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Rubio has significant ankle sprain

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Point guard Ricky Rubio of the Minnesota Timberwolves sustained a significant sprain to his left ankle in Friday night’s game against the Orlando Magic, an MRI exam revealed on Saturday.

Rubio will be sidelined indefinitely.

Through five games this season, Rubio is averaging 9.4 points, 10.0 assists and 5.6 rebounds in 28.8 minutes per game.