Found February 27, 2012 on It's Always Sunny in Detroit:
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio spent his weekend in Orlando dropping dimes in the NBA Rising Stars game. Then he put got his name in the Guinness Book of World Records. No big deal. Rubio set the world record for the most baskets made from behind the basket in a minute. The young Spaniard was joined in Orlando by his parents, who couldn't have been more thrilled with the meaningless world record.

Rubio made 18 buckets from behind the basket. He broke Philadelphia 76ers forward Evan Turner's world record, which was set 30 minutes prior.


Rubio goes between the legs of Cousins and throws alley oop to Griffin

Yes, I know the Rising Stars Challenge was an exhibition game but still you have to be impressive with the passing ability and flash of Ricky Rubio. In these games no one goes full out on defense, but they sure go all out on offense. Everyone tries to make the highlight play. That play of the night from this game came from Rubio. After a made shot Rubio got the pass...

Little Timberwolves fan gets interviewed, named hamster "Ricky Rubio" (Video)

The one magical thing about the NBA is that it can bring people of all walks of life together and amaze the younger generation.During a recent Minnesota Timberwolves game, Fox Sports North interviewed a young three-year old fan named Chase and got the inside scoop about how much he likes the Timberwolves along with that hamster:(Courtesy of The Basketball Jones)

Proving their point: Rookie guards adding to NBA's riches at point guard

Jeremy Lin, Ricky Rubio and Kyrie Irving are new editions to what is becoming one of the great collections of NBA point guards in league history.

Shaq got a lap full of cheerleader at the Rising Stars Challenge

Several folks were miked during the NBA's Rising Stars Challenge. And, for one day, Shaq was a Rising Star once again. Ricky Rubio, ladies and gentlemen. Every time you check your email, think... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Evan Turner Guiness Book of World Record

It turns out that while in Orlando for the All-Star Game festivities, Evan Turner set a Guinness World Record for a very specific feat. Turner hit 14 shots from behind the backboard in one minute. It’s worth noting that not only is this a world record, but it is an official Guinness World Record, as Guinness had one of their notoriously strict judges on-hand to verify the results...

Top rookie is a two-man race for Kyrie Irving, Ricky Rubio: Mary Schmitt Boyer's NBA rookie rankings

Award could depend on whether voters like their point guards to score or pass.

Denver Nuggets rookies get Dora the Explorer and Hello Kitty backpacks (Picture)

Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we featured a photo of Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Ricky Rubio getting a Justin Bieber backpack for his rookie hazing.Well, the Denver Nuggets also decide to haze their rookies with little-kid backpacks and they decided to go with Hello Kitty and Dora the Explorer as seen from these photos of NBA TV production, "The Association: Denver...

Ricky Rubio is a Belieber

If you're going to do stupid backpack pieces, at least have video of Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio wearing a Justin Bieber backpack AND Clipper Blake Griffin reacting to the Bieber... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

34/66 Midseason Analysis (Warning: Long Post)

Hi everyone! A combination of being unable to enter the forum from my home and jot wanting to judge the team development without a large sample of their capacities made me decide not to post anything about the team until midseason (well, I waited 1 more game to let them climb to 50% before writing anything :basketball: ), so here it goes a midseason analysis of the evolution of this...

Cap Space this summer?

What kind of cap space could we get to this summer? If we amnesty Darko, buyout Webster and Miller, and renounce Beasley, Randolph and Tolliver where are we? Kevin Love 12,922,250 Derrick Williams 4,809,840 Nikola Pekovic 4,837,200 Jose Barea 4,493,500 Wesley Johnson 4,285,560 Luke Ridnour 4,000,000 Ricky Rubio 3,741,120 Wayne Ellington 2,083,042 Malcolm...
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