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Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose says he's still recovering from knee surgery and vows to show sitting out last season was the right decision. In an interview posted Wednesday on the team's website, Rose said he had to be selfish in his rehab as he tried to work his way back from a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee even though sitting out was ''one of the hardest things I've had to go through in my life.'' ''I'm not a selfish guy at all, but having this injury and going through what I had to go through and being smart, it's something that I had to be selfish with,'' he said. ''I couldn't worry about anyone else but myself and my health.'' He thinks fans who questioned him will realize sitting out was the right call once they see him playing again. ''I think me going on the court and showing them and letting them know it was the right decision,'' he said. Rose hasn't played since he crumbled to the court near the end of the 2012 playoff opener against Philadelphia,...
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