Keys to the Wolf Den: Can Al Jefferson, Kevin Love, and Darko Milicic Work?

April 1st, 2010 by Matthew Hayden Leave a reply »
The trio of the future?

Maybe not, maybe so.

Development and patience are virtues, and although the Wolves have only won 15 games this season, there have been a few bright spots for the Wolves going forward.

And although for most games it's been Al Jefferson and Kevin Love, Darko Milicic has stepped his play up as well.

It's clear to see that Al Jefferson is just now starting to get his rhythm and groove back that made him a top scorer and rebounder in the NBA. Darko has also started to get acclimated to the Wolves' triangle offense while getting in shape and learning on the fly.

Darko is 7'-plus, while Kevin Love and Al Jefferson are both 6'10''.

Many NBA analysts stated that Kevin Love and Al Jefferson needed a legit seven-footer with shot blocking abilities to fit in with "the Twin Cities", and Darko has provided insight as to how that would work.

However, in this recent game against the Sacramento Kings, in which the Wolves won, I've made some simple yet critical observations about the trio of Darko, Jefferson, and Love.


Al Jefferson

Defensive awarene ...

Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - NBA
Article written by


Comments are closed.