As relayed by Hoops Wire‘s Sam Amico, ルビオは最高のボールハンドラーになるという法廷のビジョンを持っていますが、31歳の子供は、近い将来、親チームの会議を見逃すことはないと予測しています。.
“When my son starts school, the NBA will not be worth it,” ルビオは言った. “I will have to go back (to Spain). I don’t want to make him dizzy moving around when he’s six years old, at the age of starting to make friends.”
The Spaniard, having lived through the adjustments of staying in pro ball since age 16, said he and his wife want to eventually look past the grit and grind of the Association. “It was discussed with my wife and we have it very clear. There will come a time when basketball will not be the priority.”
Joining a young Cleveland Cavaliers squad this year, Rubio’s inclusion appeared as a relic of the League attempting to fit in with the Cavs’ plan to develop rising talent like Evan Mobley or Darius Garland. しかしながら, Rubio’s knack for pacing out the offense made him vital to head coach JB Bickerstaff’s strategy and helped Rubio reach a career-best 13.1 PPG average this year.
残念ながら, Rubio’s season ended when he suffered a torn ACL injury against the New Orleans Pelicans on Dec. 28 — a likely contributor to his seemingly dour outlook.
This will be the second time Rubio undergoes the rehab process. に 2011, Rubio had his first ACL tear as part of the Minnesota Timberwolves — who selected the point guard with the No. 5 全体的なピックイン 2009 but didn’t see him on the court until two years later as a result of overlap between his contract with Spanish basketball club Joventut.
With over $ 100 million in career earnings, Rubio has the foundation and means to keep his son, and a couple of ensuing generations, 傍観者.