Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio, of Spain, practices with the NBA basketball team, Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, in Minneapolis. Rubio tore ligaments in his left knee late in a game

 

              Minnesota Timberwolves guard  Ricky Rubio, of Spain, practices with the NBA basketball team, Friday, Nov. 30, 2012,  in Minneapolis. Rubio tore ligaments in his left knee late in a game
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio, of Spain, practices with the NBA basketball team, Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, in Minneapolis. Rubio tore ligaments in his left knee late in a game against the Lakers on March 9. He is was cleared to return to full-contact practice this week and is expected to practice this weekend. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Jim Gehrz) MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES TV OUT