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Ricky Rubio

26-Year-Old    PG    Minnesota Timberwolves

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

8.9

REB

3.8

AST

8.4

STL

1.8

BLK

0.1

2016-17 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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Rubio scored five points (2-8 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 1-2 FT) to go along with 16 assists, eight rebounds and two steals over 39 minutes of run during Tuesday's 116-108 loss to the Cavs.

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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 51 32.1 8.9 3.8 8.4 1.8 0.1 0.7 38.6 87.2 2.4 0.9 2.9 2.5 28.1 2.7 7.0 2.8 3.2
Rest Of Season Projections 26 MIN 24 34.2 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Ricky Rubio
2016-17 Projections 26 MIN 74 29.3 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Ricky Rubio

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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 1 34.0 6.0 3.0 5.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 20.0 100.0 4.0 1.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 1.0 5.0 4.0 4.0
Last 14 Days 5 33.2 9.6 3.8 10.2 2.4 0.0 0.6 37.5 83.3 3.4 0.4 3.4 2.6 23.1 3.0 8.0 3.0 3.6
Last 30 Days 13 33.6 12.3 3.4 9.7 1.7 0.2 1.2 41.5 86.0 2.9 0.5 2.9 3.2 36.6 3.9 9.5 3.3 3.8
Last 5 Games 5 33.2 9.6 3.8 10.2 2.4 0.0 0.6 37.5 83.3 3.4 0.4 3.4 2.6 23.1 3.0 8.0 3.0 3.6
Last 10 Games 10 34.8 12.8 3.5 9.8 1.6 0.3 1.4 40.0 85.0 3.2 0.3 3.2 3.6 38.9 4.0 10.0 3.4 4.0
Last 20 Games 20 33.2 11.9 3.5 10.4 1.9 0.2 0.8 40.7 87.8 3.0 0.5 3.1 2.6 28.8 3.6 8.9 4.0 4.5

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Ricky Rubio
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Feb 15 @DEN 34 6 3 5 3 0 4 1 5 4 4 0 4 1 2 2
Feb 14 CLE 39 5 8 16 2 0 4 2 8 1 2 0 2 1 7 3
Feb 12 CHI 33 17 6 11 2 0 4 5 10 6 6 1 3 0 6 0
Feb 10 NOP 39 15 1 12 4 0 4 5 10 4 6 1 3 0 1 2
Feb 8 TOR 21 5 1 7 1 0 1 2 7 0 0 1 1 0 1 2
Feb 6 MIA 36 14 3 13 2 0 2 4 8 6 6 0 1 0 3 1
Feb 4 MEM 38 14 1 6 0 0 2 5 15 2 2 2 6 0 1 4
Feb 3 @DET 34 16 2 7 2 0 6 4 10 6 7 2 4 0 2 1
Feb 1 @CLE 38 14 2 13 0 1 4 5 11 3 3 1 3 0 2 3
Jan 30 ORL 36 22 8 8 0 2 1 7 16 2 4 6 9 1 7 6
Jan 28 BKN 22 14 3 6 1 0 2 5 9 4 4 0 2 0 3 5
Jan 26 IND 33 4 2 12 4 0 3 2 6 0 0 0 2 1 1 3
Jan 24 @PHO 34 14 4 10 1 0 1 4 8 5 6 1 1 2 2 3
Jan 22 DEN Did Not Play
Jan 19 @LAC 17 0 4 4 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 0
Jan 17 @SAS 39 21 2 15 2 0 3 4 9 13 14 0 1 0 2 2
Jan 15 @DAL 36 8 5 10 2 0 4 2 9 4 6 0 2 1 4 2
Jan 13 OKC 36 14 4 14 4 0 5 6 12 2 2 0 2 1 3 3
Jan 11 HOU 35 10 3 17 1 0 1 1 5 8 8 0 2 0 3 2
Jan 9 DAL 30 13 5 15 5 0 3 3 9 7 7 0 2 0 5 4
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Jan 7 UTA 34 12 3 7 1 0 2 5 7 2 3 0 1 0 3 4
Jan 6 @WAS 35 4 5 7 1 0 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 3
Jan 3 @PHI 30 5 3 5 2 0 3 2 3 0 0 1 2 1 2 2
Jan 1 POR 27 1 0 6 2 0 0 0 5 1 1 0 2 0 0 3
Dec 30 MIL 35 5 1 9 4 0 2 2 4 0 0 1 3 1 0 2
Dec 28 @DEN 34 18 8 7 4 0 4 5 14 7 7 1 7 2 6 2
Dec 26 ATL 24 3 1 10 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 1 3 1 0 1
Dec 25 @OKC 30 3 6 10 2 0 0 1 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 4
Dec 23 SAC 34 13 6 8 3 0 3 4 10 2 2 3 6 2 4 4
Dec 21 @ATL 33 10 5 8 2 0 6 3 5 2 2 2 3 1 4 0
Dec 19 PHO 37 8 3 12 2 0 3 1 5 6 6 0 2 0 3 2
Dec 17 HOU 41 7 8 7 4 0 3 2 7 2 2 1 2 2 6 1
Dec 13 @CHI 35 11 5 10 1 0 2 3 6 4 4 1 1 2 3 0
Dec 11 GSW 32 8 5 6 1 0 3 3 10 2 2 0 5 3 2 3
Dec 9 DET 28 10 3 6 0 0 0 4 5 2 2 0 0 1 2 3
Dec 8 @TOR 29 7 3 3 0 0 1 2 7 1 1 2 6 1 2 5
Dec 6 SAS 31 4 5 6 1 1 1 2 9 0 0 0 3 0 5 3
Dec 3 @CHA 37 9 7 12 1 1 2 2 7 4 5 1 2 1 6 3
Dec 2 @NYK 30 3 3 6 1 0 1 1 4 1 1 0 2 1 2 2
Nov 30 NYK 38 8 2 6 3 0 2 2 5 4 4 0 2 0 2 2
Nov 28 UTA 25 11 2 3 2 0 1 4 5 2 2 1 2 0 2 4
Nov 26 @GSW 29 6 2 7 0 0 1 2 5 2 2 0 2 1 1 1
Nov 25 @PHO 25 11 1 4 5 0 5 4 7 2 2 1 2 0 1 4
Nov 23 @NOP 22 0 1 5 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Nov 21 BOS 38 7 8 9 1 0 0 1 7 4 4 1 4 4 4 3
Nov 19 @MEM 34 2 4 7 0 0 2 0 5 2 4 0 2 2 2 0
Nov 17 PHI 25 4 4 5 0 0 3 1 5 2 2 0 3 0 4 2
Nov 15 CHA 35 11 8 8 2 0 4 2 5 5 6 2 3 2 6 5
Nov 13 LAL 34 10 4 10 3 0 2 4 6 1 2 1 3 0 4 3
Nov 12 LAC 24 7 6 6 1 0 3 2 5 2 4 1 2 5 1 3
Nov 9 @ORL Did Not Play
Nov 8 @BKN Did Not Play
Nov 5 @OKC Did Not Play
Nov 3 DEN Did Not Play
Nov 1 MEM Did Not Play
Oct 29 @SAC 28 5 1 5 3 0 1 2 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 3
Oct 26 @MEM 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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Date Opponent PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
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Saturday at Houston Rockets Only available to RotoWire subscribers.

