|Nov. 8 10:45 AM PT11:45 AM MT12:45 PM CT1:45 PM ET18:45 GMT2:45 11:45 AM MST1:45 PM EST22:45 UAE19:4513:45 ET12:45 PM CT16:45 - Rubio is out indefinitely because of a badly sprained left ankle.
Analysis: Rubio was hurt in the game at Orlando on Friday night. An MRI exam performed on Saturday confirmed the severity of the sprain.
|Nov. 6 9:02 PM PT10:02 PM MT11:02 PM CT12:02 AM ET5:02 GMT13:02 10:02 PM MST12:02 AM EST9:02 UAE06:020:02 ET11:02 PM CT3:02 - Rubio finished two rebounds shy of a triple-double in Wednesday's 98-91 win at Brooklyn.
Analysis: Rubio finished with 14 points and 12 assists. He's averaging 11.0 dimes to rank second in the league.
|Nov. 1 2:58 PM PT3:58 PM MT4:58 PM CT5:58 PM ET21:58 GMT5:58 2:58 PM MST4:58 PM EST1:58 UAE (+1)22:5817:58 ET3:58 PM CT19:58 - Rubio signed a four-year, $55 million deal with Minnesota with another $1 million in incentives on Friday night.
Analysis: The Wolves initially offered Rubio a four-year, $44 million extension, urging him to take less money to give them the most flexibility going forward so they could build a team around him. Rubio averaged 10.1 points, 8.1 assists and 2.3 steals but shot just 37 percent in his first three seasons.
|Sep. 18 11:55 AM PT12:55 PM MT1:55 PM CT2:55 PM ET18:55 GMT2:55 11:55 AM MST1:55 PM EST22:55 UAE20:5514:55 ET1:55 PM CT17:55 - Minnesota Timberwolves general manager Milt Newton says he is optimistic the team can sign point guard Ricky Rubio to a contract extension before the season begins, but he says the team doesn't feel in a rush to do so.
Analysis: Newton says he and Wolves President Flip Saunders are having regular conversations with Rubio's agents about an extension. So far, the two sides have not agreed on terms. If they don't reach a deal by Oct. 31, Rubio will play this season and become a restricted free agent next summer.