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Rubio unsure when he'll be back from ankle sprain

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Almost two weeks after he severely sprained his right ankle, Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio says he remains uncertain when he will return to the court. Rubio spoke to reporters on Thursday for the first time since he was injured in a game against Orlando on Nov. 7. The Timberwolves are waiting for the swelling to fully subside before they can do...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio Out, Zach LaVine In

It has been 11 days since The Minnesota Timberwolves beloved point guard, Ricky Rubio, left the game against Orlando with a rolled a ankle. Toward the beginning of the season Flip Saunders referred to this season as “developmental,” and those words have become the epitome of the Timberwolves. Reports from the Timberwolves camp say that Rubio was still on crutches during Monday’s...
Via Crossover Chronicles
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Wrapping up an abysmal week for the team

This past road trip was very bad for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Technically, this road trip was broken up by a home game, but that game was held in Mexico, so really the Timberwolves have had six straight away games, and only managed to pull away one win from their long road trip. The worst part of this road trip was definitely this week, as the Timberwolves went 0-3, losing by...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Home games in Mexico make no sense

Tonight, the Minnesota Timberwolves are scheduled for the second straight year to play one of their home games in Mexico City. This game will be against one of the top teams of the Western Conference, as it is against the Houston Rockets. Don’t get me wrong, I understand and support the NBA trying to expand its global presence, but to have the Timberwolves be the host for a game...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Injury Update: Ricky Rubio is 'out' indefinitely with a bad ankle sprain

The Minnesota Timberwolves fell to 2-4 on the season following a 102-92 loss to the Miami Heat on Saturday. The Timberwolves were lead by Nikola Pekovic who had 19 points and 11 rebounds. The Timberwolves were without guard Ricky Rubio, who is out indefinitely with a bad ankle sprain. Zach LaVine started for Rubio and have five points, six rebounds and four assists in 26 minutes...
Via NBA Injury News
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Ricky Rubio suffered 'significant' ankle sprain

The Minnesota Timberwolves will be without Ricky Rubio for 7-8 weeks after he severely sprained his ankle. While Timberwolves announced G Ricky Rubio is out indefinitely with a significantly sprained left ankle, I'm told he could miss 7-8 weeks. — Jeff Zillgitt (@JeffZillgitt) November 8, 2014   Rubio is averaging 9 points, 10 assist and 5 rebounds per game on the season.
Via Thacover2
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio Out Indefinitely With Sprained Ankle

With all the injuries happening around the league, such as the big blows to the Oklahoma City Thunder, you can add the Minnesota Timberwolves to the roster. During the second quarter in the game away against the Orlando Magic, Rubio suffers an ankle sprain while driving to the basket. With Rubio being one of the four players to reach the 50 assists mark, it was obvious on what impression...
Via Basketball Bicker
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves Injury Update: Ricky Rubio leaves game with sprained ankle, to be evaluate Saturday

The Minnesota Timberwolves fell to the Orlando Magic on Friday by the score of 112-103. The loss dropped the Timberwolves to 2-3 on the season, second in the Northwest Division. There was a scary moment in the second quarter, when starting point guard Ricky Rubio left the game with a sprained ankle. He had four points, six assists and three rebounds in 13 minutes at the time of...
Via NBA Injury News
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Ricky Rubio gets a pricey extension

This past weekend, the Minnesota Timberwolves gave their young point guard Ricky Rubio a four year contract extension worth $55 million. Rubio, who was set to become a restricted free agent this off-season was looking for the max contract, but even with him not getting many in the  sports media world are questioning if he is worth even $55 million over four years. Ricky Rubio Rubio...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio Signs 4-Year Extension With Minnesota Timberwolves

Close sources tells that Ricky Rubio has extended his contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves. According to the point guard’s agent, Rubio has secured a four-year extension worth nearly $56 million that will kick in starting with the 2015-16 season. ‎”We have reached [an] agreement, and we are finalizing the paperwork now,” Jarrin Akana, one of Rubio’s agents...
Via Basketball Bicker
22 days ago  |  Discuss

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