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During Wednesday night’s game between the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Oklahoma City Thunder, T-Wolves point guard Ricky Rubio dished out what should have been a very crafty assist if it weren’t for teammate Lou Amundson’s awful layup attempt.
Late in the fourth quarter, Rubio split two Thunder defenders at the three-point line with a creative behind-the-back-through-the-legs bounce pass that required only a simple turnaround layup from teammate Lou Amundson. Amundson, however, did what you expect to see from a 48-year-old white guy at the YMCA – he threw it off the side of the backboard, totally blowing the top 10 play.
Missed layup aside, it was still a pretty dish from Rubio.
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BEST OF MAXIM
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Yes, he said. Yes, he'll be playing in Oklahoma City Wednesday night, tomorrow night, really, when he said it. And tomorrow night implies back-to-back, which is just what the Timberwolves are facing and just what Rubio has heretofore been banned from.
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Plus he adds a behind the back dime to boot
Looking for the assist of Wednesday night in National Basketball Association? We here at Outside the Boxscore have it for you.
It happened during the Minnesota Timberwolves/Oklahoma City Thunder game as Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio threaded a between-the-legs pass past two Thunder defenders.
The beneficiary of Ricky's assist was Minnesota forward Louis Amundson:
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