Found September 19, 2013 on Thacover2:
Derrick Rose is not the begging type. Rose isn’t concerned about any kind of big three’s or go out and getting together a dream team.  That’s not his style to recruit guys to play with him according to “I don’t recruit. If anyone wants to play with me, I don’t mind playing with … it could be anyone in the NBA, but as far as recruiting, I never did and never will,” Rose said. Rose passed on recruiting guys like LeBron, and Dwyane Wade during the summer of 2010.  He did play a part in getting Kirk Hinrich to the Bulls last off-season. “Kirk is someone I could see playing alongside a long time,” Rose said last October. “When you’re a hooper and you know someone on the court is going into a battle with you, and he’s not giving up if he knows you are going to keep battling and I’m someone that will keep fighting to the end, and he’s the same as you, so why not have him on the team? Kirk is the first person I recruited.” Rose is not a recruiter no.  Don’t think for

Derrick Rose: I will be stronger and quicker than ever

Tweet It’s been quite a while since Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose has played in an NBA game; close to 18 months, to be exact. Rose sat all all of the 2012-2013 season while rehabbing a torn ACL, but that isn’t deterring Rose from believing that he will be better than ever when he returns […]

Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is now allegedly better at ‘shooting longer shots’

While shelved over the past 17 months, Chicago Bulls megastar Derrick Rose claims to have become a better 3-point shooter. Rose suffered a torn ACL in his left knee during Game 1 of the 2012 Eastern Conference quarterfinals against the Philadelphia 76ers. Despite being medically cleared on March 8, and subsequently participating in full contact practices for almost two months, the...

Derrick Rose: I won’t Ever Recruit Free Agents to Play w/ Me

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has a strong amount of pressure on him as we head into the 2013 NBA season. Rose, who hasn’t played a NBA game since April 2012, will finally take the court on opening night as the Bulls take on the defending champion Miami Heat. Interestingly enough, Rose appears to […]

Derrick Rose Remains Uninterested In Recruiting Players To Bulls

Derrick Rose remains uninterested in recruiting players to join the Chicago Bulls. "I don't recruit," Rose told this week. "If anyone wants to play with me, I wouldn't mind playing with, it could be anybody in the NBA, but as far as recruiting, I never did or never will." Rose didn't attempt to recruit LeBron James or Dwyane Wade when they...

Derrick Rose Says He’s Been Working On His Jumper

Derrick Rose’s return feels like it’s been going longer than we have been waiting on Detox to drop. It’s actually coming though with the season just around the corner. Before training camp opens up, Rose is still on his shoe selling tour of Asia with Adidas. He of course is constantly being asking about his return. This time he’s asked about changing his style of play: ...

Source: Thibodeau Would Be Upset With Front Office If Deng Leaves Bulls

As their Eastern Conference rivals made bold moves this offseason, the Chicago Bulls' biggest story was the reported rift between Tom Thibodeau and Gar Forman. Forman let Thibodeau's top assistant coach, Ron Adams, go this offseason. Adams was Thibodeau's right hand man. Thibodeau insists his relationship with Forman is fine. But at least one source feels that would change...

Derrick Rose Wants to Play for Team USA Next Summer

Derrick Rose is expected to be ready for the Bulls season opener in Miami after recovering from a torn ACL. Rose is now looking forward to receiving an invite for team USA in the World Championships next summer. “I mean, if they pick me, yeah,” Rose said Monday in Manila when asked if he wants to join Team USA. “If they select me on the team, it will be an honor…. “I definitely...

Chinese restaurant has a Chicago Bulls logo on the front of it

Sometimes the fine folks over at Reddit NBA find some pretty classic stuff and in this post, one intrepid traveler came across a Chinese restaurant that specialized in beef. Check out the “View River Tower Cow Tendon King” restaurant which appears to have a Chicago Bulls logo on the front of it: *** Chicago Bulls image courtesy of Getty Images

Kerr: Bulls will dethrone the Heat

It seems like only yesterday that the Miami Heat were winning their second straight NBA title, and appearing in their third straight finals. Well NBA training camps are set to open in the next week or so and the time for bold predictions and fortune telling is among us. TNT analyst Steve Kerr is one of those offering their predictions earlier than usual.  Speaking with the L.A...

WATCH: Derrick Rose will never recruit players to play in Chicago

With players like Carmelo Anthony, Kobe Bryant, and LeBron James “recruiting” players to come play with them, it appears that Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose won’t be a recruiter. Check out an interview that Rose did with Rappler Sports about recruiting players to play in the “Windy City”: Here is the full quote: Rappler: “With big names and big stars like LeBron and...

Tom Thibodeau Isn’t Happy Luol Deng Could Leave in the Summer

The Bulls cut off contract negotiations with Luol Deng last week, which allows him to test the free agent market next summer. Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau wasn’t pleased by the news, he sees Deng as a critical piece to what he’s trying to do in the windy city. This is a classic example of the head coach and front office not seeing eye-to-eye. But at least one source feels that would...

Derrick Rose would be honored to play for Team USA

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will consider it an honor if he is chosen to be a part of the team that will represent the United States in the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain. “I mean if they pick me yeah” Rose said Monday in Manila when asked if he wants to join Team USA. “If they select me on the team it will be an honor.” Rose was part of the team that won gold...

Justifying Luol Deng's Upcoming Free Agency

Last week, it was made known that the Chicago Bulls and Luol Deng were no longer engaged in talks concerning a contract extension. Now Deng is set to become a free agent this upcoming summer. Despite his nine years of service, versatility, and reliability, the Bulls are making the right decision in allowing him to explore the world of free agency. Chicago will surely lose a valuable...

Mark Wahlberg says that Derrick Rose is arguably best player in the NBA

Currently, actor Mark Wahlberg is in Chicago to film the blockbuster movie, “Transformers 4″ and got a chance to hang out with a couple members of the Chicago Bulls at the practice facility. Check out the below video which shows him hanging out and playing 3-on-3 with Jimmy Butler along with his thoughts that Derrick Rose might be the best player in the NBA: *** Mark Wahlberg...
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.