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Ricky Rubio was shocked about DeMarcus Cousins All-Star snub on Twitter

Earlier today, the NBA announced the All-Star Game reserves for both the Western and Eastern Conferences. While most notable names got selected for the event in New York City, Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins wasn’t one of them. After the Western Conference All-Star reserves were named, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio sent out a tweet about DeMarcus not making...
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Saunders defends Rubio's desire, work ethic amid ongoing injury rehab

MINNEAPOLIS -- Turns out the injury that's kept Ricky Rubio out the past 10 weeks is more severe than the Timberwolves were letting on. Coming to Rubio's defense ahead of Wednesday night's home game against Dallas, Flip Saunders divulged the point guard's ailment is "even worse than a high-ankle sprain" -- the terminology used to characterize the injury Rubio suffered Nov. 7 at Orlando...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio May Return In 2-3 Weeks

Yahoo! Sports reports that Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio may return in the next two to three weeks. Rubio has missed the last 24 games with a sprained left ankle. The Minnesota point guard took part in three-quarter speed running exercises and shooting drills on Saturday prior to the Timberwolves road game against the Golden State Warriors. If an upcoming MRI show...
Via Basketball Bicker
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Injury Update: Ricky Rubio was back at practice taking shots without walking boot or crutches

At 5-21, the season might already be over for the Minnesota Timberwolves in the ultra-competitive Western Conference. Needless to say, it's been a disappointing year for the Minnesota faithful. One of the most frustrating events so far this year has been the injury to former first-round pick, Ricky Rubio. However, according to the Timberwolves' Public Relations twitter, the Spaniard...
Via NBA Injury News
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Ricky Rubio’s agent eyeing Los Angeles?

Seeing as this one’s just about coming to an end, there’s still a lot of time to go before next summer, though it seems that Ricky Rubio’s agent is already eyeing the Los Angeles Lakers as a potential landing spot for his client in 2015. According to Darren Wolfson from, Rubio’s agent is intrigued by the cap space that the Lakers and New York Knicks will have...
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Timberwolves playing well in international play

The Minnesota Timberwolves only have three players in the FIBA World Cup this summer, but so far Ricky Rubio, Gorgui Dieng and (J.J) Jose Barea have looked great. The tournament, held in Spain this year, is a mix of NBA players and the top international players so while the competition isn’t as fierce as it is in the NBA, there still are a lot of international teams  with a good...
September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Time for Ricky Rubio to ascend to stardom

As I am sure all of you know, Kevin Love will be leaving the Minnesota Timberwolves via trade later this month, which means the Timberwolves need a new person to be the star of the team. I believe that it is time for Ricky Rubio to step up and truly become that franchise player. Don’t get me wrong, I am a huge Rubio fan, he is actually my favorite player to watch on the Timberwolves...
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Ricky Rubio seeking max contract from T'Wolves

Despite lack of success and some inconsistent production, point guard Ricky Rubio wants a max contract extension from the Timberwolves. Darren Wolfson of 5 Eyewitness News and ESPN1500 reports that Rubio and his agent are seeking a five-year max extension deal. Yes. Fegan aiming for 5-yr max. RT @BrianGaranich: @DarrenWolfson With all this Love trade […]
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Should the Minnesota Timberwolves add another all-star?

In a league where the ability to compete in the playoffs is beginning to rely solely on building a “super” team, the Minnesota Timberwolves find themselves with a mediocre roster from top to bottom. With constant pressure from teams such as the Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers and the Oklahoma City Thunder, is it time for the Timberwolves to look into bringing in another all...
February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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