Originally written on Fox Sports South  |  Last updated 1/23/12
ATLANTA When Minnesota played Milwaukee in its second game of the season, Kevin Love had 30 and 20 and the Wolves lost a close game 98-95. Interestingly, Bucks guard Brandon Jennings didnt create a national stir with his performance. Jennings, the flashy and candid point guard had 24 points and seven assists, clearly outplaying Minnesota rookie Ricky Rubio. The Spanish import had just six points and four assists with three turnovers, but Jennings didnt have much to say. Not anything antagonistic, at least. When asked about his relationship with Rubio, Jennings said, I wouldnt say its a rivalry. But trust that Jennings got some pleasure out of the win and outplaying Rubio. Prior to the 2009 NBA Draft where Rubio was selected fifth, five spots ahead of Jennings Jennings had this to say about Rubio: Yeah, I think Im a better player than he is. I just shoot the ball better than he can. The only thing Ive seen him do sometimes is when he has a home-run pass or something like that...
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