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Getting schooled by Ricky Rubio

Those in the know aren't surprised by his success. Our expert should've known better.

Originally Published: January 12, 2012
By Michael Wilbon | ESPN.com

The men who truly know the game of basketball globally, from little towns in China to little towns in Indiana, weren't really worried about Ricky Rubio successfully transitioning to the NBA. They weren't daunted by the number of times he'd score zero points and get only an assist or two in an entire game playing in Europe. They looked at his hands, his ability to throw pinpoint passes, his fearless creativity, and they knew the point guard from Spain was going to be better here, in the ...

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