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Ricky Rubio

26-Year-Old    PG    Minnesota Timberwolves

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

11.1

REB

4.1

AST

9.1

STL

1.7

BLK

0.1

2016 NBA ROS Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Rubio once again provided stellar averages in assists (8.7 per game) and steals (2.1) last season, but failed to demonstrate improvement as a shooter, averaging 10.1 points per game on an ugly 37.4 percent from the field. It’s difficult to call Rubio a disappointment though,...

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HT: 6' 4"   WT: 194 lbs   DOB: 10/21/1990  College: Spain   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #5 Overall in 2009   Show ContractHide Contract

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Ricky Rubio Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $55 million contract extension with the Timberwolves in October of 2014. Contract runs through the 2018-19 season.

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Ricky Rubio NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2011-12 20 MIN 41 34.2 10.6 4.2 8.2 2.2 0.2 0.8 35.7 80.3 3.2 0.5 3.7 2.3 34.0 3.4 9.5 3.1 3.8
2012-13 21 MIN 57 29.7 10.7 4.0 7.3 2.4 0.1 0.5 36.0 79.9 3.0 0.8 3.2 1.6 29.3 3.2 9.0 3.7 4.6
2013-14 22 MIN 82 32.2 9.5 4.2 8.6 2.3 0.1 0.5 38.1 80.2 2.7 0.7 3.4 1.6 33.1 3.1 8.2 2.8 3.5
2014-15 23 MIN 22 31.5 10.3 5.7 8.8 1.7 0.0 0.6 35.6 80.3 2.9 0.9 4.8 2.3 25.5 3.5 10.0 2.6 3.2
2015-16 24 MIN 76 30.6 10.1 4.3 8.7 2.1 0.1 0.8 37.4 84.7 2.5 0.5 3.8 2.5 32.6 2.9 7.7 3.5 4.1
2016-17 25 MIN 75 32.9 11.1 4.1 9.1 1.7 0.1 0.8 40.2 89.1 2.6 0.9 3.2 2.6 30.6 3.5 8.7 3.4 3.8
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Ricky Rubio NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 1 36.0 14.0 4.0 10.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 30.8 100.0 3.0 2.0 2.0 3.0 33.3 4.0 13.0 5.0 5.0
Last 30 Days 9 36.3 16.9 5.0 10.3 1.1 0.2 0.8 36.9 93.2 3.2 0.9 4.1 2.9 26.9 5.0 13.6 6.1 6.6
Last 5 Games 5 35.0 15.2 4.4 8.6 1.2 0.2 0.6 35.6 100.0 2.8 0.8 3.6 3.4 17.6 5.2 14.6 4.2 4.2
Last 10 Games 10 35.2 16.8 4.9 9.7 1.1 0.2 0.8 38.1 93.5 3.1 1.0 3.9 2.7 29.6 5.1 13.4 5.8 6.2
Last 20 Games 20 35.2 16.8 4.6 10.4 1.5 0.2 1.1 41.7 93.4 3.0 0.9 3.8 3.1 34.4 5.4 13.0 5.0 5.3

