Ricky Rubio is back where he belongs -- in the starting lineup for the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio plans to meet with the team’s medical staff Thursday, Jan. 17, to determine if his playing time will be increased. Rubio, who has been limited to 18 to 22 minutes off the bench in his comeback from a major knee injury, played a season-high 26 minutes in the Wolves’ 113-98 loss [...]
This should have been the time of the season for Minnesota Timberwolves to start playing like a playoff team. The stars were beginning to finally align. Kevin Love was supposedly recovered from his broken hand, Ricky Rubio was finally back from his torn ACL, the only thing holding the Wolves back was getting back into the groove of things. Show More Summary
Way to blow it, Lou.
Watch as the Timberwolves teammates combine for a beauty and the beast play
The Chicago Bulls have won four of their last five games, a stretch that included a thoroughly satisfying win over the Miami Heat, and are currently on-pace for 49 wins. It's remarkable, really, a testament to Tom Thibodeau's defensive schemes and unquenchable thirst for victory. Show More Summary
Nikola Pekovic is bulldozing the paint and Ricky Rubio is ready to start ramping up his minutes, giving the Minnesota Timberwolves hope that they can withstand another long stretch without All-Star forward Kevin Love. Larry Drew’s Atlanta Hawks have hit the skids after a superb start to the season, prompting the coach to label them ‘’soft,” [...]
The Minnesota Timberwolves' injury problems just keep cropping up as Kevin Love has re-fractured his right hand, leaving Ricky Rubio in charge of the house while Love is away. It means a lot for the Timberwolves, but mostly it means they'll see their playoff chances take a huge hit, even though Love was having a rough start to the season. Show More Summary
The Minnesota Timberwolves scratched point guard Ricky Rubio and forward Kevin Love from their game against Portland on Saturday night.
THE FACTS: No Ricky Rubio, no Kevin Love. It didn't matter for the Minnesota Timberwolves, thanks to J.J. Barea.
Ricky Rubio will miss the Minnesota Timberwolves ' two-game road trip this week due to back spasms, according to the Associated Press, via Yahoo! Sports. The 22-year-old point guard has played in just five games this season after coming back from a torn ACL in his left knee. Show More Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio will not travel with the team for a two-game road trip to Utah and Denver this week because of back spasms.
Ricky Rubio made it known that he was back when he delivered an outstanding performance in his first game since this season against Dallas on December 15. He delivered nine assists, hit six free throws and scored nine points in a 114-106 win. Show More Summary
Ricky Rubio is the foundation for the Minnesota Timberwolves to build on. This is meant as no slight to Kevin Love, who has been an outstanding player for the team since being traded for on draft day out of UCLA in 2008. The bottom line, though, is that Rubio makes the players around him better. Show More Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio is a late scratch against the Phoenix Suns because of back spasms.
With the return of Ricky Rubio in the middle of December came the return of one of the most exciting play-makers in the NBA. Rubio has been an incredible playmaker for the duration of his time in the NBA, which has, admittedly, been an extremely short period of time. Show More Summary
What did you get your mother for Christmas? Was it a Ricky Rubio blanket? It should have been. Dean Pierce is the son of a woman who is arguably Ricky Rubio’s biggest fan. So, for Christmas this year Pierce commissioned a special present for his mother: A Ricky Rubio blanket. Pierce, who calls himself an [...]Show More Summary
As it turns out, Ricky Rubio 's face can be used for a humongous blanket. Yahoo! Sports reports one lucky NBA fan received just what they wanted this year in the form of a tremendous blanket with one big Ricky Rubio face splashed over the top of it. Show More Summary