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RICKY RUBIO RUMORS & GOSSIP

Ricky Rubio says he never talked to Kevin Love about staying in Minnesota

With NBA training camps just around the corner, many teams will be looking for new players to emerge to help their team. One team who will need players to step up is the Minnesota Timberwolves after trading all-star forward Kevin Love. That means the team will need more from point guard Ricky Rubio in the scoring department. Rubio has been very quiet about Love being trading and...
Via No Guts, No Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio never talked to Kevin Love about staying with Timberwolves

As the hours lurched to the gold-medal game on Sunday night, Ricky Rubio still wondered whether he could bring himself to a television for United States-Serbia. For weeks, there had been a sure, steady beat of anticipation of Spain reaching these World Cup of Basketball Finals, only to witness that opportunity obliterated. Spain had its forever team, and somehow let itself lose to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio 'Loyal' To Wolves As Sides Discuss Extension

Ricky Rubio's agent and the Minnesota Timberwolves have discussed a contract extension for the point guard and talks will continue until the Oct. 31 deadline. "I'm loyal," Rubio said. "I want to give them back what they gave me there: a lot of love." Rubio would become a restricted free agent if the two sides cannot reach a new deal. Flip Saunders must...
Via RealGM
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Aw, shoot! Rubio's offense lacking during World Cup

A sampling of Spain's finest basketball players at home on a world stage renders it easy to see where Ricky Rubio gets it. The good, the bad and the ceiling-determining. Spain's run at the FIBA World Cup ended Wednesday in Madrid far earlier than the host nation -- and its rabid fans -- had hoped with a quarterfinal loss to France. But throughout the two-week world championship...
Via Fox Sports North
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Timberwolves playing well in international play

The Minnesota Timberwolves only have three players in the FIBA World Cup this summer, but so far Ricky Rubio, Gorgui Dieng and (J.J) Jose Barea have looked great. The tournament, held in Spain this year, is a mix of NBA players and the top international players so while the competition isn’t as fierce as it is in the NBA, there still are a lot of international teams  with a good...
Via isportsweb.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio dribbles between Raduljica’s legs in 2014 FIBA World Cup

We’re reminded why we were so excited when Ricky Rubio went over to the NBA. It’s because of plays like this. Look how Rubio starts the break: Le petit pont de Ricky Rubio sur Miroslav… by BasketInfos I can barely dribble between my legs and Rubio dribbles between someone else‘s legs. This guy truly is a wizard. *** *Rubio image courtesy of Getty Images. Video from Dailymotion.
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Does Ricky Rubio Deserve A Max Contract?

According to this report, Ricky Rubio declined a contract extension offer worth $43 million over four years from the Minnesota Timberwolves. It’s no secret that Rubio and his agent, Dan Fegan (also represents John Wall and Chandler Parsons, two players who recently got paid) are after the five-year max deal. Should the Wolves pay Rubio the […] Minnesota Timberwolves: Does Ricky...
Via NBA Draft Blog
18 days ago  |  Discuss

T’Wolves to Hire Shooting Coach for Ricky Rubio

A Ricky Rubio with a legitimate jump shot is very dangerous player in the NBA. The Minnesota Timberwolves obviously realize this and are taking steps to speed up the process on the improvement of Rubio’s shooting numbers. Flip also said team will hire a shooting coach for this season. Rubio, Budinger & others have been working w/ one based on LA — Jerry Zgoda (@JerryZgoda...
Via BlackSportsOnline
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves: Time for Ricky Rubio to ascend to stardom

As I am sure all of you know, Kevin Love will be leaving the Minnesota Timberwolves via trade later this month, which means the Timberwolves need a new person to be the star of the team. I believe that it is time for Ricky Rubio to step up and truly become that franchise player. Don’t get me wrong, I am a huge Rubio fan, he is actually my favorite player to watch on the Timberwolves...
Via isportsweb.com
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Ricky Rubio seeking max contract from T'Wolves

Despite lack of success and some inconsistent production, point guard Ricky Rubio wants a max contract extension from the Timberwolves. Darren Wolfson of 5 Eyewitness News and ESPN1500 reports that Rubio and his agent are seeking a five-year max extension deal. Yes. Fegan aiming for 5-yr max. RT @BrianGaranich: @DarrenWolfson With all this Love trade […]
Via Full Scale Sports
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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