Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 5/31/12
MINNEAPOLIS Watching the injury was bad enough. Having to see the aftermath limping by, the crutches and the laborious movement that might have been even worse.In the weeks after Ricky Rubio returned to Minneapolis from Vail, Colo., where he'd undergone surgery to repair a torn ACL and LCL in his left knee, he was hobbled. There were glimpses of him at Timberwolves games and around town, and to see the point guard who was once so fluid and fast reduced to crutches was anything but normal.It's been 10 weeks since Rubio's surgery, and on Thursday, Timberwolves' president of basketball operations David Kahn was still hesitant to use the word. "He's in amazingly good spirits considering he hasn't been able to play basketball for a long time," Kahn said. "He's starting to look I don't want to use the word more normal but there's no crutches, no heavy limp. He kind of just looks the same now, and it's nice to see."Normal it's all so relative, almost a jinx to a team that had risen to...
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