By Jeff Case
If there’s one guy we love here at All Ball HQ, its Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Kevin Love. His on-court play speaks for itself, but if you need reminding there’s the buzzer-beating game-winners he hits … and the 30-point/30-rebound game a few seasons ago … and him winning the 3-Point Contest last season … we could go on and on. Heck, even spending a day with him seems like a blast.
Off the court, he’s a funny dude, what with his good-natured sense of humor about himself, getting into his former favorite sport, his Twitter humor and so forth. He’s also been active in the Minnesota community and holds an annual coat drive (this is the fourth such one) to benefit Minnesotans in need this winter. Love coulda went with the standard stare-at-the-camera-and-read-cue-cards approach to drum up support for his cause.
But that wouldn’t be a very Love-ish way to handle this, would it?
Much like the promotional video for his coat drive two years ago, Love busts out the weird/funny (as you’ll see below):