Ricky Rubio RUMORS & NEWS

  • As frustration mounts for Timberwolves, Ricky Rubio says they are 'not learning'

    CBS Sports "Ten games into the Tom Thibodeau era, the Minnesota Timberwolves are as confusing as any team in the NBA. They hired the premier defensive mind in basketball, and yet they are 28th in the league in defensive rating. On the other end of the floor, they've been spectacular -- only the Golden State..." November 16

  • Ricky Rubio Upset With Timberwolves’ Lack Of Progress

    The Basketball Network "The Minnesota Timberwolves are 3-7 to start the year and in the bottom of the Western Conference, much to the frustration of point guard Ricky Rubio. After winning 29 games last season, some thought that the Wolves would explode out of the West’s cellar and into the playoff hunt. That has yet..." November 16

  • Minnesota Timberwolves PG Ricky Rubio nearing return to lineup

    UPI "Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio is nearing a return from an elbow injury after participating in Friday's practice. Rubio has missed five games with a sprained right elbow but will be listed as questionable for Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers. Minnesota coach..." November 12

  • Timberwolves' Ricky Rubio: Practiced Friday

    CBS Sports "Rubio (elbow) participated in practice Friday. Rubio, still without a timetable for return, appears to be positively progressing with his sprained elbow. Coach Tom Thibodeau says there's a chance he could play this weekend depending on his health. " November 11

  • Thibodeau: Rubio "making steady progress" with elbow injury

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "The Wolves prepared for Tuesday's game at Brooklyn by practicing in Manhattan for 2 1/2 hours today and afterward, coach Tom Thibodeau said injured point guard Ricky Rubio is "making steady progress" healing from his sprained elbow and will be looked at again when the team returns home from these..." November 07

  • Wolves' Ricky Rubio out indefinitely with sprained right elbow

    NBA.com "The Minnesota Timberwolves say Ricky Rubio will be out indefinitely with a sprained right elbow. The team announced late Monday night that an MRI exam revealed a sprain and no break. That means he is not expected to miss extended time with the injury, but will not be ready for the team's home..." November 01

  • Timberwolves' Ricky Rubio: Dealing with sprained elbow

    CBS Sports "Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau said after Saturday's 106-103 loss to the Kings that Rubio suffered a sprained right elbow in the fourth quarter of the contest and will be reevaluated Sunday. Rubio ended up playing 28 minutes before exiting the game, but provided only five points (2-4 FG, 0-1..." October 30

  • Kris Dunn isn’t stealing Ricky Rubio’s starting gig this year

    Today's Fastbreak "When the Minnesota Timberwolves selected Providence point guard Kris Dunn with the fifth overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, the writing seemed to be on the wall for incumbent point guard Ricky Rubio. After all, Rubio’s name had been involved in trade rumors for years up to that point. The..." October 30

  • Ricky Rubio likes Wolves' potential, and wants to be part of it

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Ricky Rubio had barely sat down for his Timberwolves media day news conference when a local sportswriting legend bellowed: “Do you still want to get traded?” Rubio rubbed his face, smiled. “You haven’t changed, huh?” Welcome back to Minnesota. The question pertained to a June interview..." September 27

  • Should the Minnesota Timberwolves Shop Ricky Rubio After Drafting Kris Dunn?

    Bleacher Report "In 2009, point guard Ricky Rubio was drafted fifth overall to the Minnesota Timberwolves and has been playing with the team since the 2011-12 season. The Barcelona native, however, may not be a part of the T-Wolves' long-term plans as they are looking to rebuild their team. This year, Tom..." August 31

  • Kings interested in Ricky Rubio

    Pro Basketball Talk "Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor said not to expect a Ricky Rubio trade. But Rubio comes up so frequently in trade rumors, and Minnesota just drafted Kris Dunn. Everyone expects the Timberwolves to shop Rubio eventually. When they do, the Kings apparently want to talk. Darren Wolfson of..." August 17

  • Timberwolves owner: Ricky Rubio likely won't be traded

    ESPN "Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor said during a recent interview that he doesn't think the team will trade Ricky Rubio. Rubio has been the topic of widespread trade speculation ever since Minnesota drafted point guard Kris Dunn with the No. 5 overall pick last month. Rubio also publicly..." July 18

  • Wolves owner Glen Taylor says a Ricky Rubio trade is not likely

    CBS Sports "When the Minnesota Timberwolves drafted Kris Dunn No. 5 overall last month, it seemed like the end of the Ricky Rubio era. They selected Rubio at that same slot seven years ago, and they're both point guards. The Wolves were reportedly shopping Rubio throughout draft week, and the New York Daily..." July 18

  • Ricky Rubio is reportedly on the trade block, and these are his possible suitors

    CBS Sports "The Minnesota Timberwolves had eyes on trading Ricky Rubio on draft night last week, and the indications have been that his time with the Wolves is at an end, especially after the team drafted Kris Dunn (and didn't trade him for Jimmy Butler). Rubio is an incredible passer and brilliant defender;..." July 01

  • Ricky Rubio trade bids will pour in for Timberwolves — after free agency rush

    Sporting News "The plan in Minnesota is to make draftee Kris Dunn the starting point guard. The question is, with Ricky Rubio on board, when that will happen. The Timberwolves were active in seeking a deal for Rubio before the NBA Draft, but around the league, the price was considered too high when deals were..." June 30

  • 76ers targeted Ricky Rubio and Patrick Beverley via trade

    The Sports Daily "After a 10-win season, drafting Ben Simmons and some front-office shuffling, the Philadelphia 76ers sound ready to make a major splash. This isn’t much of a shocker, not with the team clutching a trio of talented big men in the form of Jahlil Okafor, Joel Embiid and Nerlens Noel. What is..." June 29

  • Can the Timberwolves’ Kris Dunn and Ricky Rubio Work Together?

    Dunking with Wolves "Now that the #5 pick is in, speculators across the board are wondering if it is set in stone that Ricky Rubio will be traded with Kris Dunn now in the fold. It is already known that his name was floated around in deals for Chicago shooting guard Jimmy Butler, and the team has also reportedly..." June 27

  • Ricky Rubio Being Shopped Around, Possibly to Sixers

    The Sixer Sense "The Philadelphia 76ers are, not surprisingly, being brought up in several NBA Rumors so far this offseason. The Minnesota Timberwolves could be a potential trade suitor for the Sixers moving forward, as they look to be actively shopping their point guard Ricky Rubio. The Sixers were actually a..." June 25

  • Timberwolves have been shopping Rubio

    CBS Sports "Now that the Timberwolves have drafted Kris Dunn with the fifth overall pick in the NBA Draft, Ricky Rubio's time in Minnesota may be coming to an end. Dunn was the one rumored to be heading elsewhere in a couple of different reported trade talks. However, the Timberwolves look to be keeping..." June 24

  • Report: Ricky Rubio likely to be traded by Wolves

    Larry Brown Sports "Ricky Rubio’s future in Minnesota is likely coming to an end. The Timberwolves have a new regime in charge and drafted point guard Kris Dunn fifth overall on Thursday. Though there is no guarantee that they will keep Dunn, it sounds like they will be cutting Rubio loose soon. Minnesota’s new..." June 23

  • Would drafting Kris Dunn mean the end of Ricky Rubio in a Wolves jersey?

    Canis Hoopus "As momentum gains on the rumor that Minnesota favors Providence guard Kris Dunn in this draft - and vice versa - the question of Ricky Rubio's future with the team has never loomed larger. I've been avoiding his conversation for close to three weeks now because, quite frankly, I don't like the..." June 08

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