 

Ricky Rubio – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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2.  Kris Dunn

3.  Tyus Jones

4.  Lance Stephenson

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True Shooting Percentage

53.0%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Ricky Rubio has a true shooting percentage of 53.0%.

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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 51 36.0 10.0 4.3 9.4 2.0 0.1 0.8 38.6 87.2 2.7 1.0 3.2 2.8 28.1 3.0 7.8 3.1 3.6
Rest Of Season Projections 26 MIN 24 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season 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 51 1637 453 194 429 91 5 36 38.6 87.2 123 47 147 128 28.1 137 355 143 164
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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 51 32.1 53.0 43.7 43.8 12.6 3.5 15.9
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Ricky Rubio: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Rubio supplied 17 points (5-10 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 6-6 FT), 11 assists, six rebounds, and two steals in 33 minutes during Sunday's 117-89 victory versus the Bulls.

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Rubio registered 15 points (5-10 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 4-6 FT), 12 assists, four steals and one rebound across 39 minutes in Friday's 122-106 loss to the Pelicans.

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Rubio poured in 14 points (5-15 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 2-2 FT) and added six assists and one rebound over 38 minutes in Saturday's 107-99 loss to the Grizzlies.

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Rubio scored 14 points (5-11 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 3-3 FT) with 13 assists, two rebounds and one block across 38 minutes in a 125-97 loss to the Cavs on Wednesday.

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Rubio scored 22 points (7-16 FG, 6-9 3 Pt, 2-4 FT) while adding eight rebounds, eight assists and two blocks across 36 minutes during Monday's 111-105 overtime victory over the Magic.

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Rubio registered 14 points (5-9 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 4-4 FT), six assists, three rebounds and one steal over 22 minutes in Saturday's 129-109 victory over the Nets.

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Rubio scored four points (2-6 FG) and had 12 assists, four steals and two rebounds in 32 minutes Thursday during a 109-103 loss to Indiana.

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Rubio (personal) generated 14 points (4-8 FT, 1-1 3Pt, 5-6 FT), 10 assists, four rebounds and one steal across 34 minutes during Tuesday's 112-111 victory over the Suns.

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Rubio (personal) joined the Timberwolves for their morning shootaround and will be available Tuesday against the Suns, Jerry Zgoda of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Rubio (personal) is expected to rejoin the team in Phoenix and is listed as the probable starter at point guard for Tuesday's game against the Suns.

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Rubio (hip) is away from the Timberwolves for personal reasons and won't play in Sunday's game against the Nuggets, Jon Krawczynski of the Associated Press reports.

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Rubio is dealing with tightness in his left hip and is questionable to return to Thursday's game against the Clippers.

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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.