Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 12/13/12
MINNEAPOLIS If you are a human being with a pulse who enjoys good basketball, of course you're impatient that Ricky Rubio hasn't returned yet. Of course this constant tilt-a-whirl of information about the point guard's status is grating. Of course you're ready for something new, to actually see him play rather than hear about all those lovely little cuts and passes he's making. And you're not the only one. Rick Adelman wants him back, to continue to work with a player who could be one of the generation's best point guards. Kevin Love and the rest of the team want him back, for the sake of their record. Glen Taylor wants him back, for the sake of his coffers and his packed stands. David Kahn wants him back, because in Rubio he has his pet, his project, his greatest find. And so feet are stamped and when, when, when becomes the mantra of a fan base. Everyone hears that he's doing well in practices, that there have been no setbacks, that the biggest worries are conditioning and the po...
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