Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio is one of the NBA's fastest-rising stars, but the 24-year-old phenom's ascent has yet to continue, as he is still dealing with an ankle injury. The Timberwolves confirmed the star player...Show More Summary
November was not very kind to the Minnesota Timberwolves, and December looks to be just as rough. The Wolves did not have much to be thankful for this past month, winning only two out of 11 games and losing both Ricky Rubio and Kevin...Show More Summary
Almost two weeks after he severely sprained his right ankle, Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio says he remains uncertain when he will return to the court.
The Ricky Rubio ankle injury stinks big time, but it did create a pretty meaningful opportunity for one of the team's most prized young assets. We now get to see what type of NBA shape Zach LaVine takes on. LaVine was a lottery pick in 2014 based strictly on potential as opposed to production or a resume of accomplishments. Show More Summary
The skies are gray in Minnesota today, but there may be a glimmer of hope. On Friday, November 7, in a 112-103 overtime loss to the Orlando Magic, Ricky Rubio left midway through the second quarter with what the Timberwolves consider a very serious ankle injury. An MRI taken today on Ricky Rubio ’s left ankle confirmed a significant sprain. Show More Summary
Zach LaVine thrust into spotlight to replace the injured Rubio with Mo Williams waiting in the wings. The injury bug seems contagious in the NBA this season, and the Minnesota Timberwolves aren't immune. Ricky Rubio could miss 7-8 weeks after suffering a severe ankle sprain Friday. Show More Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Mo Williams has suddenly become a potential fantasy stud in light of the injury suffered by teammate Ricky Rubio. On Friday night, Rubio severely sprained his ankle while driving to the basket against the Orlando Magic. Show More Summary
Poor Ricky Rubio. Just about a week after signing his five-year, $55 million contract extension, the Timberwolves point guard will miss some time with a severe ankle sprain, suffered Friday against the Magic. Read more...
The good news is that Rubio's ankle isn't broken, but he's still going to miss some games. Ricky Rubio is out indefinitely with an ankle sprain he suffered shortly before the half in Friday night's game against the Magic. Wolves announce...Show More Summary
An MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) taken Saturday morning on Ricky Rubio's left ankle confirmed a significant sprain. He will be sidelined indefinitely. A further update will be provided when appropriate.
Ricky Rubio suffered a left ankle sprain in the second quarter of the T-Wolves’ 112-103 overtime loss to the Magic. X-rays were negative, and he spent the second half on […] The post Ricky Rubio Sprains Left Ankle (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
ORLANDO — There aren't many teams in the NBA relying on a 24-year-old to serve as the steady hand. The Minnesota Timberwolves, with five players even younger, are one such team, however, which is why their season couldn't have takenShow More Summary
Ricky Rubio has left the Minnesota Timberwolves' game at Orlando with a sprained left ankle.
Although it's still very early, Ricky Rubio looked on his way to a career year entering Friday night. But now he may be on the shelf for the immediate future. The Minnesota Timberwolves point guard injured his ankle in the first half against the Orlando Magic. Show More Summary
The Timberwolves' point guard twisted his foot after an awkward landing on a drive. Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio was forced to leave the team's game against the Orlando Magic after landing awkwardly on his left foot on a drive to the basket. Show More Summary
Whether they win or lose, teams tend to move on from games pretty quickly so they can focus on their next opponent. However, "forgetting" about a game isn't the easiest thing for a player to do, especially in the aftermath of victory. Show More Summary
The Timberwolves had a nice little come-from-behind win in Brooklyn Wednesday night. Nikola Pekovic says he wants to "forget" it for some reason, and Ricky Rubio is perplexed: This is "BRUH" in a single facial expression.
Fear of the unknown can do funny things to a franchise's willingness to break open the piggy bank. In a bid to keep their young core intact after the painful departure of star forward Kevin Love, the Minnesota Timberwolves have madeShow More Summary
Talks were tense and tempers flared as the Minnesota Timberwolves and Ricky Rubio's representatives tried to hammer out a contract extension before the Friday deadline, which isn't all that uncommon with the kind of big-money deal Rubio received in the end.