Jack Ruhland thinks Jonathan Christenson's "success comes from always being on stacked teams"

Jack Ruhland

Jack Ruhland

Jack Ruhland has played in 125 UH games across multiple leagues. Rec in Bloomington South, Rec-Plus in Fridley, the Dream League at the Target Center and even the Open League in Plymouth back in 2015. Ruhland has played all over, putting up 5.1 points and 4.5 rebounds per game. He’s known for being a glue guy on the court, and here’s your chance to learn about his life off the court.

What is the first pair of basketball shoes you ever bought?

Ruhland: My parents bought me Jordan's when I was first able to walk. The first pair I can remember buying myself were some Iverson's back in middle school.


What was the first concert you ever went to?

Ruhland: Anger Management tour way back in the day with Snoop Dogg, Eminem and a bunch of other rappers.

Who is the most overrated player in Ultimate Hoops?

Ruhland: No matter who goes here they'll probably be butt hurt, but I gotta go with guys who i like to call 3-point specialists, so I'll go with Jonathan Christenson. Sorry bud, but I think a lot of your success comes from always being on stacked teams that lead to you being left open.


What is your favorite sports movie?

Ruhland: There's a lot of good one's out there, but probably have to go with Remember the Titans.


What five players (active or retired) would you pick to play against the Monstars?

 Ruhlamd: It wouldn't be right to leave Jordan off this team:

           - Michael Jordan

           - Steph Curry

           - Lebron James

           - Kevin Durant

           - Shaq


What TV show have you binged most recently?

 Ruhland: Animal Kingdom


What is your favorite signature basketball move?

Ruhland: Ginobili Euro step


If you could go on a date with any celebrity, who would it be?

Ruhland: Mila Kunis (she's a dime)


What is your best basketball memory?

Ruhland: Probably going to Timberwolves games back in the KG days with my brother and Dad.


If there was a movie based on your life, who would play you in the movie?

Ruhland: This is a tough one, I have no clue. Denzel is my favorite actor though, so that would be cool.