As if baggage claim wasn't enough of a pain in the neck for travelers under ordinary circumstances, Ricky Rubio waded into the area Monday at Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport, greeted by a mad sea of media and fans, and shut the place down.
Yes, the Timberwolves savior has arrived. You want to know just how unreal the pressure is going to be on this scruffy, 20-year-old Spaniard to work miracles with the worst team in the NBA, listen to the guy with the microphone in this video:[jump]
"What a moment for Minnesota!" he gushes. "Oh, the beauty and the grace!"
Need a hankie there, bro?