Timberwolves Intend To Sign Rubio Within A Month
A Timberwolves contigent led by David Kahn are spending the next week in Spain for this weekend's Euroleague Final Four and to continue work they intend will get Ricky Rubio signed to a NBA contract within a month.
Rubio's Regal Barcelona team never made it to the Final Four scheduled for his hometown this year because it got beat out by Greece's Panathinaikos team in a playoff series in March.
Rubio has a $1 million buyout with Regal Barcelona.
By NBA rules, the Wolves can contribute only $500,000 to such a buyout.