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Ricky Rubio
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Apr 12 @HOU 123-118 Did Not Play
Apr 11 OKC 98-100 36 14 4 10 1 0 3 4 13 5 5 1 3 2 2 3
Apr 9 @LAL 110-109 33 2 3 11 3 0 4 1 10 0 0 0 2 0 3 4
Apr 7 @UTA 120-113 37 26 3 12 0 0 3 7 14 11 11 1 3 0 3 3
Apr 6 @POR 105-98 39 19 7 5 1 1 2 8 19 2 2 1 3 0 7 0
Apr 4 @GSW 121-107 30 15 5 5 1 0 2 6 17 3 3 0 6 2 3 3
Apr 3 POR 110-109 39 11 7 16 0 1 5 2 7 7 9 0 0 0 7 4
Apr 1 SAC 117-123 37 11 6 13 2 0 2 1 10 9 10 0 3 1 5 3
Mar 30 LAL 119-104 38 33 5 10 2 0 3 12 20 5 6 4 5 1 4 1
Mar 28 @IND 114-115 38 21 5 11 0 0 5 4 12 13 13 0 1 2 3 4
Mar 25 @POR 112-100 25 16 4 4 1 0 2 6 12 3 3 1 1 2 2 3
Mar 24 @LAL 130-119 43 19 3 15 3 1 2 5 13 8 8 1 5 0 3 1
Mar 21 SAS 93-100 30 9 6 7 2 0 4 3 10 2 2 1 2 1 5 2
Mar 19 @NOP 123-109 35 10 3 14 1 0 3 4 11 0 0 2 6 0 3 3
Mar 17 @MIA 123-105 33 20 0 6 2 1 3 8 14 4 4 0 0 0 0 5
Mar 15 @BOS 117-104 32 23 3 7 1 0 1 8 14 4 4 3 5 2 1 4
Mar 13 WAS 119-104 39 22 5 19 3 0 6 8 15 4 4 2 5 1 4 3
Mar 11 @MIL 102-95 28 22 0 8 0 0 1 9 14 2 3 2 3 0 0 5
Mar 10 GSW 103-102 36 17 4 13 1 0 2 3 10 11 11 0 1 1 3 3
Mar 8 LAC 107-91 33 15 6 12 2 0 2 5 12 4 4 1 5 0 6 5
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Mar 4 @SAS 97-90 43 11 13 10 3 0 4 4 12 2 4 1 2 2 11 3
Mar 1 @UTA 80-107 29 11 6 9 2 0 2 4 7 3 4 0 0 2 4 1
Feb 27 @SAC 88-102 32 9 5 10 2 1 2 3 8 2 2 1 1 0 5 3
Feb 25 @HOU 142-130 32 14 3 11 1 0 6 3 8 6 7 2 5 1 2 3
Feb 24 DAL 97-84 35 13 5 14 3 0 3 6 13 1 2 0 1 1 4 3
Feb 15 @DEN 99-112 34 6 3 5 3 0 4 1 5 4 4 0 4 1 2 2
Feb 14 CLE 108-116 39 5 8 16 2 0 4 2 8 1 2 0 2 1 7 3
Feb 12 CHI 117-89 33 17 6 11 2 0 4 5 10 6 6 1 3 0 6 0
Feb 10 NOP 106-122 39 15 1 12 4 0 4 5 10 4 6 1 3 0 1 2
Feb 8 TOR 112-109 21 5 1 7 1 0 1 2 7 0 0 1 1 0 1 2
Feb 6 MIA 113-115 36 14 3 13 2 0 2 4 8 6 6 0 1 0 3 1
Feb 4 MEM 99-107 38 14 1 6 0 0 2 5 15 2 2 2 6 0 1 4
Feb 3 @DET 116-108 34 16 2 7 2 0 6 4 10 6 7 2 4 0 2 1
Feb 1 @CLE 125-97 38 14 2 13 0 1 4 5 11 3 3 1 3 0 2 3
Jan 30 ORL 111-105 36 22 8 8 0 2 1 7 16 2 4 6 9 1 7 6
Jan 28 BKN 129-109 22 14 3 6 1 0 2 5 9 4 4 0 2 0 3 5
Jan 26 IND 103-109 33 4 2 12 4 0 3 2 6 0 0 0 2 1 1 3
Jan 24 @PHO 111-112 34 14 4 10 1 0 1 4 8 5 6 1 1 2 2 3
Jan 22 DEN 111-108 Did Not Play
Jan 19 @LAC 101-104 17 0 4 4 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 0
Jan 17 @SAS 122-114 39 21 2 15 2 0 3 4 9 13 14 0 1 0 2 2
Jan 15 @DAL 98-87 36 8 5 10 2 0 4 2 9 4 6 0 2 1 4 2
Jan 13 OKC 96-86 36 14 4 14 4 0 5 6 12 2 2 0 2 1 3 3
Jan 11 HOU 119-105 35 10 3 17 1 0 1 1 5 8 8 0 2 0 3 2
Jan 9 DAL 101-92 30 13 5 15 5 0 3 3 9 7 7 0 2 0 5 4
Jan 7 UTA 92-94 34 12 3 7 1 0 2 5 7 2 3 0 1 0 3 4
Jan 6 @WAS 112-105 35 4 5 7 1 0 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 3
Jan 3 @PHI 93-91 30 5 3 5 2 0 3 2 3 0 0 1 2 1 2 2
Jan 1 POR 89-95 27 1 0 6 2 0 0 0 5 1 1 0 2 0 0 3
Dec 30 MIL 116-99 35 5 1 9 4 0 2 2 4 0 0 1 3 1 0 2
Dec 28 @DEN 105-103 34 18 8 7 4 0 4 5 14 7 7 1 7 2 6 2
Dec 26 ATL 104-90 24 3 1 10 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 1 3 1 0 1
Dec 25 @OKC 112-100 30 3 6 10 2 0 0 1 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 4
Dec 23 SAC 105-109 34 13 6 8 3 0 3 4 10 2 2 3 6 2 4 4
Dec 21 @ATL 84-92 33 10 5 8 2 0 6 3 5 2 2 2 3 1 4 0
Dec 19 PHO 115-108 37 8 3 12 2 0 3 1 5 6 6 0 2 0 3 2
Dec 17 HOU 109-111 41 7 8 7 4 0 3 2 7 2 2 1 2 2 6 1
Dec 13 @CHI 94-99 35 11 5 10 1 0 2 3 6 4 4 1 1 2 3 0
Dec 11 GSW 108-116 32 8 5 6 1 0 3 3 10 2 2 0 5 3 2 3
Dec 9 DET 90-117 28 10 3 6 0 0 0 4 5 2 2 0 0 1 2 3
Dec 8 @TOR 124-110 29 7 3 3 0 0 1 2 7 1 1 2 6 1 2 5
Dec 6 SAS 91-105 31 4 5 7 1 1 1 2 9 0 0 0 3 0 5 3
Dec 3 @CHA 120-125 37 9 7 12 1 1 2 2 7 4 5 1 2 1 6 3
Dec 2 @NYK 118-114 30 3 3 6 1 0 1 1 4 1 1 0 2 1 2 2
Nov 30 NYK 104-106 38 8 2 6 3 0 2 2 5 4 4 0 2 0 2 2
Nov 28 UTA 103-112 25 11 2 3 2 0 1 4 5 2 2 1 2 0 2 4
Nov 26 @GSW 115-102 29 6 2 7 0 0 1 2 5 2 2 0 2 1 1 1
Nov 25 @PHO 85-98 25 11 1 4 5 0 5 4 7 2 2 1 2 0 1 4
Nov 23 @NOP 117-96 22 0 1 5 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Nov 21 BOS 93-99 38 7 8 9 1 0 0 1 7 4 4 1 4 4 4 3
Nov 19 @MEM 93-71 34 2 4 7 0 0 2 0 5 2 4 0 2 2 2 0
Nov 17 PHI 110-86 25 4 4 5 0 0 3 1 5 2 2 0 3 0 4 2
Nov 15 CHA 108-115 35 11 8 8 2 0 4 2 5 5 6 2 3 2 6 5
Nov 13 LAL 125-99 34 10 4 10 3 0 2 4 6 1 2 1 3 0 4 3
Nov 12 LAC 105-119 24 7 6 6 1 0 3 2 5 2 4 1 2 5 1 3
Nov 9 @ORL 107-123 Did Not Play
Nov 8 @BKN 119-110 Did Not Play
Nov 5 @OKC 112-92 Did Not Play
Nov 3 DEN 99-102 Did Not Play
Nov 1 MEM 116-80 Did Not Play
Oct 29 @SAC 106-103 28 5 1 5 3 0 1 2 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 3
Oct 26 @MEM 102-98 33 4 4 8 0 0 2 1 5 2 5 0 1 1 3 4
Ricky Rubio Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Ricky Rubio – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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3.  Tyus Jones

