Found January 09, 2012 on
Tonight at the ACC there will be a buzz in the building making you think the Lakers, Thunder or even the Clippers were in town. But you’d be wrong son. The electricity in the air will be from Ricky Rubio making his ACC debut and that means a lot of lobs and slick dishes for points.
The kid has been built up to Stockton status over the years as the NBA waited for him to come. The Timberwolves were banking on it all being true but they have had a bad run of luck and choices.
So it is great to see it all coming true. Rubio is the real deal and at this point, the front runner to win Rookie of the Year.
When was the last time there was this much press for the Timberwolves (at least of the good kind?).
The Raptors start a rough three games in three nights stretch. The good news is they are against teams that are all beatable.
Tonight’s game should be the tougest and despite Casey wanting defense out of his team, I can see this one being a run and gun shoot out.
Hopefull the Raptors can b...
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Kevin Love says of teammate Ricky Rubio, 'We love being around him.' The Wolves aren't the only believers in this mop-topped PG phenom. Ken Berger says Rubio's passion and court genius will turn skeptics into faithful.
The Minnesota Timberwolves enjoyed their first true romp of the 2011-12 NBA season, taking out the hapless Washington Wizards in D.C. yesterday, 93-72.
Fans of the league’s most polarizing player (at least here at BallinEurope.com), Ricky Rubio, got their fill as La Pistola produced his best statistical effort yet with a 13-point, 14-assist game against the Generals – sorry...
Ricky Rubio left a good impression on Derrick Rose.
The Minnesota Timberwolves haven't won a game in Toronto in nearly eight years, but there's reason to believe that slide could be coming to an end.
Ricky Rubio looks to build on another encouraging performance for the Timberwolves on Monday night against a Raptors team coming off an embarrassing loss.
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Derrick Rose scored a season-high 31 points and had 11 assists to outlast Ricky Rubio in a thrilling duel, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 111-100 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night. Luol Deng had 21 points and 11 rebounds, and Kyle Korver scored 13 points off the bench for the Bulls, who appeared to be on their way to a blowout early before Rubio led the Wolves back.
Derrick Rose scored a season-high 31 points and had 11 assists to outlast Ricky Rubio in a thrilling duel, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 111-100 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.
There's no telling how different the Washington Wizards would be if they had drafted Ricky Rubio when they had the chance. Surely they couldn't be any worse than what they are now.