Found December 28, 2011 on Boston Herald Sports:
MILWAUKEE -- This time, when it counted for real, the Minnesota Timberwolves once again went looking for some last-minute...

Timberwolves Morning After: Enigmatic Edition, Michael Beasley

With two games in the books in the 2011-12 NBA season, the Minnesota Timberwolves hold a disappointing 0-2 record. We’ve seen the good– Kevin Love two straight double-doubles including a 34 point 20 rebound performance on Tuesday against the Bucks. We’ve seen the bad– Wes Johnson, Darko Milicic, and Ricky Rubio’s facial hair. But the most frustrating aspect of the first...

Newly competitive Wolves draw crowd support

MINNEAPOLIS - The capacity crowd buzzed. The pregame fireworks - literally and figuratively - boomed. Genuine excitement flowed from fans and players alike. This is . . . Timberwolves basketball? The Minnesota Timberwolves - NBA doormats the last two seasons with a combined 32 victories - reshaped their roster with rookies Ricky Rubio and Derrick Williams and free agent J.J. Barea...

Ricky Rubio Dazzles for Timberwolves in NBA Debut (Video)

American basketball fans have heard the rumors for years, and on Monday many of them got their first look at Spanish star Ricky Rubio. The 21-year-old point guard showed off the ball-handling and passing artistry that made him so highly sought two years ago, when he was selected by Minnesota with the fifth overall pick in the NBA Draft. He had six assists and no turnovers in his...

Ricky Rubio's Zen Bounce Pass to Anthony Randolph

Ricky Rubio doesn't make it easy, Pete. He makes it look easy. OK, the layup was made easy because of RR. Every time you take a sip of coffee, think -- gotta check Bob's Blitz. Follow us on... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

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Ricky Rubio produces dazzling highlights in debut; Timberwolves lose to Thunder, 104-100

In a game BallinEurope’s been (half-)awaiting for years, Ricky Rubio debuted for the Minnesota Timberwolves in the team’s opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder last night. Though the Thunder won the game 104-100, Rubio impressed with six points, six assists, five rebounds (!), zero turnovers and his first NBA YouTube-worthy highlights. NBA dish no. 1 for the Spanish wunderkind...

Rubio Impresses In Debut With Wolves

Ricky Rubio filled up the stat sheet in a close loss to the Thunder.

GAMEDAY: Milwaukee vs Minnesota - 12/27/11

The Bucks (0-1) come home to take on the Minnesota Timberwolves (0-1) in Milwaukee's Home Opener. Tickets still available on

Ricky Rubio’s NBA Debut

“I saw him for the first time and it was like, ‘He is real,’ ” [OKC Coach] Brooks said, smiling. “Like a folk hero.” Ricky Rubio has arrived. Last night, the 21-year old talent made his long-awaited debut against the OKC Thunder. Rubio came off the bench to record six points, six assists, five rebounds, and most impressive, zero turnovers in a 104-100 loss to the Thunder...

Minnesota Timberwolves (0-1) at Milwaukee Bucks (0-1), 8:30 p.m. (ET)

Two teams coming off season-opening losses get together tonight at the Bradley Center, where the host Milwaukee Bucks will entertain the Minnesota Timberwolves.
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