4.  Zach LaVine

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True Shooting Percentage

53.9%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Ricky Rubio has a true shooting percentage of 53.9%.

Projected True Shooting % in 2016-17

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What Is True Shooting Percentage?

True shooting percentage is weighted to account for field goals, three-pointers, and free throws – FG, 3Pt, FT – which provides a measure of a player's efficiency in the whole scope of shooting.

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Ricky Rubio NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2011-12 20 MIN 41 36.0 11.2 4.4 8.6 2.3 0.2 0.8 35.7 80.3 3.4 0.5 3.8 2.4 34.0 3.6 10.0 3.2 4.0
2012-13 21 MIN 57 36.0 12.9 4.9 8.9 2.9 0.1 0.6 36.0 79.9 3.7 0.9 3.9 2.0 29.3 3.9 10.9 4.5 5.6
2013-14 22 MIN 82 36.0 10.7 4.7 9.6 2.6 0.2 0.6 38.1 80.2 3.0 0.8 3.8 1.8 33.1 3.5 9.1 3.1 3.9
2014-15 23 MIN 22 36.0 11.8 6.5 10.0 2.0 0.1 0.7 35.6 80.3 3.3 1.0 5.5 2.7 25.5 4.1 11.4 3.0 3.7
2015-16 24 MIN 76 36.0 11.9 5.1 10.2 2.5 0.2 1.0 37.4 84.7 3.0 0.6 4.4 2.9 32.6 3.4 9.1 4.1 4.9
2016-17 25 MIN 75 36.0 12.2 4.4 9.9 1.9 0.1 0.9 40.2 89.1 2.8 1.0 3.5 2.9 30.6 3.8 9.5 3.7 4.2
2016-17 Projections 26 MIN 74 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Ricky Rubio

