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Ricky Rubio
PPG RPG APG
9.1 3.8 8.6
Team: MinnesotaHeight: 6-4 Born: 10/21/1990
Position: PGWeight: 190 Birthplace: El Masnou, Spain
College: NoneDraft: 1st Round 5th pick by Timberwolves (2009)


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Feb. 25 8:35 PM PT9:35 PM MT10:35 PM CT11:35 PM ET4:35 GMT12:35 9:35 PM MST11:35 PM EST8:35 UAE05:3523:35 ET10:35 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio had 14 points and 11 assists Saturday.
Analysis: He's totaled 27 points and 25 assists in the last two games.
Feb. 24 8:07 PM PT9:07 PM MT10:07 PM CT11:07 PM ET4:07 GMT12:07 9:07 PM MST11:07 PM EST8:07 UAE05:0723:07 ET10:07 PM CTNaN:� - After remaining with the Timberwolves at the trade deadline, Rubio logged 13 points, 14 assists and three steals to help his team to Friday's victory over Dallas.
Analysis: The recent dominance of Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins has boosted Rubio's numbers as well, as he's averaged 11.6 assists, 11.2 points and 2.8 steals over his last five games to reemerge as a solid fantasy option.
Feb. 14 7:29 PM PT8:29 PM MT9:29 PM CT10:29 PM ET3:29 GMT11:29 8:29 PM MST10:29 PM EST7:29 UAE (+1)04:2922:29 ET9:29 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio had 16 assists Tuesday against the Cavs.
Analysis: Rubio has dished out 39 assists in the last three games.
Feb. 12 3:22 PM PT4:22 PM MT5:22 PM CT6:22 PM ET23:22 GMT7:22 4:22 PM MST6:22 PM EST3:22 UAE (+1)00:2218:22 ET5:22 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio notched his second straight double-double with 17 points and 11 assists Saturday against Chicago.
Analysis: Rubio has scored in double figures in eight of his last nine games, averaging 14.6 while going 14 of 32 (43.8 percent) from downtown. He's also averaged 9.2 assists with double digits in three of the past four contests.
Feb. 10 7:08 PM PT8:08 PM MT9:08 PM CT10:08 PM ET3:08 GMT11:08 8:08 PM MST10:08 PM EST7:08 UAE (+1)04:0822:08 ET9:08 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio had 15 points, 12 assists and four steals in Friday's loss to the Pelicans.
Analysis: Rubio has averaged 14.3 points and 9.4 assists while hitting 13 of 27 from 3-point range over his past seven games.
Feb. 6 7:22 PM PT8:22 PM MT9:22 PM CT10:22 PM ET3:22 GMT11:22 8:22 PM MST10:22 PM EST7:22 UAE (+1)04:2222:22 ET9:22 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio recorded his second double-double in four games and his ninth of the season with 14 points and 13 assists Monday against Miami.
Analysis: Rubio is in the midst of a very solid stretch, averaging 15.7 points, 8.8 assists and 3.2 rebounds in his last six games. Never known as a great shooter, Rubio is hitting on 43.5 percent in that span, including 11 of 25 from downtown.
Feb. 1 6:04 PM PT7:04 PM MT8:04 PM CT9:04 PM ET2:04 GMT10:04 7:04 PM MST9:04 PM EST6:04 UAE (+1)03:0421:04 ET8:04 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio had 14 points and 13 assists Wednesday at Cleveland.
Analysis: He's averaging 12.2 points and 11.3 assists in his last 11 games.
Jan. 30 7:37 PM PT8:37 PM MT9:37 PM CT10:37 PM ET3:37 GMT11:37 8:37 PM MST10:37 PM EST7:37 UAE (+1)04:3722:37 ET9:37 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio scored a season-high 22 points and hit a career-best six 3-poitners Monday in an OT win over Orlando.
Analysis: Rubio entered Monday shooting only 24 percent from long range and was 1 for 16 in his previous 11 games. He's averaging 8.1 assists, which would be his lowest total since he had 7.3 in 2012-13.
Jan. 21 10:23 AM PT11:23 AM MT12:23 PM CT1:23 PM ET18:23 GMT2:23 11:23 AM MST1:23 PM EST22:23 UAE19:2313:23 ET12:23 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio (personal) will return for Tuesday's game against the Suns after not playing Sunday against the Nuggets.
Analysis: Rubio had to return home to Spain, and his brother posted on Instagram that their grandmother had passed away. He says he's fully recovered from the hip injury that kept him out of the second half Thursday against the Clippers.
