Originally written May 01, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
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Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose isn’t the fan favorite he was a year ago just before he went down in a torn ACL in the midst of a playoff run. The city got behind him in hopes of a return, and felt really encouraged as they witnessed a few athletes bounce back quickly from similar injuries in other sports during the same time period. But alas, Rose is still out of action, even though doctors have reportedly cleared him to play. The Bulls are clinging to a 3-2 lead in their series against the Brooklyn Nets, and struggled mightily in their last game with Rose’s replacement, Kirk Hinrich, also out of because of an injury. Needless to say, Bulls fans aren’t too pleased with Rose simply sitting on the bench. Well, now is the chance for Bulls fans to sound off, as 670 The Score is inviting them to ‘sound off’ on Rose. They are asking fans to ‘yell at him, plead with him, convince him. ..’ They say they will publish the best letters, but we want to see all of them, full of Chicago dogs and vitiriol. Rose is as unpopular as they come right now, and deserve [...]
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