Found September 11, 2012 on
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio is recovering from an ACL surgery, but that didn't stop him from showing off a nice trick shot.
Rubio is not expected to be back until December.
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It's been more than a year since Ricky Rubio signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves and began the evolution from European teen sensation to NBA star. After his abbreviated season in which he established himself as one of the best rookies in the league, it's easy to forget that across the Atlantic, the 21-year-old Rubio is still something more than a basketball player. He...
GAME WITHIN A GAME
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.
His first effort: playing the classic vertical...
MINNEAPOLIS Timberwolves basketball season is right around the corner, and players are beginning to trickle back to the Twin Cities. Training camp begins Oct. 2, but before he joins his teammates on the court, Kevin Love will have one other camp to attend to: his own.
The Kevin Love Basketball ProCamp will take place Sept. 22-23 from 9 a.m. to noon each day at Eden Prairie High...
MINNEAPOLIS Think back, way back in the annals of recent sports history. Before Tim Tebow was a Jet and Kevin Love was an Olympian. Before a unibrow was trademarked and the Wild landed the two biggest free agents in the NHL offseason. It's before Lebron was a champion and Jeremy Lin was anything more than a Harvard grad.
Remember January 4? Probably not. It was the day the...
When Brandon Roy and the Minnesota Timberwolves reached a verbal agreement back in early July that the all-star guard would return to the game after spending last season in retirement mode, many pundits around the league wondered what Roy would look like once he got back on the court.
After five seasons in the league and the chronic knee problems, there still are a lot...
This is a scary thought to think, but the Minnesota Timberwolves may actually become a strong playoff contender for years to come. Blech, still felt weird saying that string of words. But it’s very plausible, as they now have a solid core of players to build around: Ricky Rubio, Kevin Love, Jose Juan Barea, and possibly the most important piece, Nikola Pekovic. Now before you e...
TwolvesBlog is excited to announce a partnership with the WORLD RENOWNED group of Spanish Timberwolves fans: The Minnesota TimberTrolls! The TimberTrolls are best known for their extremely hilarious pictures, .gifs, and videos featuring Ricky Rubio and the Wolves, and for spearheading international interest in the team we know and love. Content will be posted on the front page here...
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)
Ricky Rubio is hopeful of a return to action before the end of the year.
William Buford most recently played for the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Las Vegas summer league.