Found September 13, 2012 on
Everyone's favorite Spanish superstar, Ricky Rubio, played 'Connect Four' with basketballs on the Spanish talk show El Hormiguero. Check out the video in all its awesomeness below:
The video is in Spanish and I can't understand a lick of what they are saying, but it speaks for itself. And lol at the host's terrible strategy with his second make! That's the worst Connect Four strategy I've ever seen. At least Ricky's swishes were a very welcoming sight after his 35% field goal shooting campaign last year during his rookie season.
On the bright side, he's looking pretty darn good coming off that horrendous ACL tear he suffered late last year; a gigantic and devastating blow to us 17 remaining Minnesota Timberwolves fans.
(H/T Hot Clicks)
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Minnesota Timberwolves PG Ricky Rubio tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee back in March, causing the onslaught of out-of-nowhere T-Wolves viral videos to slow to a crawl. The good news today is twofold — Rubio is targeting a December return from injury, and he’s already started working on those viral videos.
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Over the years, we posted some pretty classic videos featuring NBA players but this one featuring Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio might be one of the best.Ricky was recently on a Spanish talk show and got the chance to play a game of Connect Four basketball with the host.Check it out all the amazing Connect Four action in the below video:(Courtesy of Slam Online)
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