Originally posted on Bloguin Best  |  Last updated 12/14/12
Rubio is a major part of the Timberwolves team, but they haven't been terrible with him out due to injury The Minnesota Timberwolves have been one of the NBA teams hardest hit by injuries early on this season, not having Ricky Rubio at all, missing half their games from Kevin Love, and even more absences due to injury present themselves as you scroll down coach Rick Adelman's roster. Surprisingly, their injury woes have not hurt them much in the standings so far, and they are to get some good news on the injury situation very soon. It appears that Rubio, Minnesota's stud young point guard, will be able to play his first game of the season this Saturday in New Orleans against the Pelicans Hornets. The Spaniard has been out of commission since gruesomely tearing both his MCL and ACL March 9 last season. The injury caused him to miss all of the Summer Olympics in London and the T-Wolves' first 19 games of the year. As of Thursday night (before they play the Mavericks late...
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