good," Cheeks said. "I talked about him before the game, his ability to play on the block, his ability to step off the block and make threes is a huge challenge for anybody guarding him. "Now, if we're scoring down in the ...