Rubio back in starting lineup for Timberwolves
January 17, 2013
New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Ricky Rubio is back where he belongs - in the starting lineup for the Minnesota Timberwolves.
The Spanish point guard got the start on Thursday night against the Los Angeles Clippers, the first time he's been on the court for the opening tip since he tore two ligaments in his left knee last March. Rubio missed nine months with the injury and has been on restricted minutes since he returned last month.
The Wolves have been trying to ease him back into action by bringing him off the bench. He's been up and down in the 10 games he's played and was bothered by back and groin issues early in his return. But he's been playing pain-free for past week or so while lobbying to get more playing time.
The Associated Press News Service
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved
13-6 Run, 14-5 L19 G-Plays, +2,776
4-1 L5 G-Plays, +1,882 This Year
15-5 L20, 29-8 L37, 73% +1,831 TY
10-3 L7 Days, 20-6 L26 Totals
+1,412 Guarantees This Year
7-2 L9, 13-5 L18 Guarantees
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!