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Akron Beacon Journal Feb 9, 2016
Kevin Love left off All-Star team again; Pau Gasol named injury replacement

Kevin Love left off All-Star team again; Pau Gasol named injury replacement

INDEPENDENCE: Kevin Love was snubbed – again. Love was again passed over when the league appointed Bulls forward Pau Gasol as the injury replacement for guard Jimmy Butler on the East All-Star team. Gasol’s numbers across the board are superior: He is averaging 17 points, 10.9 rebounds and is shooting 48 percent. Love, by comparison, is averaging 15.8 points and 10.4 rebounds. He is shooting a career-low 42 percent. But Love plays on the best team in the East, while the Bulls have slid to seventh. Gasol, however, gives the Bulls at least one representative after losing Butler to the...

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