Timberwolves: Rubio out indefinitely with sprained elbow

Ricky Rubio is out indefinitely with a sprained elbow, Minnesota Timberwolves announced on Monday. 

Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio is out indefinitely after spraining his right elbow in the fourth quarter of the loss against the Sacramento Kings Saturday.

The Timberwolves announced on Monday that Rubio underwent an evaluation by the team’s orthopedic surgeon, who confirmed the initial diagnosis. The team says Rubio will be listed as out indefinitely and his status will be updated as appropriate.

The Timberwolves will play their home opener against the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night at Target Center.