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Ricky Rubio NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2011-12 20 MIN 41 1404 436 171 336 91 8 32 35.7 80.3 131 21 150 94 34.0 139 389 126 157
2012-13 21 MIN 57 1691 608 229 418 137 5 27 36.0 79.9 172 44 185 92 29.3 185 514 211 264
2013-14 22 MIN 82 2638 781 342 704 191 11 44 38.1 80.2 221 61 281 133 33.1 255 670 227 283
2014-15 23 MIN 22 692 226 125 193 38 1 13 35.6 80.3 64 19 106 51 25.5 78 219 57 71
2015-16 24 MIN 76 2323 766 326 658 162 10 62 37.4 84.7 193 40 286 190 32.6 219 586 266 314
2016-17 25 MIN 75 2469 836 305 682 128 10 60 40.2 89.1 195 68 237 196 30.6 261 650 254 285
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Ricky Rubio NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2011-12 20 MIN 41 34.2 47.6 39.8 36.3 14.2 2.6 15.4
2012-13 21 MIN 57 29.7 48.2 38.6 34.3 14.1 2.4 14.8
2013-14 22 MIN 82 32.2 49.1 41.3 40.9 12.9 3.2 16.3
2014-15 23 MIN 22 31.5 45.2 38.6 38.0 12.6 3.0 16.5
2015-16 24 MIN 76 30.6 52.9 42.7 41.8 12.3 3.4 17.3
2016-17 25 MIN 75 32.9 53.9 44.8 41.3 11.8 3.5 17.9
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Ricky Rubio: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Rubio finished with 14 points (4-13 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 5-5 FT), 10 assists, four rebounds and one steal in 36 minutes during Tuesday's 100-98 loss to the Thunder.

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Rubio provided two points (1-10 FG, 0-2 3Pt), 11 assists, three rebounds and three steals across 33 minutes in Sunday's 110-109 loss to the Lakers.

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Rubio posted 26 points (7-14 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 11-11 FT) with 12 assists and three rebounds in Friday's 120-113 loss against the Jazz.

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Rubio supplied 19 points (8-19 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 2-2 FT), seven rebounds, five assists, one steal and one block over 39 minutes in Thursday's 105-98 loss to the Trail Blazers.

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Rubio posted 11 points (2-7 FG, 7-9 FT), 16 assists, seven rebounds and one block across 39 minutes in a 110-109 win over the Trail Blazers on Monday.

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Rubio posted 11 points (1-10 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 9-10 FT), 13 assists, six rebounds and two steals across 37 minutes during a 123-117 loss to the Kings on Saturday.

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Rubio unloaded for a career-high 33 points (12-20 FG, 4-5 3Pt, 5-6 FT) to go with 10 assists, five rebounds and two steals across 38 minutes in a 119-104 win over the Lakers on Thursday.

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Rubio scored 21 points (4-12 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 13-13 FT) while adding 10 assists and five rebounds in 38 minutes during Tuesday's 115-114 win over the Pacers.

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Rubio compiled 16 points (6-11 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 3-3 FT), four rebounds, four assists and one steal over 25 minutes in Thursday's 112-100 loss to the Trail Blazers.

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Rubio contributed 19 points (5-13 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 8-8 FT), 15 assists, three rebounds, three steals and one block across 43 minutes in a 130-119 overtime loss to the Lakers on Friday.

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Rubio scored 10 points (4-10 FG, 2-5 3Pt) while adding 14 assists, three rebounds and a steal in 35 minutes during Sunday's 123-109 loss to the Pelicans.

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Rubio finished with 20 points (8-14 FG, 4-4 FT) while adding six assists, two steals and a blocked shot over 33 minutes in Friday's 123-105 loss against the Heat.

