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Ricky Rubio
10.3 5.7 8.8
Team: MinnesotaHeight: 6-4 Born: 10/21/1990
Position: PGWeight: 192 Birthplace: El Masnou, Spain
College: NoneDraft: 1st Round 5th pick by Timberwolves (2009)

Latest News
Mar. 22 6:22 PM PT7:22 PM MT8:22 PM CT9:22 PM ET1:22 GMT9:22 6:22 PM MST8:22 PM EST5:22 UAE (+1)02:2221:22 ET7:22 PM CT0:22 - Rubio is out with an ankle injury.
Analysis: Rubio may or may not return with the Wolves probably trying to catch the Knicks for the league's worst record.
Mar. 3 10:54 AM PT11:54 AM MT12:54 PM CT1:54 PM ET18:54 GMT2:54 11:54 AM MST1:54 PM EST22:54 UAE19:5413:54 ET12:54 PM CT17:54 - Rubio had 18 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists for the Timberwolves on Monday.
Analysis: This was the fourth triple-double of Rubio's career.
Feb. 28 10:37 PM PT11:37 PM MT12:37 AM CT1:37 AM ET6:37 GMT14:37 11:37 PM MST1:37 AM EST10:37 UAE07:371:37 ET12:37 AM CT5:37 - Rubio had 15 points and 10 assists in Friday's loss at Chicago.
Analysis: Oft-criticized for his shortcomings as a shooter, Rubio is 21 of 69 (30.4 percent) over his last six games.
Feb. 12 9:07 PM PT10:07 PM MT11:07 PM CT12:07 AM ET5:07 GMT13:07 10:07 PM MST12:07 AM EST9:07 UAE06:070:07 ET11:07 PM CT3:07 - Rubio had season highs of 18 points and nine rebounds along with five assists in three steals Wednesday against the Warriors.
Analysis: Rubio is an uncharacteristically good 6 of 12 from 3-point range over his last three games.
Feb. 8 2:37 PM PT3:37 PM MT4:37 PM CT5:37 PM ET22:37 GMT6:37 3:37 PM MST5:37 PM EST2:37 UAE (+1)23:3717:37 ET4:37 PM CT20:37 - Rubio is out for Sunday night's game at Detroit while still recovering from a left ankle injury. Rubio missed 42 games because of the injury. Friday night's win over Memphis was his third game back.
Analysis: The Timberwolves say he hasn't been cleared to play in back-to-back games, and they host Atlanta on Monday night. Rubio led Minnesota to a victory Friday, but he appeared to tweak the ankle in the fourth quarter. He was able to return to that game.
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 active again for the Minnesota Timberwolves after missing nearly three months because of an ankle injury. While coach Flip Saunders wouldn't say if Rubio was going to start Monday night at Dallas, the coach said he didn't anticipate the guard playing more than 20 minutes a game initially.
Analysis: Rubio missed 42 games after severely spraining his left ankle Nov. 7 at Orlando. Rubio's injury came only a week after he agreed to a $55 million, four-year extension with the Timberwolves. He was averaging 9.4 points and a career-best 10 assists per game when he got hurt.
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.

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