Kevin Love is from Portland, played his college ball in Los Angeles, was headed to Memphis for a second at the '08 NBA Draft and ultimately ended up in Minneapolis. The Twin Cities is a much different world than what he's accustomed to—more about Prince than the Beach Boys (his uncle was in the latter), more into ice fishing than surfing. Dude knows he's gotta adjust, though, as he tells Chris Broussard in the latest installment of our On the Verge series. Click 'Read More' to see the video interview.
19mRoger Rubin, Special to ESPN.com
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