Jan. 17 7:53 PM PT8:53 PM MT9:53 PM CT10:53 PM ET3:53 GMT11:53 8:53 PM MST10:53 PM EST7:53 UAE (+1)04:5322:53 ET9:53 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio had 21 points and 14 assists in Tuesday's loss to the Spurs.
Analysis: The Timberwolves visit the Clippers on Thursday, and Rubio had seven points, six assists and six rebounds in the only matchup of the season on Nov. 12.
Jan. 15 1:21 PM PT2:21 PM MT3:21 PM CT4:21 PM ET21:21 GMT5:21 2:21 PM MST4:21 PM EST1:21 UAE (+1)22:2116:21 ET3:21 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio registered 10 assists along with eight points and two steals in Sunday's loss at Dallas.
Analysis: The Spaniard has been a beast in the assist and steal categories of late, averaging 14 helpers and three thefts over his past four games. Additionally, Rubio had scored in double figures in four straight prior to Sunday's effort.
Jan. 13 8:14 PM PT9:14 PM MT10:14 PM CT11:14 PM ET4:14 GMT12:14 9:14 PM MST11:14 PM EST8:14 UAE05:1423:14 ET10:14 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio continued to pile up the assists with 14 to go with 14 points, four steals and four rebounds in Friday's win over the Thunder.
Analysis: In his last three games, Rubio has averaged 12.3 points, 15.3 assists, 4.0 rebounds and 3.3 steals. He did miss both of his 3-point attempts Friday and is 3 for 21 in his past nine games. Rubio's 46 assists over the last three games are a franchise record and tied with Russell Westbrook for the most in a three-game span this season.
Jan. 11 7:21 PM PT8:21 PM MT9:21 PM CT10:21 PM ET3:21 GMT11:21 8:21 PM MST10:21 PM EST7:21 UAE (+1)04:2122:21 ET9:21 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio tied his own franchise record with 17 assists to go with 10 points Wednesday. He had 15 assists in the previous game.
Analysis: Rubio scored in double figures for the third straight game but continues to struggle with his shot, going 1 of 5 and 0 of 2 from long range. Rubio is shooting 37.2 percent from the field and 25.9 from downtown this season.
Jan. 9 7:08 PM PT8:08 PM MT9:08 PM CT10:08 PM ET3:08 GMT11:08 8:08 PM MST10:08 PM EST7:08 UAE (+1)04:0822:08 ET9:08 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio handed out a season-high 15 assists to go with 13 points, five rebounds and five steals in Monday's win over Dallas.
Analysis: Rubio scored in double figures for the second straight game and had 10 or more assists for the first time in seven. He continues to struggle with his shot, going 3 of 9 and 0 of 2 from long range. Rubio is shooting 37.6 percent from the field and 26.6 from downtown this season.
Dec. 19 7:41 PM PT8:41 PM MT9:41 PM CT10:41 PM ET3:41 GMT11:41 8:41 PM MST10:41 PM EST7:41 UAE (+1)04:4122:41 ET9:41 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio matched a season high with 12 assists in Monday's win over Phoenix, though he was 1 of 5 from the field and scored eight points.
Analysis: Rubio has averaged 7.8 assists over his last eight games but has failed to improve his shooting, hitting 33.9 percent from the field in that span and going 5 of 21 from 3-point range.
Dec. 3 8:02 PM PT9:02 PM MT10:02 PM CT11:02 PM ET4:02 GMT12:02 9:02 PM MST11:02 PM EST8:02 UAE05:0223:02 ET10:02 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio dished out a season-high 12 assists to go along with nine points in the Timberwolves' overtime win at Charlotte on Saturday.
Analysis: Rubio's overall numbers remain rather disappointing for his fantasy owners, though he has registered 24 assists over his past three games. He's failed to reach double figures in points in eight of his last 10, however.
Nov. 21 8:26 PM PT9:26 PM MT10:26 PM CT11:26 PM ET4:26 GMT12:26 9:26 PM MST11:26 PM EST8:26 UAE05:2623:26 ET10:26 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio had seven points, nine assists and eight rebounds Monday but shot 1 for 7 from the field.
Analysis: Rubio has shot 2 for 18, including 1 for 10 from 3-point range, in his last three games.
Oct. 31 11:41 AM PT12:41 PM MT1:41 PM CT2:41 PM ET18:41 GMT2:41 11:41 AM MST1:41 PM EST22:41 UAE19:4114:41 ET12:41 PM CTNaN:� - Rubio had seven points, six rebounds and six assists in his return Saturday after missing the previous five games with a sprained right elbow.
Analysis: Minnesota has won just two of its first eight games but getting Rubio back should provide a huge boost. He'll be tested in the second of a back to back Sunday against the surging Lakers.

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