Ricky Rubio

by Catherine Fri Jan,2017
Ricky Rubio
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 4 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Ricard "Ricky" Rubio i Vives
  • Birth Place El Masnou
  • Famous Name Ricky Rubio
  • Father Esteve Rubio
  • Mother Tona Vives
  • Net Worth $8 million
  • Salary $13.4 million
  • Nationality Spanish
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession Basketball Player
  • Currently Working For Minnesota Timberwolves
  • Currently Married Unknown
  • Affair with Clara Lago

The very popular Ricky Rubio is one of the most prominent names in the world of basketball. He is a Spanish professional basketball player for Minnesota Timberwolves of National Basketball Association (NBA). Previously, he played for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Furthermore, he also played in the Euro League by making his Euro League debut at the age of 16. He is also the youngest player who played in the Spanish ACB League on October 15, 2005. Moreover, he represented his nation in the Olympic Games 2008 (Beijing) & 2016 (Rio).

 

European best guard prospect Rubio accumulates an impressive net worth of $8 million and earns a salary of $14,975,000.

Ricky Rubio's Early Life

Ricky Rubio was born on October 21, 1990, and this makes his age 28 as of 2018. His place of birth was El Masnou, Catalonia, Spain. He holds a Spanish nationality and belongs to Catalans ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Scorpio. Rubio has an older brother who also played in Spain's top pro basketball league.

So far there is no information about his parents and education. 

Ricky Rubio's Professional Life

Ricky Rubio debuted in the Spanish ACB League in 2005-06 seasons with DKV Joventut. Due to his remarkable performance, he won with the Joventut that year. He was named 2007, 2008, and 2009 FIBA Europe Young Player of the Year. He managed to win the EuroCup championship by playing with Joventut in 2008. 

On 2011, he agreed to a contract with Minnesota Timberwolves for 2011-12 NBA season. He made his debut against Oklahoma City Thunder and recorded 6 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists in a 4 point loss. On Feb 19, 2014, he had a career-high 17 assists, along with 6 points, 7 rebounds, and 2 steals in a 104-91 win over the Pacers.

On October 31, 2014, he agreed to a four-year $56 million contract extension with Timberwolves. On 11 January 2017, he won over the Houston Rockets and he had a 17-assist effort for the fifth time in his career. 

Similarly on 30 June 2017, Rubio was traded to the Utah Jazz in exchange for a 2018 first-round draft pick. Moreover, numerous awards and rewards have honored him. 

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Ricky Rubio's Personal Life 

Though Ricky Rubio is one of the popular players of basketball, he has never been caught into rumors of girlfriend and affairs. As far as now, there is no news flashed about his dating and affair. His admirers have countless queries related to his private life. But previously Rubio had dated Spanish actress Clara Lago. He, however, has admitted that he and Lago are no longer together.

As of 2018, he is single and it seems like he is enjoying the single life. It seems like he is not married. He has never talked much about his private life in front of media so it is extremely tough to find out his secrets. Despite having many female fans following, it seems like he has not been able to find his miss perfect yet. He is straight by his sexuality.

Besides, he has a good height of 6 feet and 4 inches.

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Ricky Rubio's Net Worth

Ricky Rubio is arguably one of the star players in NBA. As of 2017, his salary is $14,975,000. And his estimated net worth is around $8 million. He is currently under a 4 year / $55,000,000 contract with the Timberwolves with the average salary of $13,750,000 annually.

Year Salary
2015 $12,700,000
2016 $13,575,000
2017 $14,275,000
2018 $14,975,000

Moreover, Ricky Rubio earnings also include from the endorsements and advertisements. He is popular for his endorsements and has endorsed Adidas & Nike.  He is an avid fan of the new car. Currently, he drives Lexus.

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