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2016-17

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2015-16

After the 2013-14 season saw Rubio play all 82 games for the first time in his career, a severe ankle sprain cost him all but 22 contests in 2014-15. The injury concerns will be present. He has averaged 31.5 missed games per season over his career, but when Rubio plays, he's a valuable fantasy asset. With 2014-15 averages of 10.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, 8.8 assists, 1.7 steals, and 0.6 three-pointers per game, Rubio is capable of putting up a buffet of counting stats. His shooting percentage will likely still be awful. He has never shot above 39 percent from the field in a season, but the 24-year-old enters the new campaign as the unquestioned point guard (about 32 minutes per game in 2014-15) on a team that boasts a crew of explosive, athletic pieces. That means Rubio could be in line for plenty of easy assist opportunities to the likes of Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns, providing a boost to his already elite potential in that category. As a player who is still quite young despite entering his fifth season in the NBA, it's possible that Rubio's shooting and scoring numbers become more bearable, but his real value lies in his assists, steals, and above-average rebounds for his position.

2014-15

For the first time in his three-year career, Ricky Rubio proved that he could stay healthy throughout an 82-game NBA season. After missing at least 25 games in his first two seasons, the Spanish point guard played all 82 games and averaged 32 minutes per game last season. Rubio will be 24 years old before the start of the 2014-15 season, so he may be maturing into his body. Fantasy owners can only hope that he develops a better shooting stroke. Last season, he averaged a career-low 9.5 points on 38 percent from the field (sadly, a career high), 33 percent on three-pointers, and 80 percent from the line. The 6-4 guard also provided 4.2 rebounds, 8.6 assists (fourth-best in the league), and 2.3 steals (second best). With Kevin Love in Cleveland, the team has no clear number one option on offense (although it could be Kevin Martin or Thaddeus Young), so new coach Flip Saunders may hope that Rubio can provide more scoring production. Rubio can improve his field goal percentage by taking easier shots and getting to the free-throw line. (He has hit 80 percent of his freebies over his career.) Fantasy teams can use Rubio as a two-category stud (assists and steals) and hope that he will improve even marginally in field goal percentage and points.

2013-14

If "fun to watch" was a fantasy category, Rubio would be a top-five player. His creativity on offense, his ball-handling and his pinpoint passes have made him a big favorite in the NBA blogosphere. But his actual production – in fantasy terms, at least – has a ways to go before it catches up to his reputation. He's an excellent source of assists (7.3 apg in 2012-13) and steals (2.4), and a better-than-average rebounder (4.0 rpg) for his position – but he can't shoot. Rubio's field goal percentage from the floor last season looked like other guards' shooting from three – and his three-point percentage was in John Wall territory. The return of Kevin Love should help Rubio's numbers; due to a variety of injuries, Minnesota's two biggest attractions only appeared together in five games last year.

2012-13

Rubio accomplished a remarkable feat in his first NBA season. He made general manager David Kahn look awfully smart. The Spanish phenom was having a rookie of the year-type campaign, averaging 10.6 points, over eight assists, four rebounds and two steals per game--and shooting a much better-than-expected 34 percent from three-point range--when his knee gave out. He suffered tears to his ACL and LCL on March 9, ending his rookie year and putting his status for the start of the 2012-13 season into question. When he does return, he'll be the established starter on a Minnesota team that is quickly growing into a dangerous team, which will only help his overall numbers.

2011-12

Minnesota took Rubio with the fifth overall selection in the 2009 NBA Draft, but he elected to play professionally in Spain the past two seasons. He's been a professional player since age 14 and played for Spain in the 2008 Olympics and won a silver medal, drawing raves from NBA players in the competition for his passing ability. He's seen as a pass-first point guard with great court vision, but questions remain about his ability to shoot. Amid speculation he'd demand to be traded away from Minnesota, he finally signed a contract to play in the NBA in June. Though it's sometimes hard to translate production in European leagues to projected production in the NBA, it's worth noting that Rubio is coming to the NBA with a lot of question marks in his game. Through 54 professional games in 2010-11, Rubio shot under 33 percent from the field (including under 25 percent from beyond the arc). In 20 games with Regal Barcelona, he averaged just 6.5 points, 3.2 rebounds, and 3.6 assists in 23 minutes. One bright spot in his stat line is the 1.7 steals he averaged in those limited minutes. He's a candidate to hit the rookie wall and hit it hard at some point. Though he's been playing professionally since the 2005-06 season, Rubio has never averaged more than 23 minutes per game over the course of a season. Head coach Rick Adelman has been impressed by his play early in training camp and he'll likely begin the season as the starting point guard. However, he may be inconsistent given his age (just 21) and as he adapts to the NBA.