Ricky Rubio RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rubio excited to play with Jazz: They 'really believed in me'

    The Deseret News "Ricky Rubio is the new starting point guard for the Utah Jazz and here's why: timing. Long rumored to be part of trade talks during his six years with the Minnesota Timberwolves, Rubio was sent to the Jazz on June 30 for a 2018 first-round pick as Utah made last-ditch efforts to convince..." August 03

  • Jazz trade for Ricky Rubio, ending George Hill’s time in Utah

    Salt Lake Tribune "The Utah Jazz have acquired guard Ricky Rubio in a trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves, The Salt Lake Tribune has learned. The Jazz will send Minnesota one of its two first-round picks in the 2018 draft. Radio station 1280 AM The Zone was the first to report the trade. According to Tribune..." June 30

  • Utah Jazz Interested In Timberwolves Guard Ricky Rubio

    CBS Minnesota "NBA free agency officially starts July 1, and every day there seems to be a different rumor surrounding Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio. Timberwolves front office officials were reportedly working the phones on NBA Draft night trying to work a deal to trade Rubio, but instead..." June 29

  • Wolves intent on moving PG Ricky Rubio after acquiring Jimmy Butler

    ESPN "The Minnesota Timberwolves remain intent on dealing point guard Ricky Rubio in the wake of acquiring All-Star swingman Jimmy Butler, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN that the Wolves, despite Rubio's strong second half last season, are trying to add more shooting to their lineup..." June 26

  • Rajon Rondo, Ricky Rubio have unclear futures after Jimmy Butler trade

    Hoops Hype "After the Chicago Bulls traded Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves, Rajon Rondo and Ricky Rubio became immediately impacted as well. USA TODAY’s Jeff Zillgitt reported the Timberwolves are still trying to trade Rubio after the recent move to land Butler. Dallas was once linked to Rubio..." June 23

  • Mavs, Timberwolves Discussed Rubio, Matthews

    Hoops Rumors "The Mavericks and Timberwolves discussed a potential trade that would have sent Ricky Rubio and the No. 7 pick to Dallas in exchange for Wesley Matthews and the No. 9 pick, reports Tim MacMahon of ESPN.com. However, a source described those talks as “dead” at this point, according to MacMahon, who..." June 22

  • Knicks to once again pursue Ricky Rubio trade

    Bleacher Report "Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio is reportedly back on the New York Knicks' list of potential trade targets for the 2017 NBA offseason. Early Saturday, Ian Begley of ESPN.com reported "some members of the organization" would like the Knicks to seek a deal for Rubio. New York was..." June 03

  • Ricky Rubio, Timberwolves ready to move on

    Sportsnaut "Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio has been on the trade block for some time now. Even after a career-best performance this past regular season, it doesn’t look like that’s changed. In discussing players that could be moved during the draft, Steve Kyler of Basketball Insiders indicates..." May 26

  • Knicks Hope To Revisit Ricky Rubio Trade Talks With Wolves

    Real GM Basketball "The New York Knicks have interest in revisiting trade discussions with the Minnesota Timberwolves for Ricky Rubio. The Knicks and Wolves discussed a Rubio trade at the deadline." May 23

  • Timberwolves’ Ricky Rubio Switches Agents

    Hoops Rumors "Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio has switched agents and will now be represented by Jeff Schwartz of Excel Sports, according to Jon Krawczynski of the Associated Press (via Twitter). Rubio was previously represented by longtime NBA agent Daniel Fegan. Rubio, 26, enjoyed arguably his best..." May 17

  • Trade rumors felt different to Ricky Rubio this time

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Just like last season, the NBA’s annual trade deadline passed on a Thursday afternoon and veteran point guard Ricky Rubio remains a Timberwolf. But apparently it wasn’t the same. “As pros, we know what’s the deal,” Rubio said, “but this time felt a little different.” This time, Rubio..." February 24

  • T-Wolves reportedly backed away from Ricky Rubio-Derrick Rose trade

    Larry Brown Sports "The Minnesota Timberwolves had a Ricky Rubio for Derrick Rose trade to consider at the deadline, but they reportedly backed away. ESPN’s Marc Stein says Minnesota could have traded Rubio for Rose straight up but declined the deal. Minnesota may have declined a trade for Rose for a few..." February 23