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It took a while for Minnesota's Ricky Rubio to make his way back on the court after dealing with a knee injury but he sure showed he still has that flare for the game.
In his first game back versus Dallas, Rubio came off the bench and notched 8 points and 9 assists in 18 minutes of action and from the looks of things, one of those assists was quite spectacular.
During the second quarter, Rubio pulled off a double-through the legs pass through his legs and a Mav to teammate Greg Stiemsma for the bucket. Sick!
BEST OF MAXIM
Ricky Rubio returned to the Minnesota Timberwolves this week in style. He had a modest, but very solid stat line. What the stats didn’t show you was the fact he had the Pass of the Year in the NBA. I don’t know why, but I’m gushing over this one. Absolutely brilliant play…
Ricky Rubio came back last night against the Mavericks and had 9 assists in only 18 minutes. Tonight he played 16 minutes and had 4 assists. The above GIF shows a nice between the legs pass to Kevin Love for the three ball (which he missed), and the video below shows a great pass between a couple defenders to Kevin Love for the layup (that he got fouled on). So basically neither...
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio will sit out Tuesday night's game against Miami as he continues to work his way back from major knee surgery. Rubio saw his first action of the season Saturday night against Dallas when he came off the bench and contributed eight points, nine assists, four rebounds and three steals. He was scheduled to play Monday night against Orlando...
It’s simple, Minnesota won’t play Rubio on back to backs.
But no worries, the T-Wolves can handle the flimsy Heat without him. Their inside presence is non-existent.
And to think, the world was so convinced LeBron was a “hybrid” player.
Ricky Rubio has finally made his long-awaited debut after sitting out for almost nine months because of a torn ACL. The Spanish point guard is sure to have an immediate impact for the Timberwolves.
Add Ricky Rubio to the growing list of people who feel like the Los Angeles Lakers are not getting the most out of Pau Gasol this season. Since Mike D’Antoni took over in L.A. several weeks ago, there have been questions about whether or not Gasol is a fit in his offense. Rubio feels as though Gasol has given the team plenty and is not seeing any reciprocation.
“Pau Gasol has...
MINNEAPOLIS The Timberwolves are in Orlando ahead of tonight's matchup with the Magic (6 p.m., FOX Sports North). Everyone but Chase Budinger (knee surgery) and Malcolm Lee (right knee) traveled with the team on this two-game trip to Florida, though Brandon Roy (right knee) will not play. Josh Howard (hyperextended right knee) is out for the next two games, and Kevin Love, who...
“Pau Gasol has given the Lakers a lot and I don’t feel he’s getting enough in return, especially as far as confidence,” Rubio said in a conference call earlier today. “But he’s a pro. If he goes to another team, I think he would make a contender out of that team. Wherever he goes, he’s going to be fighting for the title.”
(12-9) vs. (10-13)
Time/TV: 7 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Timberwolves by 3.5
Tickets: $1-$850 on Vivid Seats
Season Series: Lost 90-75 in Minneapolis on Nov. 7; Tonight in Orlando
Sorry… the day got away from me. What are you doing waiting for me to post links, anyways?
Zinedine Zidane immortalized forever.
Hey, Ricky Rubio is healthy!
Rating the bowl game QBs 1-70. Any guesses ant #70?
Green Bay 21, Chicago 13 – It appears that Green Bay will just win the NFC North anyway.
Houston 29, Indianapolis 17 – The Colts lost, yes, but I’m...