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Rubio Twitters: 'If U smile, things are better!'

Tweeting a picture of himself on his exercise bike, injured Wolves star Ricky Rubio reminds Minnesota why he might be as beloved as Kirby Puckett some day.
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Tweeting a picture of himself on his exercise bike, injured Wolves star Ricky Rubio reminds Minnesota why he might be as beloved as Kirby Puckett some day.

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