And now, a modern day Alice In Wonderland story. For whatever reason, Utah Jazz mascot Bear brought a little girl onto the court during a timeout in yesterday’s Jazz/Minnesota Timberwolves game, and it’s one of the most adorable things I’ve ever seen. Show More Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio has mastered the art of passing. During an extended stoppage in Tuesday's game against the Utah Jazz, he showed he is also adept at playtime. Rubio had 13 assists —not including those passes to the little girl —in the Wolves' 112-97 win. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio might be one of the most pleasant NBA players today, and this clip is just more evidence of that. Read more...
Few NBA rookies took the basketball-viewing world by more friendly and flashy a storm as the Minnesota Timberwolves’ Ricky Rubio did in 2011—a full two years and change after the Wolves first selected the fresh-faced Spaniard with the...Show More Summary
Minnesota's Ricky Rubio is a good point guard, but this increasingly feels like a bad situation. TORONTO -- Ricky Rubio is struggling to find his rhythm, to lead his team, to play with the joy that defines his freewheeling game. He has said as much. Show More Summary
The Minnesota Timberwolves are floundering with an 18-20 record in the Western Conference and searching for answers. One key question the T-Wolves should ask themselves in the meantime is whether or not they should consider trading point guard Ricky Rubio. Prior to the 2013-14 season, many pundits projected Minnesota as a playoff team. Show More Summary
The Minnesota Timberwolves are once again losing their seesaw, back-and-forth battle with the.500 mark. After breaking even yet again at 18-18 on Jan. 10, the Wolves have lost two straight to fall to 18-20. More concerning than the record —which still isn't that bad —is the effect this season seems to be having on point guard Ricky Rubio. Show More Summary
In the back alleys of Target Center, Ricky Rubio walks down a colorless hallway and steps into a side room. As he lowers himself into a black folding chair, he lets out a sigh and starts to untie his shoelaces.
While there are several marquee NBA point guards under the age of 25 — such as the Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (age 21), the Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard (age 23) and the Minnesota Timberwolves' Ricky Rubio (age 23) —...Show More Summary
Having a starting point guard who can’t shoot is a humbling experience for any NBA team trying not to make life any harder than it needs to be. So brings us to the Minnesota Timberwolves and Ricky Rubio, an enchanted passer who’s experiencing...Show More Summary
Steal, fake, slam.
It might not have been Lob City, exactly, but Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers made an impact Sunday night nonetheless. Racing ahead of the pack following a turnover, Griffin hit Ricky Rubio of the Minnesota Timberwolves right in the chops as he went up for the one-handed jam. That's a rough first quarter for Rubio. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio 's superstar rise was supposed to be a formality, not a possibility. By most accounts, he was the perfect amalgamation of eras past and present. He had Steve Nash's creativity, Magic Johnson's flair and Chris Paul's defensive tenacity. Show More Summary
When Ricky Rubio is on the floor, you literally have to expect the ball to go anywhere at any time. The guy’s vision and his passing ability are that good. Unfortunately for Portland’s Nicolas Batum, last night he was not expecting this. The red hot Blazers, winners of five straight, were in Minnesota last night […]
We've all seen Ricky Rubio make plenty of amazing passes, but here's another one that is worthy of our attention and praise. Read more...
The Portland Trail Blazers' Nicolas Batum won't be able to live this down any time soon. Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio put Batum on the wrong side of a highlight by going between his legs with a pass in the first quarter on Wednesday night. Thanks to SB Nation for the GIF. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
How good is the Western Conference in the NBA? Just ask the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Wolves entered this season with nothing but high hopes. Kevin Love, Ricky Rubio, Nikola Pekovic, Kevin Martin, and a clean bill of health were supposed...Show More Summary