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  1. 9 Minnesota Connections To The Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... for Whalen, a Hutchinson native. The five arrived to a large welcoming party Monday night at the airport. Ricky Rubio will likely still be the point guard when the Minnesota Timberwolves open the regular season in a few months (anything can happen). ...

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  2. Team USA opponents will close the gap by Tokyo Olympics in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sporting News

    Team USA executive director Jerry Colangelo now has three Olympic gold medals to his credit, and he said after the Americans won here over Serbia that it is up to the rest of the world to catch up by the next Olympics. That might be happening.

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  3. Ricky Rubio ready to mentor Kris Dunn in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WKBT

    When Tom Thibodeau and Scott Layden were hired to take over the Minnesota Timberwolves, the expectation within in the organization and around the NBA was that they were coming in to make significant changes to a franchise with the longest-running playoff drought in the league. Ricky Rubio heard his name floated in the constant trade rumor mill, never more than after the Wolves selected Providence's Kris Dunn, another point guard, with the fifth overall pick in the June draft.

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  4. Rubio on Timberwolves' roster: 'Best group we've ever had'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dunking with Wolves

    As the Rio Olympics drew to a close, Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio spoke regarding the direction of his NBA squad and the excitement that he has for the upcoming season. The Spanish national team won the bronze medal in Rio, and the Timberwolves' Ricky Rubio started in every game.

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  5. Ricky Rubio Looking Forward To Working With Rookie Kris DunnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | CBS Local

    ... coming in to make significant changes to a franchise with the longest-running playoff drought in the league. Ricky Rubio heard his name floated in the constant trade rumor mill, never more than after the Wolves selected Providence's Kris Dunn, ...

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  6. Monday Musings: Olympic GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Canis Hoopus

    ... his number" HoodedNinj4: "The only thing worse for Minnesota than the David Kahn era (.285 win percentage) is Ricky Rubio from 10-16 feet (.274 career)." Agaac1: "The Wolves are the only team to have their draft picks taken away by the NBA. Not even ...

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  7. Rio 2016 - Euro post-mortem and prognosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Ball in Europe

    The Olympics have come and gone with two medals being snagged by European nations, Emmet Ryan looks back at how all five performed and what to expect from them in the next couple of international cycles Five teams enjoyed and endured five very different rides through Rio but, in the end, the two that brought home medals weren't all that surprising. Thoughts now turn to where this sides stand ahead of next autumn's EuroBasket 2017 and the subsequent runs to the 2019 World Cup in China and the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

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  8. Timberwolves Olympic Recap: Rubio wins bronze, U.S. gets goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Dunking with Wolves

    As the Summer Olympics wrapped up in Rio de Janiero on Sunday, Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio won a bronze medal with Team Spain. There weren't any Timberwolves players on the 2016 edition of Team U.S.A. The 2012 team, of course, included then-Wolf Kevin Love , but this time around, the only current Wolves player was part of Spain's entrant.

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  9. Aussies upset about 'ridiculous' fouls in lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | USA Today

    ... third quarter and played just 13 minutes, wasn't done just yet. When asked if he knew he had four fouls before Ricky Rubio drew his fifth, Bogut said, "Yeah, I think Spain did too. That's why (Rubio) dove into me and fell over. The referees did a ...

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  10. Spain win bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | NBA.com

    ... two free throws with 5.4 seconds left. After a timeout, Australia tried to run a hand-off play for Mills, but Ricky Rubio got his hand on the ball, Australia was never able to get a shot off, and Spain escaped with an 89-88 victory. Another medal ...

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  11. 'Boomers robbed! Worst ref call ever'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | The Mercury

    Andrew Bogut nervous on the bench during the Men's Basketball Bronze medal game at the Rio Olympics 2016 between Australia and Spain at the Carioca Arena. Pics Adam Head AUSTRALIA'S devastating bronze medal play-off loss ended with Andrew Bogut's withering assessment of Spain as serial floppers and the referees as the extra man that denied the Boomers a medal.

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  12. Basketball: Spain edge Australia for bronze in thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Reuters

    Felipe Reyes of Spain carries Sergio Rodriguez of Spain as they celebrate their bronze medal victory over Australia. Aug 21, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Spain center Pau Gasol and Australia center Andrew Bogut go for a rebound in the men's basketball bronze medal match during the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1. Mandatory Credit: USA TODAY Sports Aug 21, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Spain guard Ricky Rubio shoots the ball against Australia center Andrew Bogut in the men's basketball bronze medal match during the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1. Mandatory Credit: USA TODAY Sports 2016 Rio Olympics - Basketball - Final - Men's Bronze Medal Game - Carioca Arena 1 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 21/8/2016.

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  13. Sergio Rodriguez's Free Throws Clinch Bronze For SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Liberty Ballers

    They may have had higher aspirations coming into the 2016 Rio Olympics , but the Spanish national team will certainly be happy to come away with any medal at all. After climbing their way back from the bottom of Group B, Sergio Rodriguez and Spain took home the bronze medal thanks to an 89-88 victory over Australia.

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  14. Boomers vs Spain: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | The Mercury

    ... the long, wiry Gasol. While the likes of Australia's Matthew Dellavedova and Patty Mills, along with Spain's Ricky Rubio and Sergio Llull, will have a significant impact on this game, the matchup at the four-spot may prove to be a difference-maker. ...

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  15. DeAndre Jordan Leading Improved Team USA Defense Into Gold Medal Game Against SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | CBS Local

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  16. Australia's humbled Boomers hope to bounce back for Rio bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Bangkok Post

    ... 2008 and 2012 Olympics. "We have another game for a medal and we need that medal. We deserve it," Spain guard Ricky Rubio said. "We're going to play hard to get that medal." Spain lost two games at the start of group play in Rio and struggled with ...

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  17. US mena s basketball team advances to gold medal game with 82-76 win over SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Daily World

    ... Its roster is chock full of current and former NBA players, starting with star center Pau Gasol, point guard Ricky Rubio and power forward Nikola Mirotic. The U.S. led, 26-17, at the end of the first quarter and struggled to push its advantage much ...

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  18. U.S. locks down on defense, survives tough test vs. SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | ABC News

    ... a 61-50 lead, Team USA's biggest to that point. (Honorable mention:? Carmelo Anthony 's?flying rejection of a Ricky Rubio drive early in the second half was a play out of Jordan's locker far more than Melo's.) Numbers game: Team USA is now 12-0 ...

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  19. USA, Spain set to reprise Olympic rivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Spain vs. USA. It has a familiar ring to it in men's basketball. It's a rematch of the gold medal games in Beijing and London - which saw both times the United States emerged the victor.

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  20. Olympic Basketball Finals SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Canis Hoopus

    ... the glass and held Spain under 40% shooting. Klay Thompson led the U.S. with 22 points and four three pointers. Ricky Rubio was a disappointing non-factor, and frankly was mediocre this tournament. In the other semi-final Serbia blew out Australia, ...

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