Oct 20, 2013, 11:00 PM EDT
Ricky Rubio has a flair for the game that makes him exciting to watch, even as purists see plenty of areas where he needs to improve in order to become a more complete NBA player.
That won’t stop us from enjoying this preseason highlight, however, where Rubio uses a behind-the-back dribble to get past a defender and into the paint before delivering a spinning bounce pass to big man Nikola Pekovic for the easy finish.
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- All eyes on Derrick Rose as USA Basketball mini-camp begins 22
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- Report: ‘No chance’ Kevin Love stays with Timberwolves 65