TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule
NBA

Timberwolves' Rubio considers return to Spanish team

{eot}
Associated Press
11/19/2011 11:55:56 AM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

BARCELONA, Spain -- Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio says he will consider playing for his former team Barcelona if the NBA season is cancelled due to the ongoing lockout.

Rubio told Catalan radio ONA FM that "I want to wait until I see there is no chance of resolving the situation, and then I will sign with another team."

Rubio said that he would contact Barcelona to see if he could practice with the team while the lockout continues, like Los Angeles Lakers centre Pau Gasol and his brother Marc Gasol of the Memphis Grizzlies.

Rubio said "it would be nice to practice and play with the Gasols on Barca."

The Timberwolves drafted the 21-year-old Spaniard in 2009, but Rubio chose to stay in Spain before finally moving to the U.S. this summer.

Ricky Rubio (Photo: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

zoom

(Photo: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story

Game 3: Raptors at Nets (TSN)

Friday at 6:30pm et/3:30pm pt


NBA on TSN Broadcast Schedule


Western Conference

(1) SA 1, (8) DAL 0 (4) HOU 0, (5) POR 1
(2) OKC 1, (7) MEM 1 (3) LAC 1, (4) GS 1


Eastern Conference

(1) IND 1, (8) ATL 1 (4) CHI 0, (5) WSH 2
(2) MIA 1, (7) CHA 0 (3) TOR 1, (6) BKN 1


Playoff Schedule/Game-By-Game Breakdown



Big Tour
Social Media
twitter icon

Follow the Raptors and Raptor play-by-play man Matt Devlin on Twitter! Check out the latest Tweets!

Podcasts

TSN 1050: Late Night Game Night - Will Strickland - April 22nd

Will Strickland joined Mike Hogan for "The Post Up" to recap the Toronto Raptors 100-95 victory in Game 2 against the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night.

TSN 1290: Rona Roundtable - Alex Raskin - Apr 22, 2014

Alex Raskin from the Wall Street Journal discusses Brooklyn's reaction to Masai Ujiri's comments.

TSN 1050: Mike Richards in the Morning: April 22 - Jack Armstrong

TSN Toronto Raptors Analyst Jack Armstrong previews Game 2 between the Raps and Nets.


More Podcasts

© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television