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|Kevin Garnett shows his emotion during his homecoming press conference.|
For those among us who thrive on athletic competition's unadulterated emotion, there will never be enough players quite like Timberwolves superstar forward Kevin Garnett. At the height of his Hall of Fame NBA career, watching him toast victory and shoulder defeat was as riveting as Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood, or Kanye West and Jay-Z performing "N*ggas in Paris" a dozen times in a row live.
Even if Garnett's numbers have diminished, his heart is right where it was when he rose out of Farragut Academy back in '95. When KG suited up as a T-Wolf earlier this week, the team gave him an emotional welcome back. On paper, some highlights set to Kanye's "Homecoming" -- featuring Coldplay's Chris Martin singing the hook -- might not seem like much. But nostalgic sports fans should watch it sitting down. It's devastating.More »