January 23rd, 2011
The Guard of Barcelona and one of the most promising young basketball players in the world – Ricky Rubio has no desire to play in the National Basketball Association, at least at this stage revealed New York Times, citing a source close to the Spaniard. As is known, the team of Minnesota Timbaruuvs holds the rights to the player league overseas, but Rubio has repeatedly stated that not thinking about a career in the strongest basketball league.
“Ricky liaise with Minnesota, but the truth is that he and his family prefer to settle on the east coast if you ever get to the NBA version. That’s why bosses Timbaruuvs can use it to transfer targets, but not and rely on it to play in the team, “said the source of the publication.
Rubio himself also commented about his future in the league, saying that not thinking about the NBA.
“At this stage, the NBA is not my goal. I do not want to talk and do not want to think about it. For me it is most important to win against Barcelona,” explained the youngster.