Ricky Rubio News Archive
Rubio (ankle) is expected to be sidelined for the next 7-8 weeks, Jeff Zillgitt of USA TODAY Sports reports.
Rubio has a significant left ankle sprain and will be sidelined indefinitely.
Rubio (ankle) will not play in Saturday's game.
Rubio's X-rays after Friday's game did not reveal a break in his injured ankle, and he will be reevaluated Saturday.
Rubio was officially diagnosed with a sprained ankle and he will be reevaluated Saturday.
Rubio was helped off the court Friday after injuring his ankle on a drive to the basket, the Star Tribune's Jerry Zgoda reports.
Rubio scored 14 points (6-11 FG, 1-3 3P, 1-2 FT) with 12 assists, eight rebounds and two steals in 34 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Nets.
Rubio had 17 assists and scored six points with five rebounds before fouling out with 1:13 left in the fourth quarter of Saturday's loss to the Bulls.
Rubio received a four-year, $55 million contract extension from the Timberwolves on Friday, ESPN reports.
Rubio provided 11 points (4-10 FG, 3-5 FT), seven rebounds, and eight assists in 29 minutes in the win over the Pistons on Thursday.